Production Planning Engineer


Galesburg, MI, US

Division: BENTELER Automotive 
Functional Area: Engineering 
Career Level: Professional 
Contract Type: Permanent/Full-time 
Weekly Working Hours: 45.00 
Required Languages: English (US) 
Requisition ID: 247 

Benefits: United States : 401(k) Match || United States : Dental || United States : Development || United States : Educational Assistance || United States : Flexible Work Schedules || United States : Health Savings Accounts || United States : Holidays || United States : Life & Disability || United States : Medical || United States : Training || United States : Vacation || United States : Vision || United States : Wealth Management Support 


At BENTELER, we make it possible. From promoting individual talents to international career prospects, or from generous opportunities for designing your career to personal development opportunities—at BENTELER, we always have answers to your questions about the future, based entirely on your personal needs. Diverse options that makes sure you can be anything and everything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


Job Description:
  • Plans complex manufacturing processes including production capabilities and layouts in accordance to defined costs, technology, deadlines and customer targets
  • Creates performance descriptions for equipment 
  • Obtains offers for equipment and parts to purchase  
  • Conducts international construction meetings with machinery and equipment suppliers 
  • Participates in final approval and technical release of the production and test equipment  
  • Coordinates internal and external tool and mechanical engineering companies  
  • Develops new manufacturing processes 
  • Supports and advises the product development from a technical perspective 
  • Contributes to the continuous improvement within his area of responsibility 



Job Requirements: 


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Business, advanced education preferred 
  • 10 years of progressive, broad experience in automotive industry which includes plant or operations management, and previous profit and loss responsibility; experience in mechanical engineering and manufacturing  


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Casondra Meerschaert 

BENTELER Human Resources


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The BENTELER Group always has the answer. That’s because in each of our divisions and at every one of our sites, you can benefit from the size and diversity of an international corporation with around 30,000 colleagues in 40 countries.

The same is true in our BENTELER Automotive division. This is where intelligent solutions for the automotive world are born—and where we, as a partner, provide answers on central topics like safety, the environment, and efficiency to nearly every major automotive manufacturer. Whether it's the body, the chassis, or the engine, we’re constantly setting new standards with the products, materials, and technologies we develop and produce. Inventiveness that makes sure you can be and become anything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


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