Production Planner in Dakota Dunes, SD at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

Career Snapshot

Career Description

SUMMARY: This position is responsible for coordinating and tracking raw material and products pertaining to species, program type, grade, weight range, and quality. Other duties include: schedule daily production, monitor product position,and coordinate all shipping activities; maintain constant communication with numerous business units including production, FSQA, material handling, sales, credit, transportation, customer service, and export service; monitor and coordinateshipping activities at outside storage facilities; provide for the efficient utilization of company production, storage, and shipping resources by optimizing capacity and shipping activities within operational constraints; assist in scheduling forward warehouses, value-added production, and raw material sourcing.


Education: Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.

Experience: 2+ years of agricultural business experience, production planning experience preferred.

Computer Skills: Standard computer skills, QMF writing/program execution ability preferred.

Communication Skills: Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Special Skills: Strong analytical ability that achieves excellent performance/results.

Travel: 1 - 5 domestic trips per year.