Production Control Planner

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AOI)

Full Time
Sugar land, TX
Posted 5 months ago


This position will be assisting production planning and scheduling, outsourcing control, material control, purchase task and administrative duties.

Job Duties

  • Plan and create production orders according to sales order or internal demand.
  • Coordinate with Marketing, Production, Shipping and Inventory when expedite orders need.
  • Provide and update delivery schedules to customers.
  • Analysis data and prepare reports for management review.
  • Assist in purchasing related tasks: including providing purchase requisitions with needed information.
  • Assist in outsourcing management: including plan & create orders, consign components, order confirmation, monitor inventory and send shipping instruction.
  • Monitor production capacity, work order status, Production schedule and materials availability.
  • Coordinate with related departments to monitor inventory control and material availability.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supplier Management, or related discipline is required.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in production control is required.
  • Mandarin Chinese fluency is required.
  • Strong data analysis skills and be able to solve the problem based on critical thinking.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate effectively across all
  • business levels and functions.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and advanced MS Excel (Pivot tables, VLOOKUP, Sorting, Adding filters, etc.) is required.
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented.
  • Knowledge of SAP is a plus.



Job Features

Job CategoryDevelopment Services - Planning, Analytical, Auditing, Business Administration, Communication, Customer Service, Data Management, Document Control, Engineering, Environmental, Export Booking, GeoPhysics, Imports, Industrial, Inventory Control, Manufacturing, Occupational Safety, Office Assistance, Project Management, Quality Control, Science & Biotech, Social Work

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