Job Details

Scheduler

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S&S Cycle, Inc.

Published

2021-04-30

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Location

Viola, WI, Wisconsin, United States

Category

Manufacturing and Production

Type

Full-time

Description

POSITION TITLE: Scheduler

DEPARTMENT: Manufacturing

REPORTS TO: Master Scheduler

JOB SUMMARY:

Ensure that company objectives are achieved and that all production deadlines are met.  Multitask and provide quick responses to production problems.  Shift resources so that employees and materials are used as effectively as possible.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Thoroughly understand and adhere to the department goals, objectives, and strategy 

  • Establish and maintain credibility throughout the organization as an effective developer of solutions 

  • Present and maintain positive morale amongst employees

  • Plan, schedule, and monitor movement of materials through production cycles

  • Open and allocate work orders using the Materials Requirement Planning System

  • Create and maintain production schedules

  • Use workers and resources in the most effective manner

  • Provide quick responses to production issues

  • Identify problems and help improve processes

  • Use software to generate reports and schedules

  • Ensure that company deadlines are met

  • Review lead times and safety stock values

  • Assist the Master Scheduler and Production Manager in scheduling production to optimize production

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Flexible, energetic, forward-thinking, and creative with high moral and ethical standards

  • High analytical ability, good judgment, and strong operational focus

  • Well organized and self-directed

  • Able to relate to people at all levels of the organization in a positive fashion

  • Must possess the ability to collaborate across functional lines and work effectively in a team environment

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; working knowledge of computer applications

  • Demonstrated ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks in a fast pace environment

  • Proficiency with computers and Google Applications

  • Ability to create and understand reports in order to make production decisions

  • Ability to work accurately with numbers and details

  • A desire to promote the success of the organization and production staff

  • Knowledge of Manufacturing scheduling systems

  • Minimum 2 to 3 years of Scheduling experience or equivalent 

  • At Least 3 years of related work experience in a manufacturing facility

  • Must be self-directed and possess strong organizational and decision-making skills

  • Must possess strong organizational and communication skills, both written and verbal

PHYSICAL AND PPE REQUIREMENTS:  

Employee is regularly required to:

  • Stand

  • Use hands to manipulate objects, tools, or controls

  • Talk and hear

  • Walk, stoop, crouch and bend

  • Reach above shoulders

  • Frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted and up to 100 pounds with assistance

  • Close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception

  • Must comply with safety equipment standards; safety glasses, hearing protection, steel toed shoes

TRAVEL:

  • Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected