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Master Scheduler Production Planner

Jamestown, New York, 14701, United States
February 19, 2018

Production Planner / Master Scheduler

TxMQ is currently assisting their client in the search for a qualified Production Planner / Master Scheduling professional for their heavy manufacturing facility in Jamestown, NY.

Production Planner / Master Scheduler

Our client is seeking a Master Scheduler to collaborate with management, sales, operations, purchasing, shipping, inventory, and engineering to ensure that orders are properly scheduled and routed through the shop to meet customer deadlines. This position requires a skilled communicator who will keep information updated and flowing through effective face-to-face contact, emails, phone calls, and posted metrics.


• Build schedules, produce capacity reports, and key performance indicators to ensure on time delivery.

• Plan and established production schedules

• Monitor materials inventories

• Track progress of production

• Utilize key performance indicators to ensure on time delivery

• Review factors which affect schedules

• Possess knowledge of job schedules and successfully meets deadlines

• Successful Track Record of experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

• Create reports, including capacity report

Required Education & Qualifications:

• BS/BA degree in Industrial/ Mechanical Engineering, Business, Logistics, Operations, Planning or related fields with at least 5-7 years of professional scheduling / planning experience in a manufacturing environment.

• Experience utilizing an MRP/ERP system.

• Superior proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Power point),

• Strong planning, scheduling and negotiation skills.

• Ability to implement schedule management process consistent with customer requirements and internal processes and best practices

• Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload

• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal are necessary to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers and co-workers

• PMP certification highly preferred

• APICS certification a plus.


• AS-400 experience

• Bachelor's Degree


• Salary for this direct hire position will be commensurate with experience and will include a competitive benefits package, paid holidays and vacation, room for growth, etc.


• Interested and qualified candidates should submit a Word formatted resume, employment references, and salary history for immediate consideration.

• Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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