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Production Planner- OPEIU

Date:  Nov 24, 2021

Milwaukee, WI, US

Requisition ID: 18273 

A Career in Beer: 

Our purpose at Molson Coors Beverage Company, formerly known as MillerCoors Brewing Company, is to delight the world’s beer drinkers. We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world.   


We are Talent Brewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must. We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do then we want to hear from you. 


The Headlines:  

In the role of Production Planner - OPEIU working in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, you will be part of the production planning team in the management of indirect/direct packaging and brewing materials, finished goods inventory, and shipment planning. You will provide direction to internal brewery customers and suppliers within general limits established by the manager in support of the production plan and distributor network services. 


This position reports to the Sr. Production Services Scheduling Analyst and works closely with our production planning teams, internal customers, suppliers, and distributor networks. 


The Responsibilities:  

  • Develop and reconcile rosters for hourly union employees
  • Provide direction to internal brewery customers and suppliers within general limits established by the manager in support of the production plan and distributor network service. 
  • Initiate activities of an administrative nature in support of the production plan, supplier relationship, and distributor service 
  • Support department-wide cost savings and cost avoidance initiatives 


The Other Qualifications: 

  • Possess a proven track record of achievement in a high speed, high volume manufacturing environment 
  • You love a challenge. You complete complex projects quickly and adeptly with your understanding of the business priorities.  You act with appropriate urgency to various market events and trends that require a quick turnaround in plans and strategy   
  • You are serious about delivering results, and take pride in a proven track record in delivering.   
  • You have 3 or more years of experience in a customer service and/or manufacturing support role, and 1 or more years of experience scheduling in a high volume, consumer goods production environment 
  • You have experience with scheduling software/material requirements planning software, SAP, Access, FGCS, Outlook, and/or MiBuy 
  • Either Bachelors Degree in Supply Chain or related field preferred OR equivalent work experience.
  • APICS Certification preferred 


Work Perks that You Need to Know About: 

  • As the world’s family brewer we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know  colleagues on a first name basis across the globe  
  • We play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks – giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are 
  • Access to cool brand clothing and swag, top events, beer allotment, an Employee Assistance Program and discount plans  
  • Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, and health/dental benefits 
  • Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences


At Molson Coors, the health and safety of our people is our number one priority. That’s why all offers of employment in the U.S. where legally permitted are contingent on the candidate showing proof of being fully vaccinated against Covid 19 (currently one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine or two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine) to pass the pre-employment requirements. Individuals with medical issues or religious beliefs or practices that prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement.


Job Posting Grade: 7 


At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.

Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee