Production Planner - Birmingham, AL

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Leeds, Alabama

Job Type: Not Specified

Posted


Corporate Overview

Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

Division Overview

Hubbell Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business. HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries.

At HPS, we build products that provide mission critical infrastructure and that deliver communications and power to millions of people worldwide. In our business, failure is not an option. Therefore, we manufacture products of uncompromising integrity and it starts with our quality policy. We hold our partners, our suppliers and ourselves to the highest standard to ensure we exceed all the technical and functional expectations of our customers.

Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Electrical, Power, and Industrial Technology.

Posting Address

Hubbell Power Systems
8100 Churchill Avenue
Leeds, Alabama 35094

Position Overview

***This is a new position due to growth!***
The Production Planner will lead all activities related to scheduling sales orders and opening work orders to the shop floor. Analyzing the production schedule and reprioritizing when necessary. The ultimate goal is shipping customer orders on-time.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop production schedule to prepare short range plans for production
  • Analyze and adjust, as necessary, production schedules that are affected by changes in raw material and equipment
  • Work with purchasing to expedite material as needed
  • Prioritize shop floor dispatches/work centers to meet production schedule manufacturing dates
  • Work closely with shop floor supervision and communicate any delays that may affect production
  • Manage parts orders for respective product lines to ensure on-time shipments
  • Interact with customer service for respective product line
  • Communicate production updates to Lead Master Scheduler
  • Provide input and feedback in a team setting
  • Any other duties that are assigned

Skills and Experience

Required:

  • High School Diploma
  • 2+ years previous planning experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Solid organization, effective communication and follow-up skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks with a sense of urgency
  • Understanding of production flow
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • MRP experience

Preferred:

  • Bachelors Degree
  • SAP experience

Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

You’ve got this!