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Flowserve Corporation Production Planner (M/F/T) in Ettlingen, Germany

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!

If a company culture focused on excellence, innovation and ownership is what you are looking for, you should bring your experience to Flowserve. Be it as a team member, specialist or as a leader. Your entrepreneurial mindset will solidify Flowserve's position as a global player in comprehensive solutions for the process industry. Here, your opportunity for professional growth and industry-leading compensation is supported by our core commitment to the values of People First, Integrity and Safety. Thinking beyond profit opportunities and profit, inspiration at Flowserve is based on developing exceptional solutions for our customers to create a better world for all.

Flowserve is currently looking for a Production Planner (M/F/T). In this role, you will be responsible for coordinating and managing production planning and control for optical systems and subsystems manufacturing. You will work closely with the Line Manager to make informed business decisions that positively impact the ability to meet our customers' needs while meeting quality, inventory, cost, and delivery requirements.


  • Manage all planning data: Customer orders, OEM forecasts, custom/special orders and strategic build plans.

  • Using the MRP system, convert consolidated sales forecasts into a master production plan / manufacturing schedule.

  • Create and distribute weekly production plans / shipping lists for work orders.

  • Assist management in resolving issues with late deliveries, material shortages, customer schedule changes and customer order cancellations.

  • Prepare, coordinate, and participate in physical inventory counts.

  • Initiate and coordinate supplier corrective actions for non-compliant material receipts.


  • BS or BA degree in a relevant field and 3-5 years of relevant experience.

  • Fluency in the practical application of MRP logic, scheduling logic, order guidelines, capacity planning, input/output control, product structures, routings and standards maintenance.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Good communication and organizational skills are required, as well as the ability to work well with staff at all levels and internal departments in a diverse environment.

  • Experience with SysPro is an advantage.

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills.

  • Knowledge of master scheduling, production planning and detailed scheduling, demand management, purchasing and cost accounting methods.

We offer:

  • Interesting and varied tasks in an international and innovative company

  • A family-friendly company with a flexible working time system in line with the collective wage agreement of the metal and electrical industry as well as 30 vacation days

  • Vacation and Christmas bonus as well as the possibility of a company pension scheme.

  • Medium-sized company, embedded in an international group of companies.

  • Good transport connections

  • Internal and external training opportunities

  • Detailed familiarization with our procedures and processes

Are you looking forward to a new, exciting professional challenge in a successful, strongly growing and international corporation? Become part of our team!

We look forward to receiving your meaningful application (cover letter, CV, references) via our job portal German Flowserve Jobs (flowservecareers.com) (https://german.flowservecareers.com/) , stating Auto Req ID R-2018 as well as your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations.

Req ID : R-2018

Job Family Group : Logistics

Job Family : LO Production Planning

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