Production Planner in Lake Forest, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

Job Snapshot

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    24 weeks
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    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt has partnered with a leading manufacturing company in Lake Forest to help identify a Production Planner with metal fabrication and ERP experience. 


  • Assists in expediting and prioritizing work orders and coordinating daily production schedule meetings.
  • Assists in capacity analysis by specific work center.
  • Assists in issuing BOM’s and tracking work orders, ensuring that required material is assigned.
  • Assist in the analysis of sales order releases with respect to capacity planning and material requirements.
  • Interfaces with manufacturing personnel, purchasing personnel, etc. on material status and production planning issues.
  • Monitor critical inventory report.
  • Field incoming calls from priority customers on order status.
  • Perform cycle counts when necessary,
  • Calculate labor on daily production reports.
  • Daily production floor walks through.
  • Cross train by occasionally working on production floor. 


  • We are looking for 1 – 2 years of relative experience.
  • Strong communication skills
  • ERP experience
  • Metal fabrication experience
  • Proficient Excel skills

Position is temp to hire. Pay rate is based on experience. The schedule is M-F from 7am – 3:30 with overtime required as needed.