Planner I in Richardson, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 1/17/2020

Job Snapshot

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    24 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Our client, a large Military defense contractor is seeking a Planner I for their North Dallas location.


  • Drive consistent communications between planning, project accounting, and project management for consistent project Material EAC’s and Execution Charts
  • Create appropriate documentation to plan material deliveries and monitor the supply chain
  • Consolidate demand for purchase requisitions
  • Create purchase requisitions based on the Master Production Schedule
  • Create reports for distribution to program office, customer visits and management.
  • Maintain manufacturing build plans on a daily basis
  • Highlight critical parts and any issue, which may keep operations from meeting the MPS
  • Coordinate engineering changes with purchasing and production. Ensure disposition of obsolete material
  • Move production material between operations and document in shop floor control
  • Supply, from inventory, material as needed to production jobs to maintain schedule and overall quality
  • Support manufacturing floor to prevent production delays or product quality
  • Support, communicate and defend the mission, values and culture of the company


  • Associate’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Understanding of business processes and functional inter-relationships
  • Background in project material management
  • Solid experience in production planning and inventory controls
  • Skilled in the use of Excel, Excel Pivot Tables, Power Point, Word, as well as Sharepoint
  • Good understanding of MRP systems