Master Scheduler

Operations - Management
Arlington, TX, US
Job ID: 22771
Req ID: 174623.8
Job Type: Full-time
Date Posted: 2019-08-08 00:54:51
Position Summary: 
The Master Scheduler is responsible for translating demand and overseeing/developing final production schedules for multiple manufacturing lines and execution of the production schedule in support of the predetermined customer needs.
 
Primary Duties & Responsibilities: 
Plan and control all scheduling activities 
Schedule equipment, work cells, and jobs in MRP based on customer demand and capacity
Balance Supply and Demand to support targeted customer service levels, inventory turn goals, and capacity utilization/staffing requirements
Develops feasible master production schedules (minimum 6 mo. horizon) for finished goods and component items based on capacity requirements.
Daily schedule development and optimization by SKU & communicates schedule to manufacturing
Works with Operations partners to ensure timely completion of all production schedules and proactively communicate when delays are projected
Ability to coordinate and prioritize daily workload based on customer demands
Identifies trends and utilizes information to compare against marketing and plant data
Publishes key delivery and inventory performance metrics
Calculates and execute optimum run sizes
Identifies capacity constraints and how they impact achievement of output plans
Other duties may be assigned as directed by the Director of Operations Manager
Maintains MRP capacity tables to drive accurate promise dates on customer orders 
May perform other duties as assinged
 
Required Skills:
Bachelor’s degree. 
Five plus years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
Production control experience in a manufacturing environment.
Computer skills – Advanced MS Excel skills and Word proficiency. MRP system experience.
Proficient in Enterprise Resource Planning systems; knowledge in Baan or Syteline a plus.
Language Skills – Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. 
Ability to prioritize and plan work activities, use time efficiently, and work within deadlines.