Production Planner

About the Role

United States of America
North Carolina
Gas Services
Business Unit
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Experienced Professional

Gas Services

Our Gas Services division offers Low-emission power generation through service and decarbonization. Zero or low emission power generation and all gas turbines under one roof, steam turbines and generators. Decarbonization opportunities through service offerings, modernization, and digitalization of the fleet.

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How You’ll Make an Impact


The primary job requirements of this position are to plan and schedule the projects and resources for the Steam Turbine Stationary Shop.

Responsibilities include:

  • Create and maintain production schedules to ensure each project is completed on time.
  • Consolidate information from Tendering, Project Management, Engineering, Purchasing, Shop Floor and resource management to execute each project to completion.
  • Perform resource analysis of all projects currently queued for manufacture and anticipate resource conflicts to provide accurate quoting for emergent work.  Support manpower requirements planning.
  • Provide schedules from Microsoft Project to Marketing, Purchasing, Order Management, Project Management, Internal and External Customers to support materials planning and keep internal and external Customers informed of progress.
  • Work closely with production supervision and operators to ensure smooth production flow and minimize
  • Participate in Gemba meetings & provide schedule updates to team
  • Abide by all company policies regarding, safety, quality, housekeeping, and performance expectations.



What You Bring 

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in a Manufacturing or Engineering related concentration with 5+ years of manufacturing experience or an Associates Degree with 10 + years experience.
  • A background with planning in a highly dynamic environment and an ability to work across multi-disciplinary teams to collaborate and coordinate best schedule efforts.
  • The ideal applicant will have experience with Microsoft Projects and SAP, along with proficiency in Windows based programs like Excel and Word.
  • Provide leadership in the Stationary Shop to conduct meetings and guide daily priority planning to successful execution of Product Work scope.
  • Strong communications and communication skills are extremely important as well as flexibility to work nights and weekends as needed to support urgent customer projects in the factory.
  • Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization. Siemens Energy employees with current visa sponsorship may be eligible for internal transfers.


About the Team


Through our Generation division, we enhance and innovate conventional and renewable power supply. Currently, we're reducing carbon emissions of existing assets and developing technologies that transform power generation applications.


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Who is Siemens Energy?

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.


Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.


Our Commitment to Diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.




  • Career growth and development opportunities
  • Supportive work culture
  • Company paid Health and wellness benefits
  • Paid Time Off and paid holidays
  • 401K savings plan with company match
  • Family building benefits
  • Parental leave


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