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Master Scheduler and Planner

Tribar Manufacturing Llc
Howell, MI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
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**Strictly Automotive Experience Required**




The Master Production Scheduler is responsible for developing the master production plan to satisfy customer demand while carrying minimum effective inventory. The qualified individual will be responsible for providing the plant with a monthly production plan consistent with the plant capacity and sales forecast. The planner is responsible for determining the desired inventory levels for finished goods. The sales forecasts, new business opportunities, customer expectations, and internal supply constraints will be used to develop production plans, by month, for a rolling three month period. Strong collaboration with the Business Managers, Operations, Sales, Customer Service and Management will be critical to meeting business goals.


Primary Responsibilities:


Create a Master Production Plan for designated products. Utilize the production capacity, taking into consideration the sales forecast, historical sales, and new business opportunities. Analyze and identify risks associated with the options built into the Master Production Plan, including manufacturing lead times. Schedules emailed to the plants monthly.

Perform supply demand analysis each quarter, highlighting areas of concern for the next 12 months.

Insure coordination with plant schedulers to execute Production Plan on a weekly and monthly basis.

Monitor actual output versus the Master Production Plan. Identify gaps and drive solutions, including a metric on production performance to the requested production schedule.

Review sales forecast with business manager on a monthly basis, and suggest modifications consistent with knowledge of current or historical demand.

Timely reporting of key metrics.

Support the S&OP process meetings to review service levels, performance against schedule, inventory strategy, supply plan to meet demand, and resource implications. Update Master Production Plan as necessary.

Qualifications and Requirements:


Bachelor’s degree preferred. Will consider candidates with the appropriate experience.

Experience with material flow processes and strategies including kitting, part presentation and plan for every part in a made to order, metal fabrication environment strongly desired

Detail oriented and data driven; Strong data analysis skills

Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel, Infor and WorkWise

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Experience and/or Training


Microsoft Word and Excel proficient, Prefer ERP / MRP experience

5+ Years of Production and/or Production Scheduling Experience

Ability to follow standard operating procedures as well as written and verbal orders and instructions in English.

Tribar Manufacturing Llc


Howell, MI
48855 USA



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