Engineer- Production Planning & Control

Role Description:

Plan, schedule, monitor and control actions ahead of time to ensure seamless flow of the manufacturing process, end to end.


Core Responsibilities:

  • Understand program schedule requirements and create production plans with appropriate baselines.
  • Modify / update the production schedules to the latest version of the purchase contract (PC)
  • Manage the Schedule and the manufacturing related collaterals in the ERP / MRP, with up to date, contract revisions.
  • Plan, Schedule, monitor, and control material requirements for production, including plans for manufacturing kits
  • Review shortage of material and work with Supply Chain, part inspection teams to mitigate material shortage risks.
  • Identify, communicate, and mitigate impact for and of any material shortages
  • Manage the dynamic aspect in manufacturing schedules, material schedules, tool schedules etc. Liaise with all other internal stakeholders for dynamic schedule requests from customer.
  • Release of Job Orders in the ERP / MRP.
  • Create weekly resource plan, kitting plan, & work with manufacturing stakeholders for acceptance and deployment.
  • Review the Production Progress on daily basis and manage the data for MIS reporting.
  • Review the resource availability on daily basis, manage impact. Review the impact and reprioritize the manufacturing operations.
  • Review the consumption pattern / Forecast at customer sites and monitor inventory levels and initiate actions for production, ensuring that inventory does not drop below minimum levels at any time.
  • Communicate to Program Manager and leadership for any impact related to staff, tools, material, infrastructure, and work towards solutions.


Educational Qualification: Diploma, Graduate or Post Graduate with technical background (BE/B.Tech/M.Tech)


Work experience: Minimum 5+ years of experience in the domain of production planning and control