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Production Planner / Scheduler

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Genesis Robotics & Motion Technologies - Production Planner / Scheduler

Langley, BC 

At Genesis, there is no such thing as a dull moment. The path we are on is full of excitement, energy and exploring new frontiers. Picture having your own front row seat to the robotics revolution and the future of motion technologies. This is the journey Genesis has traveled since the company’s inception. The best part? We are just getting started. 

As we move towards commercialization and full production of our industry disruptive direct drive motors, we are seeking a dynamic and collaborative Production Planner / Scheduler. Reporting to the Production Planning Lead, you will be responsible for the production schedule for the manufacturing of finished products, ensuring that customer demands are met and that goods are produced and shipped in a cost-efficient and timely manner. 

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Plan and execute scheduling activities for production using our in-house ERP system in conjunction with DDMRP systems (Replenishment+ and DBR+) 
  • Plan and release work orders to the production floor that maximizes Drum capacity 
  • Coordinate with the Supply Chain and Material teams to manage R+ inventory buffers 
  • Participate/Lead daily buffer meetings with operations personnel to manage backlog and work centre capacities 
  • Schedule new program launches; coordinate and communicate timelines with Operations, PMO, and Sales 
  • Collaboratively interact with various internal departments to share vital information that may be needed to maintain proper inventory levels and service to the customer 

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Post-secondary education 
  • 2+ years of production scheduling experience 
  • Proficient with one or more ERP systems 
  • Strong critical thinking and analytic skills; a strong problem solver 
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 

What Will Put You Ahead:

  • Production Planning or Inventory Control certification (APICS – CPIM, CSCP) 
  • Demand Driven certification (DDPP, DDLP) 
  • Experience in operations transitioning from R&D to full production 
  • Familiar with TOC or DDMRP concepts 

Who is Genesis Robotics?

Genesis Robotics & Motion Technologies develops and commercializes innovative actuation technologies, including electric motors and gears, for robotics and other end markets. Our core patented product is a high-torque direct drive robotic actuator – the LiveDrive™. The LiveDrive™, along with a growing portfolio of other motion technologies, will power the world’s fastest, safest, and most versatile robots. 

Located in Langley, British Columbia, our rapidly growing team is currently made up of 100+ individuals with diverse skillsets: PhD engineers, designers, physicists, mathematicians, highly skilled machinists and fabricators, and business development and sales professionals.

 As a part of the Koch family, we are able to leverage the capabilities and strength of one of the world’s largest private companies as we look to bring our technologies to the world. 

Learn about the Humans of Genesis on our LinkedIn page: https://www.linkedin.com/company/genesis-robotics 

See more at our website: http://www.genesis-robotics.com/ 

and on our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCD5azmfUwUcfAvJn8jl1_eg 


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