Production Controller job – Sanmina Corporation – San Jose, CA

We are looking for Production Controller to join our rapidly growing San Jose team.


Co-ordinates/Collaborates a group of Production Control planners in the release and scheduling of work orders, material requisition and expediting of jobs to meet expected ship date.

Manage and control Work Orders, Develop and calculate KanBan – PST – Safety Stock, Consigned Material Control, Over issues, Scrap, etc

Receive orders from sales / customer service; provide commitments based on job technology and available capacity.

Develops and implements the company’s production control functions including any of the following activities: master scheduling, production planning/coordination, shop scheduling and dispatching, material requirements, planning systems, work-in-process tracking, material and labor variance controls, and manufacturing performance reporting.

Provide status updates and early warning of potential late shipments to sales and customer service. Coordinate scheduling of manufacturing with the Production Manager, new job release with the Engineering Manager, and the daily shipments with the Shipping Department.

Develop and modify procedures relating to production control to meet requirements from customer as well as to align to changes in corporate procedure.

Approves quantities, schedules and parts lists provided to the material control organization to ensure timely and complete ordering, as well as receipt and issuance of production material requirements.

Responsible for planning, reviewing, and developing production procedures and personnel.


BS Degree or equivalent experience in related field.

5+ years of Production Control experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.

Knowledge of Oracle system required.

Department supervision experience required.

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