Jr. Planning Coordinator position open in Lake Orion


Job Title

Jr. Planning Coordinator


Lake Orion

Job Type


Job Summary

The Jr. Planning Coordinator is responsible for managing and maintaining the ERP system to ensure all data is up to date, credible ensuring any capacity or load changes can be identified in a timely manner, and enabling a smooth transition to increased or decreased loads from customer base.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Set up new job plans and attend associated Kickoff meetings 
  • Actively engage in Scheduling/Planning based on throughput and customer needs 
  • Communicate status for a particular job 
  • Create project files for new jobs 
  • Create schedule cards for shop operations, communicate to appropriate departments. 
  • Update plans for material and outside vendor spend 
  • Maintain production plans for new and existing jobs, ensuring accuracy 
  • Review capacity demands and assist in outsourcing requests as needed
  • Ensure effective communication between the planning department and all other functions

Qualifications and Skills

  • High school diploma or GED required 
  • Experience in manufacturing, production planning, or supporting manufacturing planning process 
  • Experience demonstrating problem solving abilities & resourcefulness 
  • ERP experience; SAP preferred 
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft office suite 
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team 
  • This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "US Person" as defined by 22.C.F.R. § is required

How to apply

Please apply directly to our website here.