Production Control Planner/Scheduler
Newton, Kansas - Full Time

Summary:  Production Control Planner/Scheduler performs various production control activities including use of materials, monitoring customer orders, posting production schedules, and calculating production rates.  Reviews and distributes production, shipment and work schedules.  Generates work orders and compiles production data.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepares shop orders for manufacturing for assigned product groups.
  • Issues new stock orders from production control manufacturing list.
  • Prepares stock shop orders for manufacturing.
  • Makes copies of orders and puts with packing list for accounts payable.
  • Expedites all purchase orders.
  • Keeps production control manager informed of possible problems with deliveries.
  • Reviews job closings.
  • Prepares assigned purchase orders.
  • Files open and closed purchase orders.
  • Keeps track of released and closed shop orders.

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.  Bachelor’s degree desirable.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a similar position.
  • Microsoft and Epicor experience.

As the industry-leading manufacturer of magnetic technology products, Bunting has developed precision magnetic products for the worldwide printing, automotive, plastics, food, electronics, pharmaceutical and recycling industries for more than 50 years. Our family-owned group of companies manufactures products which serve global markets and include a broad range of magnetic materials and components, magnetic separation systems, material handling equipment, metal detection equipment, magnetic cylinders, bonded magnets, and assemblies.

Bunting offers a competitive salary and benefit package including medical/dental/life insurance, 401K savings plan, paid vacation and holidays.  Bunting is a drug/smoke free workplace.