MASTER SCHEDULER

MASTER SCHEDULER

A growing local Utah manufacturer is searching for a Master Scheduler. This position requires to work closely with the Production Manager, Warehouse Manager, Line Leads and Purchasing department. This is a very hands-on position in a dynamic and challenging work environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage production schedulers.
  • Take functional lead to coordinate all resources that effect production schedule.
  • Manage demand planning for forecasted items.
  • Coordinate and communicate production scheduling issues to necessary departments.
  • Determine root cause issues in order to help create an efficient production schedule
  • Develop and manage KPI’s such as OTIF, schedule change rate, etc.…
  • Effectively create and communicate production schedules to maximize fill rates, minimize changeovers, mitigate overstock, and obsolete items
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5-10 years experience in production/master scheduling
  • MRP/ERP experience
  • Purchasing and Inventory Management experience
  • Proficient in MS Office software with a focus in Excel
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred (Business Administration or related) or a combination of equivalent school/work experience
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong verbal, listening and written communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to think critically, using logic and reasoning to identify solutions and approaches to problems
  • Ability to cooperate with different departments in a positive manner
  • Ability to deal with high-stress situations

Physical Requirements

  • Will remain in a stationary sitting position over 75% of the time
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office machines such as calculator, copy machine, computer and printer
  • Occasionally must be able to lift up to 50 lbs