PRODUCTION PLANNING MANAGER

Operations Management (Live, Plant, Feed mill) Nacogdoches, Texas


Description

Position at Pilgrim's

 At Pilgrim’s, Safety Is A Condition, which means the safety of our team members comes first - always. This includes increased safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, such as enhanced cleaning and sanitation, face coverings, temperature screens and plexi-glass or plastic barriers. We are also working to secure vaccine availability for our Team Members.

Production Planning Manager

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Own order fulfillment and line efficiency for a poultry production plant
  • Create production schedule for poultry production plant twice daily ensuring customer needs are met, relative to operational capabilities
  • Conduct daily meeting with sales and operations to review the schedule and inventory 
  • Update sales forecast with accurate estimations for bird weight and head kill
  • Work closely with operations during the day to ensure schedule adherence and order fulfillment
  • Reconcile Inventory on a daily basis to ensure no waste or spoilage
  • Advise the sales team on available to sell volumes
  • Prioritize key and strategic customers
  • Work with 6 partner plants to aid in order fulfillment
  • Spend time on the operational floor and understand the process flow of the plant

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Thorough understanding of poultry industry and bird cutouts
  • Intermediate skills required for Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Advanced Excel skills preferred
  • Problem solve/root cause analysis
  • Knowledge of SAP a plus
  • High School diploma/GED required, college degree preferred

EOE/Vet/Disabled