Junior Planner (FILLED)

About Western Shelter

Recognized for their leadership within the emergency response, commercial and military markets, Western Shelter and CrewBoss are allied businesses that develop and manufacture equipment and gear critical to the mission driven focus of our customers. Our products help people, often saving lives in the absolute worst conditions imaginable around the world. We are proud of what we do, and come to work everyday with the motivation to find new ways to better serve our customers. This is your chance to make a difference in the world, while building your career at a rapidly growing company with an international reach.

Role Overview

The Junior Planner is responsible for performing administrative and clerical duties to support all aspects of the Western Shelter Systems business. This position reports to the Director of Operations. 


  • ERP/MRP experience preferred
  • Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Proficient with mainstream desktop office applications including Microsoft Office suite
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred 


  • Review and enter incoming sales orders for new items or changes and enter into ERP system
  • Ensure BOMs and routings are accurate. Make changes as needed
  • Generate required Work Orders for production, drive planning and scheduling of work with
  • operations to maximize efficiency on production floor based on shipping requirements
  • Work directly with Engineering to review or correct drawings as needed, create or update Bills
  • of Materials and Routings as needed, and make drawings available to production as required
  • Assist purchasing function by following up on purchase orders and/or late orders
  • Standardize and document work processes 

Key Attributes

  • Maintains a friendly positive demeanor
  • Adapts to change, is open to new ideas, takes on new responsibilities, handles pressure and
  • adjusts to plans to meet changing needs and deadlines
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and people in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to prioritize tasks from various stakeholders by communicating clear project timeframes
  • and tasks

Western Shelter Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full time

Required experience: Marketing: 2 years

Qualified applicants should submit a resume and cover letter in Word or pdf format via email to: careers@westernshelter.com