Planner in Costa Mesa, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/29/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt has partnered with a leading manufacturer in Irvine to help identify a Planner for immediate hire.

Job duties entail:

  • Develop, track and maintain the capacity requirements to effectively manage order backlog
  • Ensure Item Master accuracy by working with production and engineering on bill of materials and routing
  • Prepare and maintain reports on key performance indicators (KPIs) and continuous improvement
  • Resolve demand supply and capacity issues
  • Plan and maintain the schedule using standard procedures and ERP System.
  • Review and analyze MRP reports, and create and maintain inventory jobs and work orders
  • Maintain accurate MRP planning parameters and planning data on an on-going basis
  • Synchronizes supply plans per demand to ensure smooth flow of material while maintaining optimum inventory levels
  • Collaborates with cross functional groups, such as Purchasing, Production, Manufacturing, Engineering and Quality to expedite orders or resolve issues that might potentially impact on-time delivery
  • Closely interacts with Purchasing to coordinate expedites of critical parts Participates production meetings with other functional groups within Operations to discuss


  • Thorough understanding of minimum stock, reorder points, lead time, and how they’re all related in Kanban inventory systems.
  • Experience working with MRP and ERP systems and managing the Bill of Materials
  • Strong communication skills
  • Have advanced MS Excel skills

Position is temporary, expected to last 12 months.  Pay is up to $30/hr. 

To apply, email resume through posting today. 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.