Production Scheduler in Kernersville, North Carolina
Posted 11/08/23
  • Middle-market privately held company that is rapidly growing
  • Exceptional leadership team that is deeply committed to the success of the company and it’s employees
  • Entrepreneurial organization that is innovating and investing in people and technology

  • An exciting chance to grow your career under a knowledgeable team with strong tenure in the business
  • Opportunity to have significant exposure to the executive leadership team
  • Success that is driven by the skills and ideas of their talented and diverse teams

  • The Production Scheduler is a key role in the office responsible for optimizing production assignments, coordinating supplies and shipments, and ensuring smooth communication between departments.
  • Compile essential reports, manage materials, and proactively address any issues that could affect production schedules or project objectives.
  • Maintain and improve the execution of production assignments to meet project goals and on-time delivery objectives.
  • Review and distribute supplies and shipments in a timely and efficient manner to support production needs.
  • Work with other departments to determine the progress of work, assess completion dates, and ensure project objectives are met.
  • Communicate with sales team to determine necessary installation dates of clients and schedule accordingly.
  • Compile reports on costs and inventory levels to inform decision-making and resource utilization.
  • Regularly review and communicate production status reports to relevant teams and stakeholders.
  • Ability to analyze production feedback in conjunction with master schedule document to identify any bottlenecks to meeting deadlines mandated by sales document confirmation.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact between the production and planning teams, facilitating effective communication and issue resolution.
  • Analyze, initiate, plan, and implement all materials or service-related actions to achieve on-time delivery objectives for assigned projects.
  • Determine manufacturing and materials requirements, create purchase orders (POs)/production purchase orders (PPOs) for internal and external services.
  • Follow-up and expedite materials as needed to meet customer requirements.
  • Analyze and maintain proper raw materials, semi-finished, and finished goods materials to ensure project objectives are met.
  • Proactively identify and resolve issues that could delay material movement, production schedules, or have a significant detrimental financial impact on projects.
  • Involve other departments and management, when necessary, to resolve issues.

  • 2+ years of experience in production, planning, or related fields, with a strong understanding of manufacturing processes.
  • Strong Excel skills along with other Microsoft suite software (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint etc.)
  • Strong project management skills, including the ability to plan, initiate, and implement actions to meet project objectives.
  • Proficiency in prioritizing tasks and managing multiple responsibilities simultaneously.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to facilitate effective information exchange within the team and with external partners.
  • Be open to constructive feedback on how to improve flow throughout the plant by scheduling effectively.
  • Strong teamwork skills, collaborating effectively with colleagues to achieve production and project goals.
  • Strong customer service skills

  • Employee Type: Direct Hire
  • Location: Kernersville, North Carolina
  • Category: Corporate Support
  • Date Posted: 11/08/23
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