Klein Tools has a 160-year history of serving the hand tool needs of professional tradesmen with products that represent a standard of excellence, innovation, technology and quality in our industry. We are looking for candidates who want a career working with The Premier Brand of Hand Tools.
We are currently looking for a Production Planner to be located in our Mansfield, TX Facility.
The Production Planner is responsible for internal plant material flow, scheduling, materials planning/buying, inventory management and control. This position is responsible for materials strategy and all materials initiatives. This position is a key enabler of lean and continuous improvement activities in the plant.
Specific Responsibilities will include:
1. Manage scheduling and procurement to specific performance metrics, including on-time delivery to production, inventory management, and cost control.
Qualified applicants will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain, Logistics or Engineering discipline and three (3) years related work experience. APICS Certification in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) preferred.
Must possess knowledge in a manufacturing environment.
Experience in operations, inventory management, MRP and lean manufacturing processes, and with visual management systems is preferred.
Must be able to travel up to 50% of the time during the first 3 months of training and up to 25% travel throughout the first year of employment.
Klein Tools provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, including:
If you have the commitment to succeed and the desire to join an organization recognized as the industry leader, please submit your cover letter and resume.
No phone calls please.