Position Title:  Production Planner


Narragansett, RI, US, 2882

Job Category:  Supply Chain
Shift:  Shift 1
Full Time / Part Time:  Full-Time
Job Level:  Individual Contributor
Approximate Travel:  0%
Job Description: 


Rogers Corporation currently has an opening for an experienced Production Planner in Narragansett, RI. This position does not offer sponsorship nor relocation.


This role is responsible for coordinating and expediting the flow of work and materials within or between departments according to daily and weekly production schedules to meet customer requirements while minimizing manufacturing, distribution costs, and inventory investment. 

Essential Functions:

  • Create and maintain schedules to successfully meet shipping dates according to forecasts and orders while maximizing efficiencies.
  • Utilize released and created work orders to ensure compliance with the planned demand to support sales and inventory levels while utilizing available capacity.
  • Create and/or recommend revisions to production schedules as needed.
  • Prepare scheduling reports as required. Communicate with internal customers as to the status of open orders/jobs and exceptions impacting on-time delivery.
  • Provide leadership visibility over potential issues that may impact production scheduling (i.e. raw material/equipment issues).
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Logistics/Supply Chain, Operations Management, Business or related field.
  • May consider equivalent work experience in lieu of degree
  • Minimum of 2 years of planning/logistics experience in a manufacturing/production environment REQUIRED
  • Experience using production planning software and enterprise resource planning systems
Additional Qualification Details:  No additional requirement needed

Who We Are and What We Are All About:

Rogers Corporation makes tomorrow's innovations possible. Help build a cleaner, safer and more connected world with a career at Rogers, where we make tomorrow’s innovations possible. We rely on a talented workforce to develop our cutting edge, market-leading material technologies. Our global team develops innovative specialty materials and components that enable technology in a wide array of high-growth markets. Our customers expect high performance and reliability, so we are always looking for people who can improve processes, get results and represent a best-in-class organization. People are at the heart of all our operations, and we encourage our employees to act with integrity, creativity and excellence to help drive results worldwide.

Why Work for Rogers:

It is our commitment to get “Results, but Results the Right Way.” Rogers offers an exceptional work environment and a value-driven culture modeled by leadership. Employees have access to developmental opportunities as well as top-notch benefits and incentive programs. Come join a winning team!

Rogers Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

About Rogers Corporation:

At Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG), we're changing how the world uses technology. We are a global leader in materials technology and manufacturing, producing engineered materials to power, protect and connect our world. With nearly 200 years of materials science and engineering experience, Rogers delivers high-performance solutions that enable global Advanced Electronics Solutions and Elastomeric Material Solutions, as well as other technologies where reliability is critical. Rogers enables the world’s leading innovators to achieve greater performance, speed to market and reliability through our renowned technical solutions support, problem-solving and application engineering capabilities. Rogers delivers market-leading solutions for energy-efficient motor drives, vehicle electrification and alternative energy, sealing, vibration management, and impact protection in mobile devices, transportation interiors, industrial equipment and performance apparel, wireless infrastructure and automotive safety and radar systems. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona (USA), Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, China, Germany, Belgium, Hungary and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit www.rogerscorp.com.