Manufacturing Planner Required in the United States

Serial No: 130932
Location: Pennsylvania, United States - View on map

Skills Provision is searching for a Manufacturing Planner for a company in the United States.

The employing company has a clear mission: set a new standard for value, reliability, and quality in solar panel mounting systems.


Sector: Manufacturing

Location: Pittsburgh, United States

Position: Permanent



Salary & Benefits

  • $74,000 p/a
  • Benefits package available



  • Distribute production schedules and work orders to the relevant departments.
  • Plan production commitments and timetables for business units, specific programs, and/or jobs, using sales forecasts.
  • Manage suppliers.
  • Issue purchase orders and ensure delivery of products and services.
  • Requisition and maintain inventories of materials and supplies necessary to meet production demands.
  • Calculate figures such as required amounts of labour and materials, manufacturing costs, and wages.
  • Review documents such as production schedules, work orders, and staffing tables to determine personnel and materials requirements.
  • Revise production schedules when required.
  • Confer with department supervisors and other personnel to assess progress and discuss changes.



  • Degree in Business Administration, Engineering or Mathematics.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Manufacturing Planning.
  • Advanced user of MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint).
  • Successful Track Record working with MRP/ERP systems.
  • Work well under pressure always capable of delivering results.
  • Be an outgoing, personable individual with a positive attitude and a team player.
  • Experience working with a sales team and new product introductions.
  • Creative, analytical, and detail oriented.
  • Mechanical aptitude with ability to visualise and explain mechanical concepts to manufacturing personnel or suppliers.
  • Very strong written communication skills.
  • Willing to travel.


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