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Production Planner

    • Job Tracking ID: 512241-809247
    • Job Location: Mason, OH
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: 2 year degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: March 30, 2022
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Founded in 1925, Festo Corporation is the leading worldwide supplier of automation technology and the performance leader in industrial training and education programs.  For many years Festo has been providing impetus for factory automation and offers a wide product and service portfolio – from individual components to complex customized solutions and system. As a family-owned company, we act from a holistic perspective. We take responsibility for our actions globally and locally, and want to contribute to the quality of life and conservation of resources where we operate with new technologies, knowledge and education.


At Festo, we hire people who continuously live our five core Values:

  • We are Ambitious
  • We are Determined
  • We are Visionary
  • We Value Each Other
  • We are Dependable


Key Responsibilities include:

  • Daily/Weekly/Monthly Production Order sequencing and scheduling 
  • Weekly/monthly production capacity leveling/planning
  • ERP Master data maintenance
  • Expediting of production orders
  • Large order analysis, confirmation and scheduling 
  • Inventory Analysis
  • MRP exceptions monitoring/management
  • Perform delivery reliability analysis and countermeasure 

Experience and Skills:

  • 3+ years of relevant job experience in a manufacturing and/or distribution environment
  • Inventory and production control background preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and SAP
  • Project Planning Experience a plus
  • Customer Service experience preferred.  

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster