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Textron Production Planner in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Production Planner


  • Participate in demand analysis activity with Demand Planning and Sales Operations.

  • Create daily production scenarios and plans in SAP.

  • Enhance the usage of company’s SAP system for accurate scheduling and drive improvements in assembly including minimizing downtime, reducing inefficiencies, and reducing excess inventory.

  • Work cross-functionally with Operations and Sales to ensure capacity and efficiency factors are optimized in the production plan.

  • Ensure production plan is communicated and updated appropriately.

  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities and work cross-functionally to complete root cause analysis and implement solutions.

  • Monitor order coverage and production plan as key performance indicators.

  • Analyze actual and potential supply problems or delivery issues and provide timely communications and analysis to management.


  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field required

  • Years of Experience: P1- 0 years of experience required//P2- 2 or more years of experience required

  • Software Knowledge: SAP, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Minnesota-Thief River Falls

Recruiting Company Textron Specialized Vehicles

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 289263