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Amtrol Production Planner

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Date: Jul 27, 2018

Location: West Warwick, RI, US, 02893

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


The Make Planner manages short range production planning and advises to purchase materials necessary to support production plan. This position is responsible to assist in maintaining optimal inventory levels to meet customer demands and business objectives while proactively identify issues impacting on-time delivery and resolve them in a timely manner. The ideal candidate is a customer oriented, high energy, multi-tasker that strives to achieve on-time customer delivery through problem solving, communication and knowledge of the customer requirements.


  • Maintains the inventory supply/demand balance.
  • Resolves inventory supply/demand exceptions with appropriate people.
  • Coordinates with purchasing, set-up, quality and Inside Sales Rep on internal rejects.
  • Reviews all requests to move inventory to other divisions.
  • Reviews all alternative/substitute Bills of Material (BOMs) and routing changes with the appropriate people.
  • Assists set-up in the utilization of excess materials.
  • Participates in the purchasing process for their area of responsibility.
  • Looks at the impact of “E releases” and takes the appropriate action to optimize inventory.
  • Advises the buyer to: accept, change, and cancel purchase orders as needed.
  • Reviews orders before verification for those characteristics that impact supply/demand balance.
  • Participates in the review meeting.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Desired Experience

  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong computer skills 
  • Understand TWB business objectives
  • Excellent record keeping skills 
  • Ability to prioritize, meet deadlines
  • Understands materials management concepts and terminology
  • ERP body of knowledge skills 
  • Oracle body of knowledge skills
  • Industry leading practices




Company Information

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.


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Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

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