Manufacturing planner



  • Engineering & Technical
  • Job Code: 9L884145928
  • Posted: September 28, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to  recruit a Manufacturing Production Planner based in Winnipeg, MB.

The Role:

As a Manufacturing Production Planner working directly with the Plant Manager, you will develop and manage the detailed production schedule for the business. In this fast-paced role you will be the glue holding sales, customer service, purchasing and manufacturing teams together. As a Production Planner you will release work orders according to job order priorities, coordinate work activities, monitor progress, identify and communicate challenges and collaborate in development of corrective action plans. 

The goal of this role will be to take initiative and address customer lead time requirements.

The ideal candidate:
  • Post secondary in a technical field preferred but not required.
  • 3+ years of experience working within a manufacturing environment in a planning capacity.
  • Must be comfortable on the shop floor, dealing directly with the floor staff.
  • Excellent leadership, communication and facilitation skills.
  • Detail orientation and ability to thrive in a fast paced, ever evolving environment.
  • Strong planning/scheduling and organizational skills.
  • Competency with MS Office products, exceptional excel skills.
  • Lean manufacturing experience a benefit.
Excellent benefits and pension being offered

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Leanne Bonnar, Senior Consultant, Engineering & Technical. Visit our website at to view our job opportunities, career tips and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Leanne Bonnar

Engineering & Technical


Senior Consultant

  • 204.201.4007

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