Company Name:
Leprino Foods
Approximate Salary:

Location:
Allendale, Michigan
Country:
United States
Industry:
General Business
Position type:
Unspecified
Experience level:
Education level:

Production Coordinator


Leprino Foods

US-MI-Allendale

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


Overview

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.

Responsibilities

  • 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.


Qualifications

• 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

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