Production Planner


Joplin, MO, US, 64804

Job Requisition ID:  9793


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Responsibilities

  • Establishment and maintenance of finished bearings and ring production schedule within SAP and keeping track of production orders.
  • Serves as informational conduit between production and planning
  • Responsible for purchasing outside material and Inventory management 
  • Production order management and Service Center planning
  • SAP BOM creation/maintenance.
  • Monitor component inventory and maintain at agreed levels
  • Other duties as assigned by Supervisor

Your Qualifications


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Logisitics or equivalent 
  • Analytical skills to determine best way to satisfy customer needs
  • Ability to control flow of goods throughout the manufacturing process including work followed out
  • Ability to foresee potential shortages of material needed and follow through with corrective actions
  • Excellent communication skills with the shop floor, warehouse, and sub-contractors
  • 3 to 5 years' Purchasing


Preferred Qualifications

  • SAP experience with production orders, inventory, planning
  • Relevant experience in Inventory control 
  • 3 to 5 years' experience in Production planning

Your Benefits

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Your contact

Schaeffler Group USA Inc. 

Theresa Sherman 


Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: Production; Supply Chain Management 


Job Type: Coordinator 
Job Family: Production 
Contract Type: Not Applicable 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Nearest Major Market: Joplin

Job Segment: Industrial, Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Warehouse, Supply, Manufacturing, Operations