Flowserve Corporation Graduate Production Planner in Castlemaine, Australia

Company Overview:

Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.

Position Description:

Graduate Production Planner - Plans, schedules, coordinates and/or monitors final approval of products through the complete production cycle. Working from engineering plans and production specifications to establish production schedules, labour loading, and capacity requirements. Assist in the coordination of production plans to ensure materials are provided according to schedules.

Job duties include:

  • Develops and maintains detailed schedules, production plans and material requirements lists in accordance with the Production Schedule, for products, proposal efforts and/or production processes.

  • Coordinates Engineering, Manufacturing, Purchasing, Material Control, Quality and other departments to achieve optimum utilization of facilities in meeting production schedules.

  • Provides input to management regarding problems such as scheduling problems, material shortages, design changes and backlogs.

  • Plans and coordinates purchasing, manufacturing and shipping of all non-system level standard products.

  • Develop Production Schedule in company system to prepare requirements for purchased and manufactured parts.

  • Ensure to maintain desired inventory levels.

  • Monitor and report on reasons to schedule changes, participate in resolution of delays.

  • Assist in the identification and recommendation of solutions to plan operational issues.

  • Must develop/publish and maintain monthly, quarterly and yearly reports that display progress against the Production Schedule Plan vs. Actual, on time, Actual LT and Volumes. Monthly metrics are required to be published and responded to accordingly.

Position Requirements:

  • 2-4 year Business or Technical Degree

  • Proficiency in the use of MS Excel, MS Word, and other Business Information Systems

  • Good verbal and written communications skills.

  • Able to work independently with little supervision.

  • Able to complete tasks on time

  • Team player

  • Ability to adapt to change


Work experience in a manufacturing environment or with industrial merchandise, highly advantageous.

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Graduate Production Planner

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Primary Posting Location:

Castlemaine, AU

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Employment Type:

Full time

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