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Flowserve Corporation Production Planner in Cookeville, Tennessee

Company Overview:

If a culture of excellence, innovation and ownership is what you’re searching for, consider putting your experience in motion at Flowserve. As an individual contributor, or as a leader of people, your enterprise mindset will ensure Flowserve’s position as the global standard in comprehensive flow control solutions. Here, your opportunity for professional development and industry leading rewards will be supported by our foundational commitments to the values of people first, integrity and safety. Thinking beyond opportunity and reward, at Flowserve, we are inspired by working together to create extraordinary flow control solutions to make the world better for everyone!

Role Summary:

Flowserve is now hiring for a Production Planner to join our Cookeville, TN team. Flowserve offers a suite of benefits including medical/dental/vision insurance, 401K, pension plan, paid time off and company holidays.

Responsibilities & Requirements:

  • To plan production schedules based on customer order requirements and to work closely with purchasing, logistics, service and production teams to ensure availability of material and resources to meet production targets and delivery deadlines.

  • Monitor capacity and initiate manufacturing outsourcing as required to meet deadlines while strictly adhering to expense control

  • Perform planning to strategize equipment support and allocation to optimize revenue.

  • Responsible for daily work order fulfillment in accordance to plan schedule and initiate investigation for any missed schedule to ensure corrective action plans are taken immediately to resolve the aging delivery.

  • Communicate drawings/specifications and material requirements to subcontractors for the manufacturing outsourcing initiatives and to expedite with subcontractors to ensure timely completion of orders.

  • Responsible for inventory accuracy in WIP stages to ensure work orders are closed timely and accurately.

  • Participate and implement programs to improve processes, lead-time, production yields and delivery performance.


  • High School Diploma or GED with a minimum of 3 years of experience in Material Planning or Purchasing within a manufacturing environment.

  • Knowledge of basic business principles such as multi-facility capacity planning, trending analysis and other business scenarios.

  • An understanding of Material Planning, Inventory Control and MRP

  • Advanced experience in Excel, Access, Word and Power Point

Preferred Experience / Skills:

  • College Degree

  • Oracle experience

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as exceptional interpersonal communication skills are necessary Must be a self-motivated contributing team member

  • An understanding of analysis techniques

Primary Posting Location: Cookeville, Tennessee US

Job Advertising Title: Production Planner

Job Posting Category: Supply Chain

Employment Type: Full time

Country: United States

Auto req ID: 52847BR

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