Production Control Planner

Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AOI)

Full Time
Sugar land, TX
Posted 11 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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