Staff Production Control Coordinator

Applied Research Assocs., Inc.

Randolph, VT

Looking for a career in an industry focused on designing, developing and manufacturing solutions to problems of national importance? ARA’s Randolph, VT division is growing and has an exciting, fulfilling opportunity. ARA is seeking a Production Control Coordinator to assist with production control and warehouse duties. Candidate should be skilled using computer systems to manage production orders and inventory.

  • What you’ll do as a Production Control Coordinator
    • Assist in the daily planning, critical item follow-up, and movement of material and products through the manufacturing, inspection, test, and shipping areas to meet established delivery schedules.
    • Compile and release prepared manufacturing documentation, including work orders and design documentation to the production floor.
    • Receive incoming material and transfer into inventory.
    • Perform daily cycle counts to validate on hand inventory quantities.
    • Run inventory reports and generate requisitions to replenish required stock levels.
    • Assist with the disposition and correction of non-conforming material with quality and manufacturing personnel.
    • Package and ship orders to customers.
    • Calculate shipping estimates for quotations.
    • Generate export documentation.
    • Assist with manufacturing assembly work on occasion.
    • As a production control coordinator at the Integrated Products Division, you will have exposure to mechanical and electrical assemblies on state-of-the-art products. From security systems to robotics, our products vary considerably. 
  • Production Control Coordinator Requirements
    • Computer usage experience (preferred).
    • Ability to work independently.
    • Effective communicator oral and written.
    • Strong work ethic and attention to detail.
    • Capable of multi-tasking and have flexibility as required to help our teams in the areas of need.
    • High school diploma or equivalent.
    • Three years minimum experience in manufacturing environment.
  • Production Control Coordinator Preferences
    • ERP/MRP system experience.
    • Scheduling experience.

Applied Research Associates, Inc. is an employee-owned international research and engineering company recognized for providing technically superior solutions to complex and challenging problems in the physical sciences. The company, founded in Albuquerque, NM, in 1979, currently employs over 1,700 professionals and is rapidly growing. ARA offices throughout the United States and Canada provide a broad range of technical expertise in defense technologies, civil technologies, computer software and simulation, systems analysis, environmental technologies, and testing and measurement. The corporation also provides sophisticated technical products for environmental site characterization, pavement analysis, and robotics. 

As a 100% employee-owned company, ARA provides a work environment that challenges its employees, rewards their efforts, and provides opportunities for them to grow and pursue work they are passionate about. ARA provides excellent benefits including medical, dental, vacation, 401(k), and stock ownership.

For additional information and an opportunity to join our unique team, please visit our website at