Production Planner/Scheduler - San Dimas/Irwindale, CA

Irwindale, United States
12 September 2022
Permanent Job

Position

Louis Vuitton is more than a name we are a world-class manufacturer.  LVUSM operates ateliers in California and Texas where our focus is people, quality, and safety.  We encourage innovators with an entrepreneurial spirit to join our team!

 

We are currently seeking a Production Planner/Scheduler to join our team in one of our ateliers (artistic workshops) in either San Dimas or Irwindale, CA .  In this role you will be responsible for building and analyzing the production plan and following through its execution to fulfill our customer’s needs.  This role reports to the Planning Manager.

 

Job Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Validate the production plan and launch production work orders on a weekly basis
  • Align production targets with customer’s needs in collaboration with the production team
  • Validate the available hours on the short/long term horizon with the Planning Manager
  • Utilize various tools, i.e. order management system, production planning software, optimization model and data repositories to make production decisions
  • Ensure material availability before launching work orders with the collaboration of the purchasing team
  • Reschedule work in progress (WIP) to manage unexpected events
  • Promote and distribute production reliability key performance indicators
  • Participate in applicable daily production meetings and communicate priorities
  • Follow-up daily, by assembly line, of the work in progress already released to the floor and prioritize
  • Launch production kits according to the production line requirements daily basis
  • Propose recommendations on the evolution of the product portfolio
  • Lead and/or participate in applicable product development meetings
  • Participate in continuous improvement initiatives and other duties as assigned or dictated by business needs

Profile

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Engineering or Business is preferred. Will consider work experience in lieu of a degree
  • 3-5 years relevant experience in a Manufacturing or Supply Chain environment
  • APICS Certification is a plus
  • Proven people skills required, must have ability to work cross-functionally while effectively handling
  • internal pressure
  • Advanced proficiency in Excel with an excellent understanding of MRP systems
  • Language skills in Spanish and French is a plus

 

 

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Medical benefits effective the first of the month following your start date
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • Vacation Time
  • Company Paid Holidays
  • Sick/Personal Time
  • Employee Discount and access to other LVMH Brand discounts

 

Louis Vuitton is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Louis Vuitton is a company that respects the uniqueness of each employee and offers everyone the means to find their place and prosper. We promote initiatives aimed at supporting professional equality for everyone. We strive to go above and beyond purely symbolic measures by building a culture passionate about meaningful strategies aimed at crafting an inclusive workforce.

 

 

 

Reference: LVM17065