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Production Scheduler

Mangrum Career Solutions, LLC
Toledo, Ohio, United States
November 04, 2018


Job Description

Are you a strong Production Scheduler who enjoys developing schedules that meet on-time delivery goals and expediting orders to fulfill customer expectations in a fast-paced environment? Our Client is a growing and dynamic manufacturer seeking a Production Scheduler/Expeditor near Toledo, OH. You will support the Master Scheduler and Production Leadership on the shop-floor to locate parts that are needed to complete orders while ensuring compliance with the published schedule. You can make a real difference in this low-volume, high mix environment with your scheduling expertise. If you’re ready to expand your experience and grow your career, apply today. *

Job Responsibilities

Provide input into developing a production schedule that meets on-time delivery goals

Proactively anticipate problems related to scheduling

Expedite orders on the shop floor to fulfill customer expectations

Ensure material is available and address problems in material levels

Review material shortages, stock outages and safety stock levels

Use Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems to support production

Maintain Kanban levels to ensure availability of manufactured components for every department

Develop and document production scheduling procedures

Required Skills & Qualifications

High School Diploma required. Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Supply Chain Management, or another closely related field a plus.

APICS certification is a plus

1-2 years of production scheduling / expediting experience while working closely with shop floor leadership

Experience with Purchasing & Materials tools including MRP and Inventory Control methods such as kanban and safety stock

Experience with complex planning processes and use of forecasting is a plus

Visual scheduling of low volume, long cycle time products is a plus

Experience in a low volume, high mix manufacturing or assembly business is a plus

Working knowledge of Outlook, Manufacturing, Spreadsheet and Word processing software