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Master Scheduler / Production & Inventory Control Manager

ESPO Engineering Corp Chicago, IL
  • Expired: 18 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Master Scheduler / Production & Inventory Control Manager
Location: Chicago, IL. North side
Pay Rate: $95k - $106k
Duration of Job: Direct Hire

The Master Scheduler / Production & Inventory Control Mananger is responsible to plan, control, and manage the flow of finished product and inventory levels in the most efficient and cost effective way to meet customer demand. He/She will manage the Production Scheduler(s), Production Coordinator(s) and Materials/Inventory Coordinator to ensure the proper jobs (shipping dates) are scheduled in with the correct steel and availability of the dies and presses.

Essential Functions

Coordinates the Chicago plant's production by scheduling jobs based on customer requirements and manufacturing capabilities, while helping to maximize productivity
Makes final decisions concerning what jobs go into production
Follows through with verifying all scheduled jobs are properly placed and run on time
Makes proper decisions pertaining to customer needs, material needs, and production capacity
Resolves scheduling problems and the differences between customer needs, Sales, Customer Service personnel, and plant personnel
Responsible for maintaining Kan-Ban systems, safety stock, and an adequate level of finished goods
Performs other duties as assigned

Required Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree (Operations, Industrial or Engineering Management preferred)
5+ years' experience in production planning or materials management
Experience with an ERP system; ability to easily extract data (Oracle preferred)
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Advanced experience with Excel)


Strong analytical skills; problem solver Good interpersonal, leadership, verbal and written communication skills Demonstrates a clear understanding of policies and procedures of operation; complies with and applies policies and procedures appropriately Keeps current with and effectively applies new work methods, skills, and technologies to complete work Demonstrates the willingness and competence to work in multiple functional areas Plans, prioritizes, and organizes work effectively to produce measurable results Assesses situations accurately and determines appropriate action Identifies and utilizes resources effectively and responsibly Takes ownership for own self-development

Work Environment

General office environment.

Espo Corporation
Willowbrook, IL 60527
(630) 789-2525
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ESPO Engineering Corp


Chicago, IL
60640 USA