Planner, Production

Job Location(s) US-CA-Oxnard
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Based in beautiful Oxnard, CA, we are CalAmp, the pure-play pioneering leader of the Connected Car, Connected Truck and broader Internet of Things (IoT) marketplace. Currently, we are seeking a Production Planner with at least 2 years of experience. This is an exciting opportunity for those who wish to work for a stable, well-established company that builds transformational technologies within the revolutionary domain of IoT.


We believe that people are our greatest asset and we are committed to being an employer of choice in our industry. CalAmp offers an engaging and diverse work environment that permits our people to take pride in their contributions and share in the company’s success. Our employees can expect the space to showcase their talent, sharpen their skills, develop new capabilities, and be a part of a global team that develops revolutionary technologies. We proudly offer the stability and security of a large publicly-traded tech company without the rigidity and red tape.

In particular, we offer:

  • Meaningful work with the potential to disrupt an entire industry
  • Visionary leadership
  • Excellent compensation packages
  • An extensive suite of medical and retirement benefits
  • Flexible time off policy and accommodating work schedules
  • Education Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Access to cutting-edge tools and technologies
  • Innovative, intelligent, collaborative teammates


  • Schedule, release, and manage shop floor work orders according to demand sources and incorporate necessary engineering change orders or deviations or special requirements
  • Develop and publish a feasible production schedule for manufacturing department that  considers customer priority, materials, capacity, and release status
  • Monitor material inventories, track progress against production schedules, and work with Purchasing to resolve supply chain issues
  • Review bills of material to verify type and amount of materials needed for each product build 
  • Provide ship date commitments to sales for new orders and quotes as well as backlog order status on existing orders on a continuous basis
  • Provide status reporting to Operations management and other internal customers.


Must Haves

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience or combination education and experience in supply chain planning (MRP, DRP, MPS)
  • Strong analytical, planning and organizational skills
  • Excellent computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, Excel a must
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills (oral and written)
  • Ability to work independently with a high level of accuracy


If you are a talented Production Planner with at least 2 years of experience and an interest in the Internet of Things domain, we want to speak with you. Interviews are occurring this week and next so apply now if interested.




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