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Fresno, CA 93710

Posted: 01/07/2019 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Food Processor Job Number: 8439

Hire Up Staffing Services is working on another amazing Direct Hire opportunity with a leading, local global food manufacturer and shipper. We are looking for an experienced Production Planner / Scheduler. This Production Planner / Scheduler role will work hand in hand with the Plant Manager ensuring that daily production for three production facilities stays in order. This job is full time, and the starting salary will be $60-$80K.  

Principle responsibilities for this Production Planner / Scheduler are:
  • Utilize MRP system to set the production schedule on a three (3) week rolling basis. 
  • Investigate and determine root cause when problems arise; develop and implement solutions to address those problems. 
  • Plan and prepare daily production programs and weekly production plan for Packaging, Cold Storage, and Mixed Commodities departments. 
  • Review production requirements forecast and adjust the weekly plan accordingly.
  • Plan production to maximize efficiencies and meet customer needs.
  • Clear for production all Industrial Sales and Export Orders and enter the information into the production plan.
  • Communicate with Engineering and Maintenance to schedule Preventative Maintenance of the equipment.
  • Work closely with Purchasing to ensure packaging materials are available for scheduled production.
  • Plan timelines with Logistics, Marketing, and Purchasing for on-pack promotions.
  • Work closely with the Processing Planner to ensure fruit is available to pack.

Education and Experience:
  • Bachelors’ degree required.  Operations Management or Logistics preferred. 
  • APICS Certified
  • Demonstrated MRP competency, experience with QAD preferred
  • Strong organization skills.
  • Strong communicator across all levels of the company.
  • Must be able to make decisions and solve problems in a timely manner.
  • Strong computer skills required. 

If you feel you meet the requirements of this role, and would like to be considered, please apply now on our website at

For additional information, please call Rhonda Gipson, Branch Manager, Fresno at 559-579-1331.

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Rhonda Gipson
Branch Manager - Fresno

With upwards of 15 years of diverse work experience in the Fresno and Kings County areas, Rhonda Gipson joins Hire Up Staffing to share her skills with clients and employees alike. She contributes a strong agricultural and dairy farming background, in combination with financial and banking experience. Her motivation is driven by committed support to our clients and employees, providing the tools and services to ensure success in their business relationships.

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