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ATS Company:  ATS Automation Tooling Systems
Requisition ID:  7495

Cambridge, ON, CA, N3H 4R7

Date:  Sep 22, 2022

Production Planner

Job Description



ATS is focused on growing SuperTrak Conveyance’s market leading position and a focus on lean manufacturing operations is critical to our success.  We’re looking for a Production Planner to join the team. As a core member of the operations team, the Production Planner will provide support to ensure our production plans & schedules support customer expectations and deliveries.




  • Forecast management of key production assemblies 
  • Creation of production (shop floor) that supports the business objectives and customer demand
  • Final assembly scheduling of all customers finished goods and integrated systems
  • Inventory accuracy of assemblies and finished goods
  • Work with Customer Success Lead to support end-customer delivery requirements



Specific Responsibilities:

  • Daily communication with production and co-ordination of production schedules
  • Ensure system updates are conducted to provide accurate planning for purchasing activities and manufacturing capacity considerations
  • Review and respond to MPS/MRP messages to create schedules in support of customer demand
  • Accurate and timely processing of Engineering Changes
  • Analyze and communicate part availability to determine potential impacts on production schedule and action necessary to mitigate customer orders

Additional Information



  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management or Business Administration 
  • Minimum of 2 years’ proven experience in a Production Planning capacity or equivalent roles
  • Excellent organization, communication, analytical, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing environment
  • Experience and understanding of Lean Manufacturing methodologies as it relates to planning & scheduling
  • Computer proficient
  • Experience with JD Edwards ERP preferred, but not required.



At ATS, it starts with our People!
We believe the foundation of a great company is having the best team and winning as a team. Take your place among the best in the business and grow your career with the SuperTrak CONVEYANCE division at ATS Automation.

Join an environment where a passion for innovation is combined with an uncompromised commitment to quality.

Why Join ATS?

  • Be a part of a thriving organization that is a global leader in advanced automation solutions
  • Collaborate with other bright, talented professionals focused on innovation and continuous improvement
  • Discover opportunities for growth within ATS as we strive to develop, engage, empower, and energize our people
  • Make an impact and give back to our community in a meaningful way
  • Work in a safe, positive, and inclusive environment where everyone is respected and given the opportunity to do their best
  • Enjoy an attractive compensation package including flexible work schedules (where applicable)
  • Participate in company sponsored BBQs, annual picnics, and holiday parties
  • And much more!


ATS is in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA), 2005 and will, upon request, assist those who may require specific accommodations due to a personal disability. We would ask that those who require assistance to notify our offices as soon as possible if accommodation is necessary.

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