Materials Planner

Houston, TX 77041

Posted: 07/15/2019 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Warehouse Job Number: 47061 Pay Rate: $50K-$55K

Material Planner

TPI Staffing has a Direct Hire opening in Northwest Houston paying $50K - $55K/year, depending on experience.

Client Benefits Include: Individual Performance Bonus Potential, 3 week s vacation / personal time off per calendar year, Health coverage includes employee and his/her family at 12% contribution from the employee for the plan he/she elects, Vision / Dental coverage includes employee and his/her family from the employee. Dental is paid 100% by the company, Vision is paid by employee if selected (rates are reasonable), and IRA plan.   


  • In charge of the entire planning for the plant, both procurement and production
  • Stock level management (definition, exchange with marketing, Update)
  • Analyze MRP results to schedule Purchase Orders and Work Orders to meet customer / Stock
  • Interact with production manager to challenge capacity or reschedule Work Orders
  • Interact with inside sales support to challenge Production and Procurement planning.
  • Analyze (/track) suppliers' order acknowledgments to challenge them / update ERP to keep up to date view of the situation for Work Order Planning / Sales order acknowledgment in order to keep customer informed and satisfied
  • Keep track of any deviation in Work Orders and participate in action plans to improve situations
  • Work with / Inform purchasing department to keep supplier database updated
  • Other related tasks might be assigned (Packing procurement, RFQ known suppliers for a commodity)
  • At ease to communicate with suppliers, internal customers, other support departments
  • Fast thinking and proactive attitude
  • Customer satisfaction oriented


  • 2-5 year experience as material planner in the industry
  • Degree in related field preferred.
  • Good understanding of ERP
  • Good understanding of Manufacturing / Assembly processes
  • Worked with High Mix, low volume "direct purchase" commodities

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We kindly ask you to please make sure you have fully read the above requirements as determined by our client company. If you already applied with TPI Staffing, please send the Recruiter an updated resume and reference the Job ID.You only need to apply once to be considered for all of our job openings or call the Recruiter for more details.

Samantha Shultis

Hi, I'm Samantha! I recruit for all Texas regions. Visit our Cypress Branch at 21840 Northwest Freeway Suite E Cypress, TX 77429. We're open M-F 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM. Walk-Ins are welcome. If the position is outside of the greater Houston area please email me your resume after applying online. 

Text Me: 888-240-6456 with Your Name and Job # after you have applied.

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