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JBS USA PRODUCTION PLANNER in Sanford, North Carolina


  • Own order fulfillment and line efficiency for a poultry production plant

  • Create production schedule for poultry production plant twice daily ensuring customer needs are met, relative to operational capabilities

  • Conduct daily meeting with sales and operations to review the schedule and inventory

  • Update sales forecast with accurate estimations for bird weight and head kill

  • Work closely with operations during the day to ensure schedule adherence and order fulfillment

  • Reconcile Inventory on a daily basis to ensure no waste or spoilage

  • Advise the sales team on available to sell volumes

  • Prioritize key and strategic customers

  • Work with 6 partner plants to aid in order fulfillment

  • Spend time on the operational floor and understand the process flow of the plant


  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task

  • Thorough understanding of poultry industry and bird cutouts

  • Intermediate skills required for Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook

  • Advanced Excel skills preferred

  • Problem solve/root cause analysis

  • Knowledge of SAP a plus

  • High School diploma/GED required, college degree preferred