Ready to take the next step in your career? Join a world-class Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) team that’s focused on achieving excellence in everything we do for our customers. We are a contract manufacturer of technology products - from surface mount to full box build - for some of the most exciting and innovative OEMs in North America.

 We are looking to hire an experienced production planner to champion speed, dependability and visibility within our operations to meet the highest levels of customer on-time delivery. In this high impact position, you will be responsible for overall planning, scheduling, releasing, and tracking of end-to-end production work orders.  The production planner will create, monitor, and report on the work order status and act as a key liaison between our order management and materials, manufacturing and shipping/receiving teams.  In addition, we will be looking to you for ideas and feedback on systems, tools and processes to support our continual improvement drive.

Responsibilities:

  • Generate manufacturing schedules using the best combination of tools and systems;
  • Actively manage the release and movement of work orders through all manufacturing operations;
  • Identify and proactively communicate the risks of delays due to labour and material bottlenecks, and produce corrective action plans in conjunction with respective departments to meet customers requirements;
  • In collaboration with functional leadership, generate, monitor, analyze, and report on key planning performance metrics;
  • Provide continuous improvement suggestions for the planning and reporting processes;
  • Assist with the development, documentation, and implementation of Dorigo Systems procedures and standards.

 Qualifications:

  • 5+ years planning experience in high mix low volume manufacturing environment;
  • Experience in EMS (Electronic Manufacturing Services) industry will be an advantage;
  • Exceptional customer service orientation and great abilities in tracking and complying with tight deadlines;
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills, ability to set priorities and work efficiently; able to work well under pressure in a fast-paced and ever-changing work environment;
  • Strong working knowledge of software applications; ERP systems, Office 365, collaboration tools;
  • Knowledge of inventory control and supply chain systems and their impact on planning;
  • Strong understanding of shop floor control, capacity planning and MRP;
  • APICS Certification (CPIM, CPSC) or like would be an asset;
  • Competent with computer software such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and SharePoint).

We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits in a stable and flexible work environment. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 ***No phone calls please!***