Masonite Production Scheduler in Vandalia, Ohio

Summary:

Our vision is to be the best provider of building products in the eyes of our customers, employees, shareholders, suppliers and communities.

At Masonite, we understand that people are key. We are a composite of diverse people who come together by showing support and respect to one another.

We hire people that demonstrate integrity under pressure. Integrity is at the foundation of everything we do. It is in each door we make, in our commitment delivery and in our honest and sincere communication.

Our employees are flexible, versatile and resistant. Our ability to weather any storm, to bend without breaking, is what allows us to hear the knock and open the door with confidence, no matter what’s on the other side.

At Masonite, we hold the door open for each other and for new ideas. We want everyone to freely contribute ideas and add value, so we are positive and encouraging. This collaborative environment is what makes Masonite a transparent, fair company- one that doesn’t hide behind closed doors.

We continuously strive to improve both our products and our customers’ experiences. This drive leads us to revolutionize the door industry and help people walk through walls.

Responsibilities:

  • This 1st shift position will provide production scheduling, planning for our Masonite production departments. The individual will plan and establish production schedules, recommend batch sizes, giving consideration to load, capacity, and efficient utilization of equipment. In addition will notify material planning of needed raw materials, plans forecasted items, and maintains various logs, schedules, etc.

  • Plans and establishes production schedule to meet customer demands, sales forecasts and customer delivery requirements.

  • Daily communication with Purchasing, Manufacturing, Accounting, Replenishment, Customer Service departments and Logistics company.

  • Successfully coordinate with the Purchasing department to meet and objective production schedule for the facility.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively implement continuous improvement initiatives.

  • Provide necessary information to and support to Manufacturing Manager, Purchasing department, Inventory Control, and Accounting department.

  • Estimates production time for each order giving consideration to availability of machines, material and tooling, number of operations involved, manufacturing backlog, order quantity, complexity of product (i.e. assemblies), previous history, outside operations, etc.

  • Examines the status of each order by reviewing work-in-process, open orders, material status, over-dues, etc. and checking with schedulers and expediters.

  • Audits work-in-process for potential short yields, order closing, abnormal delays, and progress, and advise schedulers and production supervisors of problems and request corrective actions.

  • Assist in development of new or improvement manufacturing and production control systems as it relates to scheduling

  • Must be-able to identify problems in supporting customer requirements and coordinate efforts of manufacturing and support groups to prevent/or resolve issues and maintain integrity of schedule dates.

Qualifications:

  • Associate Degree or equivalent, plus 3-5 years in a manufacturing planning environment.

  • Six sigma Lean GB or ability to become certified within one year.

  • Demonstrated understanding of scheduling systems, inventory management, and capacity planning practices in a manufacturing environment.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to interface with all levels of the organization.

  • Must be able to work independently with minimum supervision.

  • Detailed orientation, reliable and organized.

  • Must be assertive, communicative individual, who is highly motivated to self-direct.

  • Must have demonstrated experience implementing systems and communicate effectively across functional groups.

  • Ability to provide extended flexible work hours, as work-load and projects requires.

  • Effective team-member is essential in this key role.

  • Ability to use MS-Office (Word, Excel, E-Mail and other Windows-based applications.)

  • Additional experience with MRP systems, MS-Access SQL highly desired.

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ID 2017-10324

Job Location US-OH-Vandalia

Posted Date 7/17/2017