PRIDE Industries Production Planner Scheduler in Roseville, California


PRIDE Industries is a fast-paced company with a mission: To Create Jobs for People with Disabilities while providing high quality, value-added solutions to our nationwide customers. We are currently recruiting to fill the following position:

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Production Planner Scheduler

DEPARTMENT: Manufacturing

FLSA STATUS: Nonexempt

APPROVAL DATE: September 19, 2016

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision, schedules and coordinates flow of work within or between work centers or business units. Reviews master schedule and work orders, establishes priorities, and revises schedule according to projects, work order specifications, established priorities, and availability or capacity of workers, parts, materials and equipment. Reschedules identical processes to eliminate duplicate setups. Distributes work orders denoting, quantity, scope of work, and proposed completion date. Confers with production supervisors to determine progress of work and to provide information on changes in processing methods received from engineering or account management departments. Compiles reports concerning progress of work and capacity status.

SUPERVISES: There are no direct reports associated with this position.


    • Coordinates and schedules production by running and revising daily reports of planning parameters, which includes forecasting and manufacturing data, warehouse logistics, inventory cost levels and turnaround times.
    • Opens all work orders for assigned products and coordinates production schedules. Ensures bills of materials and work instructions are properly entered into system.
    • Maintains and updates material forecasting data for internal and external customers; loads data, and runs forecasting reports.
    • Responds to questions from inside sales, production and internal and external customers, and provides accurate information regarding production schedules, plans and status.
    • Revises planned orders by increasing or decreasing the buys for inventory. Notifies buyers to load purchase orders, or processes own purchase orders, depending on product, and coordinates receipt of orders with Receiving Department staff;
    • Monitors production, resolves problems, and documents work with production floor supervisor-dispatcher.
  1. Performs other duties and special projects as assigned.

  • Denotes Essential Job Function

TYPICAL Qualifications:

  • One year of experience in manufacturing production planning and/or procurement;

  • Familiarity with standard procedures in production, scheduling, and purchasing in a manufacturing environment;

  • Fundamental computer literacy and skills to use business software, and the Internet for data entry and to produce memos, emails and spreadsheets; Familiarity with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems;

  • Effective oral and written communication skills toprovide procedural and factual information, both orally and in writing; and respond to questions fromclients, customers, and managers;

  • Knowledge of business English including vocabulary, spelling, and correct grammatical usage and punctuation;

  • Mathematical ability including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division;

  • Flexibility to adapt to changing work priorities;

  • Customer service skills to act responsively to customer inquiries and requests; and escalate difficult matters appropriately;

  • Demonstrated organizational, problem solving and common sense skills


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Employees may experience the following physical demands for extended periods of time:

  • Keyboarding

  • Viewing computer monitor

WORK ENVIRONMENT: Work is performed in a business office environment most of the time. The remainder of work is performed in a manufacturing environment with forklifts and production equipment.

DISCLAIMER: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to this job. Employees are expected to follow their supervisor’s instructions and to perform the tasks requested by their supervisors.

How to Apply

If you are interested in working for this unique organization that blends business with a social mission, please apply online at.PRIDE Industries is a VEVRAA federal contractor committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Visit our website to learn more!

PRIDE will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

PRIDE will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all federal, state, and local laws.

Job ID 2018-8708

Type Full Time Regular

Location US-CA-Roseville

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