Senior Production Planner

Senior Production Planner

About Franklin Sensors

Franklin Sensors is a small, fast-growing company that has quickly become a major player in the stud finder industry. Our patented and award-winning technology has led us to have the #1 rated stud finders at Walmart, Costco, Lowe’s, Harbor Freight, Menards, Amazon, Canadian Tire,, Ace, True Value, and others.


This is a key position for a person who is detail-oriented and who can manage data well and make good decisions. This individual will be a key member of our team and will make a significant contribution.


  • Tracks inventory levels and coordinate purchases of approximately 300 different raw materials that are used in the creation of about 15 different finished products.
  • Creates production plans in harmony with forecasts and existing purchase orders.
  • Works with the team to improve operational efficiency of the production line.
  • Maintains excellent communication with both domestic and foreign vendors (e.g. China and India) — No foreign language skills required.
  • Researches and source new parts.
  • Coordinates incoming shipments.
  • Addresses and manage the resolution of quality issues with vendors.
  • Prepares for and supports audits as requested by vendors.
  • Performs other miscellaneous business functions, as necessary.


  • 5-10 years experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree (any major).
  • Excellent academic record.

Job Skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Microsoft Excel, forecasting, analyzing data.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Collaborates well with a team.
  • Gracefully gives and receives feedback
  • Organizational skills, including multi-tasking, and managing multiple projects/tasks.
  • Ability to drive a project forward and work independently.

Job Type

  • Full-time, 40 hours per week.


  • Based on experience
  • 401k, Health Benefit offered

Job Location

  • Boise, Idaho area.

How to Apply