Columbus, IN, United States of America
Production and Materials Planner


Responsible for arranging production plan to meet customer demand based on raw material and machinery availability on high-speed assembly lines, Bag on Valve machinery, and injection molding presses.


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • • Create and manage production plan to meet customer delivery requirements by utilizing available production capacity.
    • Maintain S&OP (Sales & Operations Planning) in line with Lindal Group standards
    • Maintain and utilize MRP to aid in materials planning.
    • Manage inventory levels of raw materials, work in process, and finished goods.
    • Release purchase orders for raw materials.
    • Assess availability of components / subassemblies & schedule delivery / production of same to meet production schedule and on time in full shipment.
    • Analyze sales order releases with respect to capacity planning and material requirement.
    • Confirm sales orders or customer change requests to Customer Service; Adjust production plan and inform Customer Service when promised dates will not be met.
    • In conjunction with QA and Production, review material non-compliance reports for impact on the production schedule, promised delivery date and inventory management.
    • Work closely with and provide guidance to Production, QA and Engineering regards material status and production planning issues.
    • Dozuki processes for new items and bill of materials


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in supply chain or logistics
  • Associates Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain or related  (preferred)
  • Proficient in ERP/MRP Software (SAB B1), Inventory Software
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Effective communication skills, both written and oral

About Lindal North America:

In 2018 Lindal North America opened  its new, state-of-the-art, 100,000-square foot facility in Columbus, Indiana that will further benefit customers in the fast-growing U.S. market.

This expandable facility is a key component of Lindal Group’s over $20 million investment committed for the U.S. market last year, which includes production, offices, laboratories and warehousing, all on the same industrial campus. To increase capacity and expand the aerosol leader’s product portfolio, Lindal invested in new injection moulding machines (IMM), Bag on Valve (BOV) and standard valve lines, various high speed assembly cells and a number of key customer specific programmes.

Lindal North America has operated a production facility in Columbus since 2008.  Columbus is a city in and the county seat of Bartholomew County, Indiana, United States. The population was 44,061 at the 2010 census. In its built environment, the relatively small city has provided a unique place for noted Modern architecture and public art, commissioning numerous works since the mid-20th century. Located about 40 mi (64 km) south of Indianapolis, on the east fork of the White River, it is the state’s 20th-largest city. It is the principal city of the Columbus, Indiana metropolitan statistical area, which encompasses all of Bartholomew County.

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Columbus, IN, United States of America
Job posted on: 26.10.2022
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