Who is Guardian Industries?
When you are looking at a city’s skyline or any of the latest cars and trucks, chances are you’re seeing our products. Through Guardian Glass , a Guardian Industries company, we make high- performance, energy efficient glass for homes and buildings.
SRG Global™, a Guardian Industries company, makes automotive trim products that define a vehicle’s DNA and help improve fuel efficiency.
And perhaps most of all, we make the ideas, formulas and processes that make these products possible. Guardian Industries is 18,000 people working to make products that improve people’s lives!
Guardian Industries or SRG Global or Guardian Glass is seeking you to become our next Production Planner!
What You Will Do In Your Role
Approves materials, costs, manufacturing equipment, and the size of workforce needs to manufacture goods
Predicts how long a project will take to complete
Develops a production schedule detailing all tasks and when they should be completed by to meet predicted completion date
Liaises with customers, suppliers, the human resources department, and maintenance employees to ensure all workers, materials, and machinery will be available when required
Monitors project's progress to ensure it's following the schedule
Troubleshoots problems that occur during production, including staff shortages and machinery malfunctions
Monitors production and raw material costs
Collects and assesses data about the production and team's performance
Prepares reports about production processes for upper management and suggests ways to improve efficiency
Reduce waste like overproduction and overstock
Define proper stock level taking into consideration process limitations
Improve existing tool for production planning, define and implement new that would improve efficiency
Short term, long term capacity planning, labour planning for production
The Experience You Will Bring
Experience in Production Planning
Ability to communicate in English
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Stress Management Skills
Excellent Organisational Skills
Attention to Detail
What Will Put You Ahead
Good Written and Oral Communication Skills
Mathematics Skills (especially in the area of statistics)
Understanding of Business Operations
Superior Problem Solving Skills
Knowledge of Supply Chain and Distribution Management
Ability to Meet Deadlines
Knowledge of Manufacturing Processes