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CMS Production Planner - Painted Post, NY

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Date: Aug 25, 2021

Location: Painted Post, NY, US, 14870

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 47924


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning’s Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (“LCDs”) that are used primarily in LCD televisions, notebook computers and flat panel desktop monitors.


Purpose of Position:

  • Develops production strategies, plans and schedules for the Corning Manufacturing Support facility. Achieves high customer service levels by applying supply chain fundamentals to fulfill key manufacturing demand for 3rd party and intercompany locations. Delivers achievable production plans by understanding manufacturing capability, capacity, inventory position, and lead times.
  • Involved in the overall planning, implementation, and optimization of activities and support required for delivery of products to customers. Primary areas include capacity planning, production planning & scheduling, order fulfillment, and customer service management.


Role & Responsibility:

  • Develops valid, feasible production schedules for manufacturing operations at the Corning Manufacturing Support facility based upon equipment, labor, and inventory availability.
  • Coordinates the supply of inventory to the production lines to optimize labor efficiencies and minimize non-value added activities including cues, transportation, and storage.
  • Reviews upstream and downstream production processes and coordinates with other partners to ensure the right inventory is available when needed to meet customer order requirements and the plant production plan.
  • Reviews the monthly commercial demand forecasts to understand any impacts to production schedules.
  • Participates on teams focused on process improvements in manufacturing operations. Acts individually to find opportunities for process improvement in production operations and initiates improvement activities.
  • Identifies slow moving inventory and makes recommendations for its disposition. Communicates findings in inventory review meetings in addition to commercial and finance departments.
  • Presents summaries of key information at monthly Planning and Scheduling Review meetings.
  • Participates on the SAP ERP implementation team.


Education & Experience:

  • We require a BS Degree in Engineering, Business or Supply Chain Management
  • We are seeking a minimum 3 years in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in Planning and Scheduling supply chain management roles
  • MRP experience
  • Communication skills, both written and oral
  • Self-motivated and self-directed, works with minimal supervision, able to work in team environment
  • Handle multiple tasks and issues effectively
  • Effective leadership, organization, and planning skills, with ability to handle changing priorities


Desired Skills:

  • APICS CPIM/CSCP certification
  • Experience across multiple businesses, divisions and/or technologies.
  • SAP knowledge and experience


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.


Corning offers a competitive salary, vacation, pension, and family medical leave.


Are you ready to start an exciting career with Corning, Inc.? Apply today!


We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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