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Kongsberg Automotive provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of approx. EUR 1.1 billion and approximately 11.500 employees in 19 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland and has more than 25 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Production Planner


Willis, US, TX 77378

Country/Region:  US

About the position

Responsible for proactively maintaining and continuously improving the planning processes, ensuring all materials are on hand to meet production needs, responsible for complete and accurate communication to all levels accross supp;u chain and operations.    


Facilitate daily production planning meetings

Review and release work orders to the production lines efficiently to support customer requirements

Print work orders and labels for production

Work with production supervisors to ensure optimal scheduling of the production lines

Ensure material availability for production to minimize down time and late deliveries to customers

Review all production requirements within MRP and work with appropriate personnel to help resolve supply constraints

Coordinate with materials planners to ensure timely delivery of material for production 

Communicate with Customer Service to ensure timely production of customer requirements

Perform inventory analysis for last time buy and obsolescence projects

Assist with Sample Order Process

Develop and implement process improvements within the planning function




Planning Experience

Experience utilizing an MRO system and software

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word

Ability to demonstrate above average proficiency in data management

Strong organization and problem solving skills

Ability to prioritize effectively and efficiently

SAP experience a plus


Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Step forward into your distinguished career at Kongsberg Automotive!


Application Id:  810
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