Vacancies Production Planner
Surface Solutions – Metco Aero & Energy | Fort Saskatchewan


Production Planner,

Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta




Oerlikon Metco (Canada) Inc. is seeking a highly motivated individual to work in Production Planning and will be responsible for the daily planning, scheduling and supervision of work orders. These responsibilities will require frequent interaction with our material requirements planning software (SAP), formulation of product batches within strict specifications, and selection and interpretation of laboratory analysis. While the planning and supervision of work will remain the incumbent’s individual responsibility, our production planning and operations team will provide support and mentorship to maximize success.


  • Planning, scheduling and issuing processing work orders;
  • Creating on-spec material batches based on laboratory analysis;
  • Performing mass balance calculations to determine yield and process efficiencies;
  • Presenting recommendations for process improvements;
  • Reporting weekly and monthly regarding product and order status;
  • Meeting and or exceeding all customer requirements.


We expect

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Good computer skills – Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Access and Outlook;
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal;
  • Excellent problem solving skills;
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize;
  • Keen sense for Quality and continuous improvement
  • Desire to advance education in safety, quality and management skills.

 The ideal candidate will have strong communication and interpersonal skills, meticulous attention to detail, and the ability to work under strict timelines.


We offer

A competitive total rewards package that supports work-life balance and career development.


About us

Oerlikon is a leading global technology Group, with a clear strategy of becoming a global powerhouse in Surface Solutions, advanced materials and materials processing. The Group is committed to investing in value-bringing technologies that provide customers with lighter, more durable materials that are able to increase performance, improve efficiency and reduce the use of scarce resources. A Swiss company with over 100 years of tradition, Oerlikon has a global footprint of over 15 000 employees at 186 locations in 37 countries and sales of CHF 2.85 billion. Sustaining growth and improving profitability in 2018: order intake to increase up to CHF 3.4 billion, sales to around CHF 3.2 billion, and the EBITDA margin to improve to around 15 % (after investments). *CA

Oerlikon Metco enhances surfaces that bring benefits to customers through a uniquely broad range of surface technologies, equipment, materials and services. With a dynamically growing network of over 30 locations worldwide Oerlikon Metco serves industries such as aviation, power generation, automotive, oil & gas, industrial and other specialized markets. Join us and become a part of our future oriented, international team!

Advertised Since
Donna Letwin
HR Consulting & Operations Manager, Canada
P: +1 780 992-5116
Oerlikon Metco (Canada) Inc.
10108 - 114 Street
T8L 4R1 Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta
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