• Share this Job

Manufacturing Order Planner

Location : Woburn, MA
Job Type : Direct
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 5+
Required Education : Associates Degree or higher preferred
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Industry : Manufacturing

Job Description :

Our Woburn-area medical component manufacturing client has an immediate need for a Manufacturing Order Planner. This is a direct hire opportunity in their growing and busy shop. Our client is offering a competitive salary, quarterly bonus and a generous selection of benefits.


This position requires a detail oriented individual who understands the importance of executing exceptional process documentation. This candidate must have some prior experience with AS9100, ISO13485 or other ISO quality standards. This position is responsible for developing and improving manufacturing processes and control documentation. Responsible to handle multiple customer demands on a daily basis. This candidate should be a multi-tasking individual who works well in a group environment.


  • Process orders from inception, responsible for building orders within MRP system and schedule production within MRP scheduling tool.

  • Responsible for soliciting quotes and executing purchase orders for outside vendor processes such as material purchasing, plating and heat treating for precision components.

  • Assures proper product and processes; confirming manufacturing requirements.

  • Provides manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements.

  • Maintains product compliance and company reputation by conforming to AS9100, ISO13485, Customer-specified requirements and regulations.

  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related goals and objectives as defined.

  • Monitors order status, maintains accurate schedule in conjunction with manufacturing management and communicates with customers as required.

  • Prepares defined work packages, including detailed instructions, drawings, bill of material, references, to initiate and control production work.

Required Qualifications :


  • Basic Understanding of Lean Mfg.: Value-add, Waste Reduction, Inventory Reduction and Flow

  • 5 years’ experience in Manufacturing Support and MRP Systems

  • Positive attitude

  • Willing to work in a team environment

  • Be flexible

Powered by AkkenCloud