Planning Manager in Vista, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/29/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Vista, CA
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

We have an exciting Planning Manager position in the city of Vista, CA. If you or anyone you know has experience as a Planning Manager in a manufacturing setting, we want to hear from you!


What's in it for you?

  • Pay $71K-120k – Direct Hire position
  • Long Term position 
  • Growth opportunity within a well established company
  • Medical Benefits 


  • Create a Master Production Schedule that satisfies customer demand with optimum inventory levels & resource utilization.
  • Establish production schedules including material procurement and supplier manufacturing schedules.
  • Coordinate customer requirements with Sales & Marketing and manufacturing resources.
  • Accountable for maintaining all delivery commitments to customers.
  • Assist with revenue and delivery forecasts based on the Master Schedule and capacity utilization.
  • Establish and maintain a "working line of communication" with all company functions.
  • Follow up on actual-against-scheduled production and prepare completion reports.
  • Analyze the supply and demand balance for products, determine out-of-balance conditions, identifying alternatives and recommending action(s) for approval.
  • Develop and manage annual functional budget for the Planning/Master Scheduling organization.
  • Participate in physical inventories as necessary.
  • Participate in management projects and other ad hoc analyses as needed.?


  • Minimum 5 years experience as Planning Manager in a manufacturing setting (Preferred in food industry)
  • AAS or BS Degree in Business Administration or Economics or equivalent work experience.
  • APICS certification is highly desired
  • Must be familiar with Bills of Material & Router maintenance along with an understanding of production scheduling & control
  • Must understand and be able to manage a project schedule for non-recurring activities.
  • Must understand production flow principles and processes
  • Familiarity with all Microsoft Applications. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Please apply online for immediate consideration or contact your local Volt branch!

Thank you!

Volt is an EOE