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Master Scheduler at PTI

Duties/Responsibilities:

This position, under the guidance of Sr. VP of Operations, will develop a master schedule for optimizing Company performance. Also, will interpret material and manufacturing plans, Sales/usage history and forecasts to create, organize, adjust and control the ERP/MRP master schedule and monthly operations plans, including weekly allotment on daily job releases and adjustments. The position requires the ability to understand market conditions and implement strategies that meet demands/capability of customers, suppliers and internal resources. Furthermore, the position is responsible to communicate and work with Operations team, Sales, Purchasing and Finance to meet business goals. Master Scheduler will identify, lead and where appropriate execute materials organization, scheduling manufacturing and supply chain related continuous improvement activities. Extensive knowledge of product/processes in area of responsibility. Thorough knowledge of processes of manufacturing environment. Must demonstrate strong communication skills both written and oral.

Required Skills

  • Responsible for the development and implementation of the Master Schedule 
  • ERP – Bills of Material (BOM), Work in Process (WIP), Advance Supply Chain Planning (ASCP), Manufacturing Scheduling /MRP, Warehouse Management (WMS), Order Management (OM), Purchasing (PO). 
  • Lead for planning and scheduling in manufacturing facility to provide daily direction, training, and support 
  • Negotiate and enforce the timely delivery of goods from suppliers - Coordinate core vendors to meet inventory and management goals  
  • Working with sales and accounting to continuously improve forecasting - eensuring that they receive an exceptional level of service, managing their expectations as needed 
  • Perform inventory analysis to continuously improve Company targets and financial performance and consistently monitors the level of manufacturing supplies and make adjustments as required 
  • Continuously improve Master Schedule programs to incorporate best practices and adjust accordingly to the changing demands and meeting sales and forecast numbers 
  • Working with shipping department to ensure shipments go out on time to customer base – also working with receiving department for the speedy move of the components 
  • Facilitate production meeting and manage compliance to hot and new jobs milestones 
  • Develop, review and monitor monthly usage and make adjustments 
  • Update and distribute operations metrics 
  • Manage stagnant WIP 
  • Conversant with Oracle Business Suite-R12 

Required Experience
  • B.S. degree or 5+ years’ equivalent experience with a solid understanding of manufacturing and scheduling (Oracle experience strongly preferred) 
  • APICS certification and Lean Manufacturing experience preferred 
  • Highly proficient in data analysis, including report writing, Word, Excel and Power Point 
  • Proven track record of successful planning, scheduling and overall management and control of the planning/scheduling function including MRP programs 
  • Strong management and organization skills with proven track record of quality results of on schedule on-time planning and job execution 
  • Effectively communicates with and engages all levels of the organization verbally and in writing. 
  • Translates technical decisions/strategies into business terms and implications; produces clear, understandable documentation geared for all audiences. 
  • Ability to work in a team environment and share schedule issues clearly with all levels of management. 
  • Ability to problem solving, identify root causes and develop/implement effective alternatives. 
  •  Very results driven, focused, and team oriented approach required. 

 All other duties as assigned.

To Apply

Visit PTI's careers website at www.ptitechnologies.com