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Production Assistant

Job Description


Accurate Personnel is hiring immediately for a Production Assistant to join our client in Broadview, IL. Organize and control the release of production order documents to support the production schedule and provide administrative support to the production and planning staff. Ready to start earning your next paycheck? Apply online today!

Production Assistant Pay, Schedule, and Location

  • Starting $20 to $24/hour, paid weekly

  • Excellent benefits package: Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • Monday through Friday Schedule

  • Located in Broadview, IL

Production Assistant Duties and Responsibilities

  • Under direction of Production Manager and Production staff, assist in developing systems for production

  • order scheduling/planning and maintaining production paperwork/records.

  • Maintain the production master schedule. Including adding new orders, assigning orders to the correct work cell(s), sequencing the orders, removing completed orders, and allocating finish materials to orders.

  • Assist production staff with issuing work based on needs of production schedule, input from team leaders, and customer priorities. As needed, work with other departments to expedite critical orders, resolve material shortages, resolve unplanned downtime, and address capacity issues.

  • Generate required paperwork for production orders and ensure the packet of paperwork is available prior to order start date.

  • Review completed production order documentation/records for accuracy and completeness. If records are missing or incomplete, investigate why and work to complete the records with the responsible parties.

  • Maintain completed production order records.

  • Assist with inventory location management and cycle counts.

Production Assistant Requirements and Qualifications

  • Must possess 1-3 years of direct experience in the area of Production Scheduling/Planning. Manufacturing and Warehouse experience also desired

  • A high school diploma or equivalent is required

  • Must possess good computer skills and be able to learn new skills as needed

  • APICS certification is a plus

  • Must be able to communicate effectively with Customer Service, Manufacturing, Purchasing, and Production Planning



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