Production Scheduler

Category: 
Manufacturing & Engineering
Job Location: 
Waukesha, WI

Plans and coordinates the flow of work within or between departments of the manufacturing plant. Directs outside operations to support production needs. Compares customer demand and communication to internal work and establish priorities & schedules in accordance product specifications, availability or capability of workers, components, and equipment.

 

Responsibilities

Function as the focal point in creating a production schedule using the best combination of MRP (Manufacturing Resource Planning) system and other tools (i.e., Excel spreadsheets)
Develop valid, feasible production schedules to meet customer requirements on time, based on equipment, labor and raw material availability.
Review and analyze Purchase Orders from customers and communicate well in advance to all departments involved any issues that will have an impact on the due date.
Assist with maintaining data integrity of the MRP system with respect to forecasts, sales orders, purchase orders, production orders, and inventory.
Monitor, analyze and report performance of planned/executed production activities, and communicate to all departments involved any issues that will have an impact on the due date.
Assist the production departments to execute the production schedule as planned.
Identify and resolve supplier and internal errors that result in not able to ship parts on time to customer and cause discrepancies on scheduling.
Monitor and maintain accurate inventory levels, daily production KPI’s and cycle counting activities.
Ensure all customer inquiries are answered in a timely manner.
Routine clerical duties to support department activities. May include supervision of others performing these duties.
Coordinate and manage special projects as required.

 

Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree required
3+ years of Production Scheduling/Planning experience within a manufacturing setting
Have a strong understanding of manufacturing processes and procedures
Must have previous ERP/MRP experience

  

Apply Now!  Send resumes to jared@pointonerecruiting.com

 

Recruiter Name: 
Jared Smerchek
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 232

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