Randstad Planner in Birmingham, Alabama
salary:$25 - $35 per hour
date posted:Monday, September 17, 2018
industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
Contract position: Logistics Planner position with a manufacturing client located South of the Birmingham, AL area. This position will be responsible for improving product workflow by analyzing and developing logistics plans that affect production, distribution and inventory.
Responsibilities for the Planner
Improving product workflow by analyzing and developing logistics plans that affect production, distribution and inventory
Ensure day to day route management / planning and strategic improvements to the distribution system while driving down distribution expenses
Prepare planning options, evaluate cost efficiency and provide analysis of both with detailed business case studies
Support Material handling on the shop floor to verify planning and process concerns during trials launch and change implementation using time studies ergonomic analysis, layout reviews, etc.
Perform time studies for materiel handling processes to determine headcount planning for parts routing and receiving
Other duties as assigned
Requirements for the Planner
Bachelors Degree in Operations Management, Supply Chain Logistics or related or the equivalent combination of education and experience
Approximately 3 or more years relevant experience within a manufacturing environment
Demonstrated experience with project management relative to manpower and process planning
Ability to perform basic layout work in AutoCAD
Experience implementing lean material flows
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.