This position will develop production schedules establishing sequence and timeframe of manufacturing operations in order to meet production requirements as well as schedules the procurement of raw materials to meet forecasted and customer orders for given products. Included in routine duties will be the review of customer orders, plant capacity, and inventory before establishing schedules. As part of this function, routine tasks such as monthly reports and data maintenance will be necessary. Organizational skills will be required to follow through with tasks while multi-tasking with frequent interruptions. Routine interfacing with management, forecasting, project engineers, procurement and manufacturing.
Responsibilities include inventory control and work in process as well as measuring progress by established standards of performance. Recognizes and brings attention to problems affecting production including schedules, quality, and order of production line. Also assists in resolving production conflicts by interfacing with management and assemblers. Management of larger orders on a project level working with project engineers on custom builds, custom buys, custom software as well as manufactured units.
Associates’ degree and 4 years’ combination experience in planning and/or scheduling in a manufacturing environment
Bachelors’ degree and 2 years’ experience in planning and/or scheduling in a manufacturing environment
*A Master’s Degree in required field = Credit given for 2 years of work experience.
*A PhD/Doctorate in required field = Credit given for 3 years of work experience.
Technical knowledge and experience in a manufacturing environment of electronics technology products
Oil and gas industry experience
Inventory management experience
Supply chain operations experience
Kanban and/or APICS and/or VMI and/or Lean Six Sigma experience
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