Production Scheduler

Website Martinrea International

Job Summary: This role reviews customers requirements and prepares/updates production schedule.

Required Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and minimum five years of experience/training in manufacturing, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Computer proficiency, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) and inventory management system (CMS)
  • Excellent time management, decision making, and problem solving skills
  • Must be able to prioritize and work with minimum supervision
  • Must have a good knowledge of the English language
  • Knowledge of Customer Specific Requirements
  • Just in time customer demand
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001/IATF 16949

Essential Functions:

  • Maintain and update the production schedule
  • Communicate schedule to off-shift supervisors, including any additional information they need to be made aware of
  • Work with improvement team and tool room to coordinate die trials
  • Maintain minimum run standards to ensure productivity.
  • Monitor Supplier on-time delivery performance with shipping department.
  • Liaise between production and shipping ensure on time delivery
  • Input data into Press Hits chart, Pressroom OEE chart, and Pressroom Attainment chart
  • Schedule bank builds for die or press maintenance needs
  • Review hot-sheet and update schedule, add jobs, or change counts according to production requirements; set priorities for the off-shift according to requirements from hot-sheet
  • Any other duties or responsibilities assigned by the Materials Manager
  • Abide by all Company polices including, but not limited to the following: Health and Safety, Quality and Environmental Systems, Human Resources policies, and the Martinrea Employee Handbook

Language Skills:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Work Environment:

  • 80% Office Environment, 20% Plant Floor (PPE Required)

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to hear and sit. The employee is frequently required to talk. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and lift/move up to 10 pounds.

Health and Safety:

  • Must work in accordance with Health and Safety regulations, Company and plant rules, policies and procedures
  • Must use or wear Personal Protective Equipment and certain clothing as required by the Company

Other Duties:

This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive list of duties and responsibilities required for this job. Duties and responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice

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