Production Control Planner - Winona, MN

Job Details
Company & Position Details

Location:  Winona Facility; 1705 Wilkie Drive, Winona, MN 55987

Shift/Hours: Day Hours

Position Status: Full-Time

The Company: 
RiverSide Integrated Solutions, Inc. is an advanced Contract Manufacturer providing robust comprehensive solutions in Circuit Board Assembly, Electromechanical & Mechanical Assembly, Kitting, Supply Chain Management, Fulfillment, Distribution, and Reverse Logistics.  With a culture of customer focused solutions and continuous improvement, RiverSide Integrated Solutions, Inc. is uniquely positioned to respond to any customer need. As a co-worker, you will be offered a variety of competitive benefits including medical, dental, disability, life, 401K and more. Come join our team to be a part of a great organization!


The Team:
Our Production Control Team is tasked with supporting all functions of daily operation within the factory, as well as provides support to our External Operations teams.


The Role:
As a planner, your role is integral to the successful fulfillment of customer orders.  This will be achieved by analyzing resource availability and communicating pertinent information to all concerned parties. 

Responsibilities & Qualifications

You will spend your time:

  • Analyzing component availability for production job planning
  • Reviewing personnel and equipment capacity
  • Managing production jobs from creation to completion
  • Communicating with departments as needed
  • Developing and improving company work instructions and procedures maintaining ISO 9000 compliance with an emphasis on corporate alignment
  • Participating in process improvement discussions and projects
  • Maintaining spreadsheets and running reports
  • Updating the ERP System
  • Implementing job change management updates
  • Other duties as assigned

We are excited about you if you have:

  • Production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and sales of goods
  • Principles and processes that aid in or improve the customer experience
  • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Managing one’s own time and effectively determining priorities
  • Strong analytical ability
  • ERP system experience
  • Master Scheduling/Capacity Planning
  • Knowledge of ERP planning logic

Preferred Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a business field or equivalent
  • Experience in manufacturing
  • Experience with lean and 6-sigma
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Microsoft Office
  • Self-motivation and ability to work with minimal supervision


  • This position may travel between the RiverSide Lewiston and Winona facilities.
  • Infrequent travel for trainings and/or business needs may be required.


Physical Requirements:

  • Frequent bending, twisting, reaching, kneeling
  • Ability to walk, stand, and sit
  • Lifting up to 10 pounds


Work Environment:

  • Office setting