One of our clients in Southeast Houston is currently seeking a Plant Scheduler.
Utilizing various scheduling tools, prepare schedules for plant operating departments.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:Pre/Direct allocation of green tube and aged inventory, claim returns, rejects and downgraded material in the most cost efficient manner.Set-up of routing steps per order in a legacy computer system.Plan and establish production schedules for plant operations to balance customer requirements with inventory control policies, monitor material inventories, track progress of production, and review factors, which affect production schedules.Track, analyze & prepare reports on aged inventory for PRI meetings.Understanding of product specifications and their effect on allocation of material.Analyze, track and report customer on time delivery information.Monitor customer orders for shortages during the production process; communicate short orders to sales for disposition.Monitor and manage available inventory, allocate to customer orders, monitor for overages. during the production process, communicate overages to sales to minimize PRI, meet PRI objectives.Provide back up to Master Scheduler during vacations and furloughs.
EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, AND KNOWLEDGE:Strong communicator with excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills.Strong analytical and reasoning skills.SAP experience a plus.Experience with APS (Advanced Planning & Scheduling) systems and/or lean manufacturing techniques a plus.
EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND CERTIFICATIONS:High School Diploma3-5 years of experience working in a fast-paced, manufacturing setting, preferred