Universal Industries
  • 02-Mar-2021 to 22-Jul-2021 (CST)
  • Operations
  • Cedar Falls, IA, USA
  • Full Time

Health, Dental, Life Insurance, Paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays, 401K and more!


Universal Industries, Inc., founded in 1906, has been a bulk material handling industry innovator for over half of a century. Beginning with bucket elevators and belt conveyors, Universal's blue equipment is seen all over the country from fields to foundries and from quarries to food plants, with the company headquarters located in Cedar Falls, IA. Universal Industries, Inc. targets many different markets, from seed and grain to pet food and bullets and is an industry leader in the seed market because of our "gentle handling" elevators. The Production Planner's general responsibilities include; managing products and materials through various production phases to ensure the most cost efficient support of established production levels and company business objectives.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates production workflow for all product lines.
  • Plans and prioritizes operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay.
  • Prepares and submits status and performance reports Effectively identifies, reacts and communicates with key personnel across multiple departments regarding material shortages that could lead to ontime delivery issues.
  • Enters and releases shop orders according to schedule and expedites as needed to meet customer requirements.
  • Identifies potentially obsolete inventory and presents disposition recommendations in a timely manner.
  • Maintains item master databases which includes safety stock levels, run quantities, etc.
  • Identifies, recommends and implements process and efficiency enhancements and seeks continuous improvement opportunities.

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Regular and punctual attendance is an essential function of this position.
  • Experience in MRP (Manufacturing Resource Planning)
  • Working knowledge of MS Office and ERP systems.
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication abilities, both verbal and written.
  • Minimum of two plus years of experience in manufacturing operations, production planning, or material management.

Universal Industries, Inc., is an EEOE and offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including:

  • Health, Dental, and Life Insurance
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • Paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays
  • 401K plan with company match
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