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Espey Manufacturing is seeking a Production Planner to join the Manufacturing and Production team. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Planning the production schedule for the manufacturing floor, taking into consideration available capacity, raw material inventory levels, customer order requirements and best production order sequence.
  • Processing Engineering Change Notices.
  • Setting up jobs for Engineering and Production as well as rework.
  • Developing and implementing master production schedules.
  • Adding job numbers and updating job information regularly.
  • Tracking job dates.
  • Discuss volumes and capacities in the Master Production Schedule with production departments and elsewhere, as needed.
  • Using Epicor 10, Convert customer orders to jobs within the Master Production Schedule to create orders in the plant MRP system.
  • Verify product structure and bill of material for all planned orders.
  • Analyze material change orders and Engineering change orders, update MRP and production departments, and coordinate the introduction of the change orders.
  • Provide data about the engineering changes to other departments.
  • Manage parameters in the production system and monitor the delivery of parts and sub-assemblies throughout all production departments.
  • Prepare and publish production planning schedules, taking into account the work day calendar, restrictions and capacities of each area.
  • Track key performance indicators and take corrective actions if necessary.
  • Document processes and work instructions.

Required Education & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred. High School degree is required.
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in planning and/or scheduling in a manufacturing environment is required.
  • Knowledge of Vantage 10 is preferred.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office is required.

**Must be US Citizen**

Send resumes and salary requirements to Espey Mfg.& Electronics Corp., Attn: Human Resources, 233 Ballston Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or email to  EOE