Create and maintain a Master Production schedule and Final Assembly build schedule for all finished goods items.
Create and maintain a realistic Production Plan, Master Production schedule, and Final Assembly build schedule, which provides the basis for Material Requirements Planning and Capacity Requirements Planning.
Develop and maintain stock levels and run sizes to economically support Sales and Shipping while maintaining minimum inventory levels.
Provide production dates and expediting information to the Order Management and Shipping Departments.
Evaluate product changes to determine impact on Master Production Schedule.
Participate in New Product Introduction Process.
Prepare and participate in monthly sales and operations process.
Prepare daily status reports.
Perform other assigned duties.
High School Diploma or the equivalent required with 5 years experience in a manufacturing or scheduling environment
Associate's or BS degree in Business, Mathematics, Engineering or related field of study preferred
APICS/ASCM certification(s) a plus
Experience with Lean/Six Sigma/TPM principles
Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of MRP and MPS principles
Understanding and working knowledge of general scheduling principles and shop floor/work order environment
Ability to exercise initiative with sound judgment
Superior analytical abilities
Previous experience using an ERP system and Microsoft Office - Excel, Access, Word & Outlook
Must possess strong organizational skills
Excellent communication, both verbal and written
Ability to work as a team player within time constraints and meeting deadlines
Ability to demonstrate discretion when handling information and reports