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Production Planning Manager

Date: Jan 1, 2019

Location: Middletown, CT, US

Company: Leggett & Platt Incorporated


Pegasus Manufacturing, a division of Leggett & Platt, Inc., is looking for an experienced Production Planning Manager to join our leadership team.  Founded in 1989, Pegasus is recognized as the world leader of fabricated tube and pipe assemblies for military, aerospace, and other hi-tech industries.  You will be responsible for leading the Planning & Customer Service Team in coordinating production workflow for multiple products.  You will have the opportunity to implement change in the areas of Production Scheduling, Capacity Planning, and Inventory. This is an exciting opportunity to drive change and participate in our operational success.  If you are a dynamic and driven business leader looking for an exciting challenge, we want you!    


Things you will be doing:


  • Managing a team of planners to coordinate the day to day work release, customer communication and scheduling processes.
  • Utilizing our Epicor ERP Business system to establish flows and communications with all operational functions to deliver product on time to customers, ensure on time placement of purchase orders for material and outside services, on time delivery of materials and outside services by the supply chain, and on time release of jobs to manufacturing.
  • Leading a team that will serve as the primary point of contact to customers and establish process for the team to ensure effective communication of job status and deliveries to customers
  • Maintain record keeping procedures to  ensure the accurate inventory of raw material, work in process, and finished goods inventory levels to fulfill customer demands while meeting cash flow and other operational goals
  • Assist division leadership with root cause analysis and continuous improvement initiatives to identify areas of improvement needed for operational processes, plans & key initiatives


A few things you will need:


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Experience within the Aerospace manufacturing industry preferred.
  • 10+ years’ experience with ERP Business System, experience with Epicor is a plus
  • 10+ years of Program Management and planning experience and managing personnel.
  • Experience with implementing work flows to reduce inventory levels and create clear scheduling priorities for manufacturing inside of the ERP Business System.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Self-starter with ability to multi-task and prioritize work day/projects independently
  • Due to government contract US Citizenship is required for this position.


Reasons you’ll love it here: Our company culture reflects values like integrity, ownership, and authenticity. We take these to heart, and if you do as well, you’ll fit right in.


How to learn more about us: For a fun glimpse into our company, visit Life@Leggett and look inside everyday work life!


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing company consists of more than 22,000 employee-partners in 120 manufacturing facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. For more information, please visit


Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veteran/Disability Employer


Nearest Major Market: Hartford

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