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Production Planner

Metalcraft Technology Inc. is a manufacturing company with more than 25 years of experience in sheet metal fabrication. We serve clients in Canada and the U.S. from our location in Coquitlam, BC. We are currently looking for a Production Planner to join our Planning team.

Only candidates who live in Metro Vancouver will be considered for this position.

Job Description:

At Metalcraft Technology Inc, the production planner co-ordinates and expedites the flow of work and materials within establishments, prepares work and production schedules and monitors the progress of production projects. The Production Planner plans, creates, and manages the production schedule in a way that maximizes production efficiencies and maintains a high level of customer service. The Planner schedules and directs all production departments to ensure production of each work order is completed as per the specs and to the required due dates.

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Review production requirements and create a detailed production schedule to maximize efficiency (least cost at highest output rate).
  • Using ERP to plans and develop weekly production line schedules of assigned departments based on the master schedule plan.
  • In addition, may schedule rework, unfinished parts and assemblies, new production releases, and special orders.
  • Perform detailed capacity planning on constraints such as machines, labor, time, and space.
  • Adjust the schedule as necessary to maximum capacity utilization and overall highest output rate accordingly.
  • Ensure that planned schedule is executed efficiently and on schedule – use bottleneck theory of constraints.
  • Perform daily huddles to coordinate/improve/communicate directives and targets.
  • Oversee production and supervise the day-to-day operations of production departments.
  • Coordinate and set daily targets for each department.
  • Coordinate with each production department daily to track output and issues in real-time;
  • resolve issues regarding manufacturing efficiency or customer service issues as requested, and adjust schedule as needed.
  • Work with the Operations Manager to set and/or document; daily, weekly, quarterly targets.
  • Continuously improve ERP and Information Systems to maximize benefits and efficiency of the tool.
  • Liaison for Customers and Suppliers regarding updates, order status, etc.
  • Support other activities as required by company requirements and management direction.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, or Business-related field.
  • A minimum of one year of manufacturing experience in Planning, Scheduling
  • ERP system experience particularly with manufacturing, warehouse, and distribution systems.
  • Ability to communicate professionally, verbally and in writing, with team members and customers.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Proficient in MS Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Outlook, Teams.

What We Offer:

  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • Exposure to a variety of challenging and exciting projects.
  • Company events such as Holiday parties, BBQ’s, corporate lunches etc.
  • Full-time Shift, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
  • Pay: $23.00-$25.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care

Email your resume to Metalcraft Technology at: nelly@metalcraft.ca

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Testimonials

“I’ve only had a chance to open and review the one fully assembled chassis as of yet but I have commend and express my appreciation for the level of quality of the finished product. The Anodizing, Artwork, Powder Coating and Laser Cutting is absolutely immaculate and looks incredible. This is a huge reflection of our companies mission for quality professional products.  […] fantastic job and thank you for providing this level of quality. We’re looking forward to more orders coming shortly.”

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“We supply product to the medical field so we need our suppliers to establish and maintain a solid quality system. Metalcraft has a solid quality system. They ensure our product is on-time and meets our specifications. They are always available to us and often suggests better alternatives. Thank you Metalcraft.”

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“Metalcraft Technology has helped us immensely with the manufacturing of our parts. When we first sourced Metalcraft 6 years ago we realized that we would definitely have a long term relationship with them due to their ISO registration and Lean Manufacturing. Not only did they provide quality product, but with their lean manufacturing expertise they helped us streamline our processes, saving us time and costs.”

C.B

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“Metalcraft Technology has been a critical supplier to us for many years. Their capability to deliver quality, on-time quality product has ensured us that we can meet our customer’s delivery requirements. Metalcraft’s Technology’s kanban system has been our blessing. Azim and Reh are always available to us, often enhancing our product. Thank you to everyone at Metalcraft.”

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“Just wanted to let you know that I very much appreciate the level of service I get from your people at the shop. They are all such a pleasure to do business with. It’s a level of service that is very rare these days especially in this industry.”

T.B.

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“I just wanted to extend thanks and praise from NXT for all the hard work in meeting our tight timelines for this past project. The sheet metal quality was impeccable and your ability to push the parts through without full design documentation is a testament your experience in planning, skilled staff and also our trust in your attention to detail and quality workmanship.”

M.W

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“Thanks again to you and your team for helping us out all last week with our rush parts. You were able to deliver excellent quality parts in an incredibly short time!”

L.R

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“We have been hesitant to throw any big jobs your way because we have numerous sheet metal houses in the US. However, everything you’ve shipped us thus far has been on-time, on-budget, and without flaw. It’s time to give you a chance to become one of our key vendors.”

P.J.

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“We had a critical rush job. With Metalcraft’s help we were able to ship on time. We could have not done this without the help of you guys. We appreciate our partnership.”

H.H

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“We did not have the resources or time to fully implement Lean Manufacturing. With Feroz’ expertise and help our manufacturing is now more efficiently resulting in cost reduction.”

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    Coquitlam BC V3K 4Y1