Production Planning Manager

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Plans, organizes, directs, and controls all activities related to the production planning and demand planning process for Troemner, LLC. Leads team to effectively execute the daily activities of planning. Collaborates with all teams in the production organization to produce the products required to meet customer demand in a productive and cost controlled manner. As part of the Operations organization, works closely with procurement, warehouse, and logistics in the control and optimization of the end-to-end supply chain. 
  • Responsible for the overall management, coordination, and evaluation of production planning and scheduling.
  • Establishes and maintains positive working relationships within assigned teams and with all departments. 
  • Plans, organizes, directs, and controls activities related to the production planning, forecasting, and demand planning. 
  • Responsible for analyzing and setting correct inventory levels to meet customer demand requirements while also controlling inventory costs. 
  • Guides team members to execute the activities of planning on schedule and with the highest quality to meeting customer requirements.
  • Aligns global planning requirements with key stakeholders from sales partners and logistics hubs to ensure correct inventory supply in support of global demand. 
  • Leads efforts to maintain the quality of the company business system to ensure successful daily planning and to continuously improve planning accuracy. 
  • Evaluates demand requirements and production capabilities to identify capacity problems. 
  • Provides daily updates on key planning performance indicators and reports on critical risks and disruptions to the production environment. 
  • Leads team to perform root cause analysis and implement sustainable solutions to eliminate problems. 
  • Carries out supervisory responsibilities including but not limited to: interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance;

What You Need to Succeed

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field –  Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Logistics, Business Administration
  • 4-6 years of related experience with production and/or demand planning.
  • Experience in a supervisor role preferred.
  • Experience using SAP Materials Management module strongly preferred.
  • Experience with Lean principals preferred.  
  • Strong interpersonal skills able to work with diverse group of colleagues.  
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office software products especially Microsoft Excel.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing procedures and techniques.
  • Strong mathematical skills. 

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching 
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, 
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation 
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment

About Mettler Toledo

Troemner, LLC is the world's leading supplier of precision weights and mass calibration standards. Troemner weights are manufactured in a state-of-the-art facility using the finest materials and equipment available. Troemner is capable of providing unmatched measurements and metrological analysis and to provide customers with unmatched precision in weights. In addition to our weights and calibration services, Troemner broadened its expertise into the manufacture of a full line of laboratory equipment. For over 50 years we have been a leading provider of reliable, high quality laboratory equipment products. Additional information about Troemner, LLC can be found at Troemner is a division of Mettler-Toledo.

Equal Opportunity Employment

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