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Leprino Foods
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Allendale, Michigan
United States
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Production Coordinator

Leprino Foods


Requisition ID 2017-2507
# of Openings 1
Category Portal Searching Production Operations


The Production Coordinator is responsible for ensuring timely and accurate supply of all finished goods required, and to meet the customer demands and inventory targets.


  • Develops work orders for the cheese and processing production departments to ensure accurate production and to achieve customer order fulfillment within age constraints.
  • Partner with production departments to document blending/scheduling of products, leading to maximizing profitability and ease of product transition.
  • Maintains the Production Planning Table in SAP to ensure accurate work orders for the production departments
  • Ensures that accurate material requirements are documented in the ERP.
  • Works with Corporate Product Management Planner to align customer demand.
  • Maintain proper inventory levels of Finished Goods Inventory.
  • Work with Materials Manager to minimize costs of aged inventory of finished goods, raw materials, and rework inventories.
  • Coordinate shipment of aged or obsolete inventory to other LFC facilities.


• High School Diploma or GED
• Technical expertise, knowledge, and understanding of computerized inventory principles, materials management, production management, transportation, and customer service needs
• Experience with SAP or similar integrated manufacturing system
• Prior cheese and/or dairy foods manufacturing experience is preferred
• Minimum 5 years of progressive experience with general materials or warehouse management principles required
• Prior plant scheduling experience in a production environment is preferred
• APICS Certification is preferred

Leprino Foods Company supports a drug-free workplace and is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disability/Veteran