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Aston Carter Planner in Wichita, Kansas

Job Title: PlannerJob Description

We are seeking a diligent Planner to organize production according to demand and quality standards. In this role, you will ensure that goods are produced on time for distribution in a profitable manner. The ideal candidate will be well-versed in production procedures and ways to optimize them, organized, results-driven, and possess excellent problem-solving skills. Responsibilities include developing, implementing, and maintaining various manufacturing plans, coordinating production workflow for one or multiple products, and determining manpower, equipment, and raw materials needed to cover production demand. You will also assign workers to particular production operations, monitor jobs to ensure they will finish on time and within budget, address issues for minimum disruption, and collaborate with quality control, warehouse, and other staff.

Hard Skills

  • 2 years of planning experience

  • Excellent knowledge of planning and quality control principles

  • Experience in MRP II (Manufacturing resource planning)

  • Working knowledge of MS Office and ERP systems

  • Proficient in blue print/technical specification reading

Soft Skills

  • Advanced communication skills

  • Organizational skills

  • Problem-solving skills

Job Type

This is a Contract-to-Hire position with a duration of 6 Month(s).

Work Site

This is a fully on-site position in Wichita, Kansas.

Work Environment

Onsite in an office setting adjacent to a machine shop area

About Aston Carter:

Aston Carter provides world-class corporate talent solutions to thousands of clients across the globe. Specialized in accounting, finance, human resources, talent acquisition, procurement, supply chain and select administrative professions, we extend the capabilities of industry-leading companies. We draw on our deep recruiting expertise and expansive network to meet the evolving needs of our clients and talent community with agility and excellence. With offices across the U.S., Canada, Asia Pacific and Europe, Aston Carter serves many of the Fortune 500. We are proud to be a ClearlyRated Best of Staffing® double diamond winner for both client and talent service.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Aston Carter, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent

  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection

  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes

  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please email astoncarteraccommodation@astoncarter.com (%20astoncarteraccommodation@astoncarter.com) for other accommodation options.