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Horizon Recruitment Inc.

Production Planner

Posted 16 days ago

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dollar sign35 to 45 per hour

Job Description

Horizon Recruitment Inc. has been engaged to identify a skilled Senior Production Planner for a company based in the lower mainland with a complex portfolio of fabrication and assembly projects.  

The role manages production quality and ensures adequate materials and labor are available for required production schedules.  

Initially a 12-month contract term this role has the potential for long term work for the right candidate.           


  • Oversee and work with production ensuring smooth flow of activities, labor and materials
  • Identify areas for improvement, ways to better manage production work packages and gain efficiencies, and cost reductions.
  • Set up and maintain optimal material flow through work cells.
  • Oversee and coordinate with Production on specific assembly procedures and shop orders. Track and report on completion rates and progress of orders.
  • Monitor progress and material burn rates.
  • Coordinate change requests with Engineering and production teams
  • Ensure materials are properly tracked and allocated to each job for reporting purposes.
  • Prioritize fabrication, assembly, and installation requirements
  • Responsible for production area planning and organizational flow.
  • Create and maintain production BOM’s
  • Liaise with internal departments to coordinate operational development.
  • Plan and roadmap manufacturing requirements and capabilities.


  • Trades certificate from a recognized program and/or technical diploma required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or similar preferred.
  • 5 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong ERP & MRP system experience.
  • Experience in optimizing Materials planning processes
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite especially Word and Excel.
  • Experience reading CAD / managing blueprints  


  • $35-45/hr


 **Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.

About Horizon Recruitment Inc.

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance and Supply Chain. Horizon provides search services on an interim and permanent basis with a specific focus on professional and middle management recruitment. Since our inception, Horizon Recruitment has established a significant presence in the market and has quickly become one of the most trusted names in our business. Our Supply Chain practice supports large scale capital construction projects with procurement and contract management resources. Our clients also engage us to assist them in identifying resources for demand planning, forecasting and analysis within their high technology environments. Corporate supply chain teams hire our consultants to assist them through process and innovation projects, including implementing continuous process improvement methodologies. Our Finance practice supports corporate accounting and finance departments with individuals who perform a variety of standard and complex tasks ranging from period end reporting to tax, treasury and complex financial modeling for mergers and acquisitions. We assist risk departments with audit and review, along with compliance issues.

Application closing date is 2024-08-07

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