Master Scheduler in Pelham, NH at WAKEFIELD-VETTE

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Maintain production schedule and release work orders based on demand, capacity, and material availability.
Identify resource constraints and work with production to develop plans to achieve customers needs.
Analyze the Forecasts, S OP Data and Capacity Requirements to balance customer demand in accordance with company objectives. Participates in S OP meetings.
Establish, manage and maintain the Master Production Schedule to satisfy customer requirements while optimizing manufacturing capacity utilization
Review inventory of materials against present and anticipated sales orders and engage purchasing and sales when appropriate.
Perform material and capacity reviews for expedited sales requests
Participate in daily cross functional production planning meetings
Monitor and implement Engineering Change Requests and material deviations
Enhance the current planning model and toolsets and implement additional functionality
and metrics.
Works with Procurement, Quality, Account Management and Production to ensure smooth execution of the schedule.
Reviews work order component shortages, production line availability and adjusts the schedule as required to maintain 100 on time and complete shipments.

Job Requirements

Bachelors Degree in a business or a related field.
Minimum of 7-10 years of experience in production scheduling
High level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
Experience in Industrial or machining planning
APICS CPIM certification preferred.
Experience with MRP/ERP systems required; AX desired.
Experience working within a build to order" environment.
Involvement in continuous improvement culture/LEAN environment.
Strong analytical capabilities, with a basic understanding of statistical analysis techniques.
Working knowledge of schedule risk analysis, critical path analysis, and schedule analysis tools
Ability to effectively make decisions with limited time and information and determine decision making criteria based on priorities.
Ability to read, write and speak English proficiently.


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