Production Planning Coordinator - Minneapolis, MN - Trex Commercial Products Inc.

8 Jan | Glass jobs opportunities

Job Summary:

The Production Planning Coordinator (PPC) is responsible for entering and maintaining planning jobs in the ERP system through coordination with Project Management, Process Engineers, Engineering, and Production Supervisors. This includes efficient scheduling, ensuring materials are available, and executing smooth integration of expedited orders. (60% of the role)

The PPC will also prepare work orders for release to production in the ERP system. Order preparation includes calculating and posting material bill requirements, bill of operation requirements, and compiling engineering drawings. The position requires a thorough understanding of Staging Concepts’/Trex Commercial Products product line, and the Sales, Project Management, Engineering and Production Process. (40% of the role)

Primary Responsibilities

- Entering and maintaining planning jobs in ERP system (EPICOR)
- Coordinating expedited orders with multiple departments
- Assist in implementation of continuous improvement processes and other efficiency gains
- Utilize ERP system to allocate materials to work releases for production
- Calculate bill of material requirements for jobs, assign bill of operations, and place requests for purchase orders
- Collaborate with the Engineering, Project Management, Purchasing, and Production staff

This position is in-person at our office in Brooklyn Park, MN.

Required Skills

Required Skills/Qualifications:

- Experience working in an ERP system
- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
- Professional written and verbal communication skills
- Well organized and detail oriented
- Strong process orientation and desire for continuous improvement
- High level of integrity, responsibility, and excellent cross-functional collaboration

Preferred Qualifications:

- Degree in operations and/supply chain management or closely related field preferred
- Manufacturing and construction experience are preferred
- Experience with AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor or comparable programs is a plus


Trex Commercial Products
7008 Northland Drive, Suite 150
55428 Minneapolis
United States
Phone: (877) 215-RAIL (7245)