Production Planner


Eden Prairie, MN, US

Job ID:  51977
Category:  Manufacturing & Operations

Stratasys is a world leader in 3D printing!


Stratasys is leading the global shift to additive manufacturing with innovative 3D printing solutions for industries such as aerospace, automotive, consumer products and healthcare. Through smart and connected 3D printers, polymer materials, a software ecosystem, and parts on demand, Stratasys solutions deliver competitive advantages at every stage in the product value chain. The world’s leading organizations turn to Stratasys to transform product design, bring agility to manufacturing and supply chains, and improve patient care.


Stratasys is seeking a Production Planner for our Eden Prairie (SMACS) location.


In this role you will be responsible for planning, scheduling, and movement of material through the production cycle. This role also oversees material requirements from production schedules.


What you will be doing:

  • Review and firm MRP suggestions and plan jobs in support of the production schedule
  • Coordinate and communicate changes to the production schedule or build quantity with the other departments, update ERP with changes and actual production output
  • Work with engineering on jobs for new parts or changes to existing parts, and on special or custom jobs that require modifications to standard job travelers
  • Issue workorders and picklists for pulling kitting orders
  • Analyze and review actions based on MRP/ERP and actual build schedules


As a part of Stratasys, this position requires access to information and/or technology controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR).  The successful candidate must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S. (or, green card holder), protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.  


Must have for this role:

  • Associates Degree in business or general studies 
  • 3+ years’ experience in scheduling of a manufacturing plant
  • Abilities to coordinate planning and organization of multiple projects
  • Proficient MRP experience; Oracle preferred


Nice to have:

  • 2+ years’ experience in a Lean manufacturing environment
  • CPIM Certification


Travel required: 0%


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Stratasys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.


Stratasys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected Veteran or disabled status and will not be discriminated against for their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.


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