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ResourceMFG | Manufacturing Workforce Specialists

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ResourceMFG has a great opportunity for a Production Planner within a aerospace company in Simi Valley, Ca. 

Pay: $29 - $35

Hours: 7am - 4pm

Monday to Friday

The Production Planner will coordinate the activities of the production department to deliver products on
schedule in a fast-paced environment. The planner organizes the smooth transition from engineering to
production, providing a work schedule, and ensures availability of resources to meet deadlines. This individual
works with program management, engineering, procurement, quality and shipping to advance production.
The ideal candidate will have a high school diploma with 5+ years’ experience in a high-tech manufacturing
environment or an Associate’s degree in Electrical Engineering or other related Engineering discipline (GPA >
3.2), and 3+ years recent experience in hands-on development.

The Production Planner will:
Work with engineering to understand the build process for highly technical prototype and production
Create, maintain and close sub-assembly and final assembly work orders (WOs).
Load BOMs into the productions system and set-up.
Use production system and spreadsheets to create, maintain and update the production schedule.
Forecast and communicate with procurement for required materials.
Ensure production always has work queued up and is operating as efficiently as possible
Act as a gatekeeper, liaison between production and other departments.
Ensure production always has work queued up and is operating as efficiently as possible.
Communicate and coordinate with multiple departments on prep, inventory, plan changes, assembly,
testing and execution.
Review production progress and work to eliminate delays by expediting material shipments or revising
the production schedule due to shortages or issues.
Support quality engineer with production inspection where appropriate.
Advise management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production
problems to ensure personnel, equipment, materials and services


Job Requirements

Candidate should be able to demonstrate knowledge in:
• Basic electrical and mechanical manufacturing experience
• Electrical components e.g., Integrated circuit, capacitor, resistor
• Reading and interpreting Build of Materials (BOM) and build instructions to develop work orders
instructions and work order packet for production.
• Ensure work orders, part kits, build instructions, tools and other material are complete and ready for
sub and final assembly
• Configuration and quality management

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