Job Title:  Production Planner


Garden City, NY, US, 11530

Business Unit:  Hughes Treitler
Posting Date:  Feb 5, 2024
Job Description: 

The Hughes-Treitler Business Unit designs and manufactures state of the art plate-fin heat exchangers, cold plates, condensers, evaporators, and other heat transfer products. We provide custom design and engineering services, to high quality manufacturing standards, for the aircraft, engine and industrial heat exchangers in the mobile/marine/avionics/space and missile markets.


Ametek Hughes-Treitler is seeking a Production Planner to organize top level planning in order to coordinate customer, material, and production requirements.


This position will also create and maintain a production plan based on forecast, inventory levels, safety stock levels, and customer service levels while minimizing cost.

• Performs diversified duties involving the coordination, issuance and control of materials for the Business Segment Material Control Department.

• Analyzes Oracle reports/output recommendations and releases production orders to manufacturing and assembly areas.

• Evaluates Oracle reports/output recommendations and initiates appropriate actions related to cancellation, reschedule or modification to “released” jobs in manufacturing.

• Expedites “purchased” material components shortages with the appropriate buyer.

• Participates in daily scheduled factory order status meetings to achieve 100% on time performance.

• Interfaces closely with Marketing/Prototype engineers and the Customer Service Department to evaluate customer requirements and approve the release of materials in support of special projects and prototype builds.

• Monitors and adjusts as necessary, build schedules to maintain valid due dates on all orders. Releases sufficient work to meet department earned hours’ targets. Informs immediate supervisor of potential voids and assists in remedial actions to make adjustments.

• Participates as a team member on task forces to reduce costs, inventory levels and improve on-time delivery of products to customer.


Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong communication, analysis, and math skills a plus.
  • Data analysis skills using Excel or equivalent is required
  • Accurate data entry skills
  • Highly organized and able to multitask
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Ability to effectively troubleshoot problems


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in technical discipline and 3-5 years’ experience working in a Production Control / Planning or Materials group in a manufacturing environment (equivalent experience will be considered)
  • Experience with ERP business systems desirable.
  • Excel, Power Point and Word experience required
  • Familiarity with Oracle business system




  • Due to contracts with the United States Government, the candidate must be either a US Citizen or Green card holder


Salary Minimum:  $70,000
Salary Maximum:  $100,000
Incentive:  No

Disclaimer: Where a specific pay range is noted, it is a good faith estimate at the time of this posting.  The actual salary offered will be based on experience, skills, qualifications, market / business considerations, and geographic location.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK is a leading global provider of industrial technology solutions serving a diverse set of attractive niche markets with annual sales of over $6.0 billion. Traded publicly (NYSE:AME), we are a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

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