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Sr. Master Scheduler

Faribault, MN 55021

Job ID: CB564691613 Pay Rate: $80,000 / year Jobs Office: Career Solutions

Job Description

Want to work at an innovative company? Doherty Staffing Solutions is partnering with a leading manufacturing company located in Faribault, MN. We are seeking candidates for a Sr. Master Scheduler position on the 1st shift. Compensation for this direct hire opportunity is $80,000 per year. Interested? Read below for more information!  
What you’ll do as a Sr. Master Scheduler: 
  • Develop and maintain master production schedules for multiple sites based on customer orders, demand forecasts, production capacity, and material availability, ensuring alignment with customer requirements
  • Ensure supply plans and master schedules are aligned, working with IBP and reconciling planning discrepancies
  • Collaborate with demand/supply managers, customer experience, production planning, procurement, engineering, and sales to gather information and ensure accurate plans and schedules, identifying variances to drive corrective actions
  • Monitor and analyze demand forecasts, sales orders, and production requirements to balance supply and demand effectively
  • Evaluate production processes, lead times, and capacity constraints to identify improvement opportunities and optimize scheduling efficiency
  • Communicate production schedules and updates to stakeholders, including customer experience, production planning, sales, and engineering
  • Maintain accurate production records, including inventory levels, production outputs, and schedule changes, using appropriate software systems
  • Identify and assess risks, issues, and conflicts affecting schedules and develop mitigation plans
  • Support the development and implementation of production planning strategies, policies, and procedures
  • Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in production scheduling and implement improvements as needed

What you need to be a Sr. Master Scheduler: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply chain, Engineering, Operations Management, or a related field
  • 5 years plus proven experience in production planning, scheduling, or a similar role within a manufacturing environment, preferably in electrical equipment or metal fabrication
  • Strong knowledge of production planning and scheduling principles, methodologies, and tools
  • Proficiency in using production scheduling software, ERP systems, and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proactive mindset and ability to anticipate potential production issues and implement preventive measures
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles and continuous improvement methodologies is desirable
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • APICS certification a plus
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Join this manufacturing team in Faribault by applying today! Click APPLY NOW to complete our mobile-friendly, online application. For questions or additional details about the Sr. Master Scheduler positions, please contact our recruiter directly at 952-818-3275. 
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