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Vermeer Corporation Production Control Coordinator in Pella, Iowa

You’re not likely to find another company like Vermeer. Our people are from all walks of life in locations around the world, rolling up our sleeves and getting tough work done every day. Together. We’re a family-owned and operated company with an unmatched culture, one that is built on the belief that every Vermeer team member has real, personal impact – on our people, our customers and our world. Whoever you are and where you are in your career, Vermeer helps you be Equipped to Do More ® .

Job Summary

Work Shift

1 - First Shift

The Production Control Coordinator is responsible for maintaining a lean flow of information in the form of various documents, internal ordering processing, and job scheduling to the shop floor along with information to other departments and services. This position provides information and supplies to the shop floor to ensure Company products are built to the best standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Demonstrate the Vermeer characteristics of caring culture, demonstrating agility, customer focused, and stewardship and model the associated behaviors.

  2. Generate, date, sort, and release work orders and parts orders for production runs to the shop floor. Provide work orders to all manufacturing groups (weld, machine, etc.).

    1. Review production schedules and determine the schedules for production runs (work orders and shop packets).

    2. Receive and document data from shop floor personnel to maintain various charts, schedules, and tables related to shop floor production.

    3. Determine course of action to maintain proper inventory levels of VIN tags, technical manuals and other materials necessary for compiling work orders.

    4. Close all work orders by collecting finished work order documentation and entering serial numbers for all parts.

    Education and/or Experience


Other Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to perform intermediate PC functions including spreadsheet formulas and functions, queries, tables, merges, and special reports.

  • Knowledge of production processes and MRP system.

  • Ability to effectively manage time to meet department, production, and overall Company schedules.

  • Ability to maintain accuracy in data entry.

  • Ability to produce accurate, professional and error-free documents in a timely manner.

  • Demonstration of good verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to maintain positive interpersonal relationships which encourage openness with customers and peers.

  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks while supporting the department.


  • Up to 5% domestic and/or international travel by car or plane may be required.

    Work Location

    ONSITE: A team member’s day-to-day work is best done on a Vermeer campus. If work content can be occasionally completed at an offsite location, discuss potential arrangements with your manager.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation due to a disability at any stage of the employment application process should contact Team Member Solutions in human resources at (641) 621-8767 or at

    Why Vermeer?

    Our reach is global, our impact is personal. By joining Vermeer, you won’t just be making the right step for your career. You’ll be making a real, personal impact on our people, our customers and our world.

    Impact Our People: You’ll find teams of hardworking people who take pride in their work, pride in each other and pride in the principles that guide them. Our team members are diverse, talented and driven to continuously learn, improve and innovate, both for our company and for their careers.

    Impact Our Customers: Whether our customers are operating small stump cutters in their backyard or giant surface mining equipment in Australia, they make progress happen. Our team members are constantly turning up new possibilities and collaboratively innovating to keep our customers and the people they serve on the leading-edge of progress around the world.

    Impact Our World: At Vermeer, we believe in giving back and helping people and communities. We’ve held that belief from our founding in 1948. Our reach extends from offering impressive benefits that help our team members and their families live well, to supporting our local communities through volunteer and community investment programs. Our impact is also experienced by the way our customers use Vermeer products to make a difference. Vermeer equipment is used all around the world to keep people connected to life necessities, such as water and electricity, harvest the feed that nourishes a vibrant food supply and effectively manage precious natural resources that improve our quality of life.