Production Planner (m/f) in Aurangabad at ZF

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our Business Unit Chassis Systems has recently successfully been awarded additional business in the Region SoutheastAsia/India/Pacific. Therefore we will launch a new greenfield plant in Aurangabad (India) in 2018 and are seeking for a

Plan and prepare production schedules for assembly line operation to meet shipping dates according to sales forecasts or customer orders.


  • Develop and monitor production schedules to determine the sequence and lead time of each operation and monitor the adherence to defined targets.

  • Prepare production reports and guarantee that all parties are fully acquainted with production status.

  • Develop and implement solutions in case of variance from production plan.

  • Analyze and evaluate production specifications and plant capacity data.

  • Support the Manufacturing Engineering department with mathematical calculations concerning manufacturing processes, tools, and human resource requirements.

  • Develop and establish workflows for all relevant departments and operations on basis of the established manufacturing sequences and lead times.

  • Plan sequence of assembly and further manufacturing operations to provide guidance to production operators.

  • Develop emergency plans for assembly delays, downturns or other critical conditions and participate in continuous improvement activities.

  • Prepare purchase orders to obtain materials, tools, and equipment from inventory/warehouse.


  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Min. 2 years of professional experience

  • Profound analytical skills and organizing ability

  • Solid PC skills (MS Office and SAP)

  • Good command of English

Contact Information

Hrishikesh Aponarayan,


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