Planner - 1st Shift

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Job type Full-time, Part-time

Job description

Planner - 1st Shift

Express Employment Professionals is currently seeking a Planner in Bowling Green, KY for 1st Shift – 7:00am – 3:30pm, Monday – Friday with possibilities of overtime. Pay rate: $14.00 per hour. Interested candidates should have a strong interpersonal communication and negotiation skills. 

Responsibilities of the Planner:

  • Receive all customer information with direct impact on the materials requirements planning function, i.e. MRP, forecasts, enter For Inventory orders, enter Shipping Releases, shipping requirements, bills of material, production and inventory issues
  • Using dynamic Materials Plan (MRP) for customer and forecast information and determine new material requirements based on approved order quantities and communicate shortages to customer
  • Responsible for meeting with Plant Manager and Planning Manager to review/update capacity forecaster to assure production in a timely manner to meet customer requirements
  • Close all orders when completed
  • Request quote from vendors and place purchase orders as needed to meet customer requirements
  • Provide cycle count spreadsheet to Inventory Team when job is complete.
  • Request disposition for Aged/Obsolete inventory
  • Update/Maintain Daily production schedule to include what can be produced
  • Run daily production meeting and email/distribute schedule to Team
  • Perform all tasks assigned by supervisor
  • Prepare weekly documentation for customer planning meeting and actively participate in meeting 

Requirements of the Planner:

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
  • Ability to work independently, exercising discretion in the performance of assigned responsibilities.
  • Strong interpersonal communication and negotiation skills to interact in a diverse environment.
  • Good mathematical skills
  • Inventory management and valuation skill
  • Ability to interact effectively with staff positions
  • Good analytical skills and independent decision-making
  • Ability to retain technical information
  • Computer literate
  • Detail Oriented
  • Two to four year college degree preferred
  • Experience in customer service
  • Self – starting team player with the ability to prioritize tasks 

Compensation of the Planner:

  • $14.00 per hour 

You may contact us by: 


Bowling Green – 270-746-0509  

Apply Online: and submit application to Bowling Green, KY location 

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Benefits available to Eligible Express Employment Professionals Associates:

  • Medical Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Holiday Pay (6 Days Observed)
  • 401 (k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Vision/Eyewear Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Prescription Drug Reimbursement
  • Scholarship Program

Express Employment Professionals

Express Employment Professionals is one of the top staffing companies in the U.S. and Canada. Every day, we help people find jobs and provide workforce solutions to businesses. Express has nearly 750 franchise locations that provide a full range of employment solutions that include full-time, temporary, and part-time employment in a wide range of positions, including professional, commercial, and administrative. There are many advantages by choosing Express, like:

  • One application makes you eligible for positions with multiple top companies
  • No fees for job seekers
  • Benefits available

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Additional Info

Minimum Age
18+ years old

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