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  • Sector: Office & Admin
  • Function: Production
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  • Duration: Temp to Hire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 13 July 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2168767_1655152220

Job Number: 2168767

Our client, as well-known manufacturer located in Huntington Beach has the following opportunity. This role is initially a contract role, with the opportunity to turn perm, based on performance.

The Production Planner reviews contract requirements as summarized on a sales order, determines and
orders materials required, and schedules the work required so that the material will be produced in an
efficient and timely manner.


  • Reviews and becomes familiar with all drawings, specifications, and other documents concerning customer quotations and orders.
  • Coordinates with appropriate department personnel to fulfill all contract requirements.
  • Prepares and distributes shipping forecasts and ship dates.
  • Coordinates with the assigned Laboratory Technician for accomplishment of all outside and in-house testing of material.
  • Determines product packaging and shipping requirements.
  • Performs stock checks for manufactured goods and gives feedback to customer service personnel as needed.
  • Maintains manufacturing inventory on a PC.
  • Notifies supervisor or manager of any potential safety hazards.
  • Performs other tasks and duties as assigned by supervisor.


  • High school diploma or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience interpreting work orders to the extent required to write manufacturing work orders with adequate clarity and detail for plant use.
  • Computer data entry experience or must be able to exhibit a proficiency at data entry.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

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