Production Planner - Oklahoma City, OK

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Oklahoma City

Job Type: Not Specified


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.

Position Overview

We are hiring a Production Planner to our growing team!

The position requires planning materials, quantities, and priority order of manufacturing jobs within a plant. Responsibilities include creating and scheduling production orders, resolving material shortages, collaborating with various departments, resolving production order variances, and actively participating in production control meetings. The ideal candidate should have APICS CPIM certification, SAP and Lean experience, and the ability to analyze current processes and proactively make improvements.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coordinate flow of work within and between departments of manufacturing plant to drive on time delivery to customers by performing the following duties.
  • Create and schedule Production Orders to meet on time delivery performance goals and align with the capacity of the factory.
  • Assemble Production Order packets and verify correct drawings are included.
  • Review unscheduled customer and inter-company purchase order (ICPO) backlog on a daily basis.
  • Assess backlog and output by process line.
  • Resolve material shortages with Purchasing and collaborate with Warehouse on off-site storage pick list.
  • Respond to Customer Service on lead time requests, expedite requests, and direct shipping requests.
  • Collaborate with Manufacturing to kick-start jobs on hold.
  • Resolve Production Order variances and Cost Of Goods Issue (COGI) errors.
  • Effectively collaborate with difficult personalities to overcome obstacles and implement change.
  • Communicate with Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality, etc. as needed to resolve problems on specific Production Orders and address bigger picture issues on output and delivery.
  • Actively participate in Production Control meetings & communicate within the department to share pertinent information and set goals.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Skills and Experience

  • We are looking for someone with a Bachelors degree and a minimum of five (5) years experience in a Production Planning role with SAP experience.
  • APICS CPIM preferred.
  • Large ERP experience required; SAP experience preferred.
  • Lean experience preferred.
  • Ability to analyze current processes and pro-actively make improvements on a day-to-day basis in addition to collaborating on larger changes within the plant.

Thank you for your interest in a new career with our company. We look forward to hearing from you! #LI-HB1

Posting Address

6801 S. Sunnylane Road, OKC, Ok 73135

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.

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