Manufacturing Order Planner - JR0013553

at Alfa Laval, Inc. in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, United States

Job Description

About the Job -

In this role, youll bring your skills to a fast-paced and high-energy environment. Bring your process improvement ideas to the table, as were constantly looking for ways to improve efficiency.


This position maintains all order handling activities within ERP/MRP system and for production planning within the factory. Develop and implement production plans according to sales orders to maximize the use of the organizations resources ( material, capacity etc). Ensure timely delivery and continuous improve. As a part of the team, you will:

  • Perform all order handling activities within ERP/MRP system.

  • Maintain production schedule.

  • Maintain and publish Global Delivery Time List for the factory.

  • Create and maintain job folders and job books.

  • Verify ship date and acknowledge orders based on GDTL, material lead times, and capacity graph.

  • Perform cost analysis of customer orders prior to fabrication, and schedule meetings to resolve issues.

  • Interact with Project Managers, customers, sales group, engineering, and production teams.

  • Communicate with Project Manager, sales company, and customers regarding order status.

  • Coordinate shipment of complete units and parts.

  • Invoice sales company after shipment in accordance with company rules.

  • Update Install Base after shipment.

  • Create Final data books.

  • Must follow and adhere to safety rules and compliance and all company policies

  • Assisting team as needed


What you know

You have a Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Business or equivalent experience preferred. Strong written and verbal communication skills, a respectful approach to working with others, and the ability to travel occasionally, to include the following experience:

  • 2 yrs. experience in a manufacturing environment

  • ERP/MRP (SAP, Oracle, MS Dynamics 365) experience preferred

  • Experience shipping heavy freight via commercial carriers preferred

  • Experience with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)

  • Strong skills with time management, attention to details, written/verbal communications



  • Physical Requirements (lifting, climbing, standing, equipment use):

    • Office environment with frequent attendance on shop floor. Safety equipment required when present on shop floor footwear, hearing, eyewear.

  • Environmental Factors (hazardous materials, work location, work surfaces, exposure):

Whats in it for you?

We offer a challenging position in an open and friendly environment where we help each other to develop and create value. Your work will have a true impact on Alfa Lavals future success. Our benefits-eligible associates enjoy healthcare, dental and vision plans, a robust wellness program, generous 401(k), paid holidays, paid time off benefits, and more.



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Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

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Job Posting: 2443106

Posted On: May 26, 2022

Updated On: Jun 24, 2022