Randstad Production Planner in Commerce City, Colorado

Production Planner

job details:

  • location:Commerce City, CO

  • salary:$45,000 - $60,000 per year

  • date posted:Tuesday, September 11, 2018

  • experience:Experienced

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:S_683001

  • questions:lauren.kosteroski@randstadusa.com303-771-5434

job description

Production Planner

Randstad is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Production Planner position at a material handling equipment supplier in Commerce City, Colorado!

This is a Direct Hire opportunity with a salary range of $50,000 - $60,000/year, depending on experience.

This is a very hands on position requiring walking the shop floor to work with other shop personnel and to be part of the Warehouse/Receiving department.


-Perform planning and production tasks as required for the Production Manager.

-Work with MRP system to process and monitor production work orders, purchasing, inventory, shortages and shipping.

-Modify work orders by adding material cards, operations outsourcing, etc. The company uses VISUAL ERP Purchasing and Production planning software.

-Open up work orders for production personnel per job. Review material and quantities

-Print drawings for shop when needed.

-Check work orders against drawings to ensure proper documentation is attached. Work with the Engineering department to correct any discrepancies.

-Arrange work orders for proper routing to different departments on the production floor and distribute as needed.

-Follow through on the current status of production and if there are any shortages or potential shortages in materials or consumable products.

-Generate purchasing requisitions for material and/or consumables as needed.

-Run material shortage reports informing the Production Manager and Purchasing department of variances or discrepancies.

-Gather schematics, numerical tags, installation assembly drawings, and written materials to be included in shipments.

-Arrange trucks for inbound and outbound shipments as needed.

-Generate Bills of Lading and pack lists.

-Get freight rates and dispatch trucks as needed.

-Overall, assist the production manager in day to day operations in the Production department.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


-Analytical Skills

-Leadership Skills

-Problem Solving

-Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills

-Understanding of Business Operations


Experience: Production Planning: 4 years (Preferred), Visual ERP Experience

Education: High school (Required)

License: Drivers (Required)


Morning (Preferred)

Mid-Day (Preferred)

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