The Weir Group PLC

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2017-16651

2017-16651

Title 
Master Scheduler
Posted Date 
9/21/2017
Job Location 
US-CA-Fresno
Shift Schedule 
Day
Manages Others 
No
Close Date 
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Company Profiles

Weir has been in business since 1871 and our sustainability and success has been built on attracting, retaining, and developing exceptional people.

 

As a global company, employing around 15,000 people in over 70 countries, we reflect the diversity of our customers in the diversity of our people and ensure everyone is given the opportunity to flourish regardless of their gender, race, beliefs or background.

 

Weir is an inclusive and innovative organisation where you can be your authentic self. We continually develop our talent and diversity of thought to keep our business relevant, innovative and successful for the future.

 

Enabling our people to unleash their full potential is central to ‘We are Weir’, our vision, mission, and strategic priorities. We aim to be the most admired engineering business in our markets and we'll achieve that ambition by being the employer of choice in our markets.

 

We offer a wide range of career opportunities across a variety of technical and business roles in engineering, manufacturing and service locations worldwide.

 

Business Need / Purpose of Role

Evaluation and execution of the approved production plan presented by Sales and Operation Planning. Planning, scheduling and supporting duties in order to support the production plan and inventory control programs of the Company. Coordinate the daily planning department and scheduling of the Job operation under customer orders. Identifying completion dates for purchasing, production planning, Machine Shop, Fabrication Shop, Inventory Control, Assembly, Coating, Testing and Shipping based on material evaluation, capacity planning and Customer requested delivery dates. Create a master schedule that levels work being released to manufacturing and at the same time satisfies customer demand.

Objectives & Measurement - Key Responsibilities

  • Evaluate and fully execute the approved production plans presented by Sales and Operations Planning.
  • Focus on specific manufacturing sources and supports for the overall Sales and Operations Planning process.
  • Execute the plans to meet customer required date.
  • Coordinate and work with all involved departments and external customers to exceed the company, departmental, and client's goals and objectives.
  • Develop production plans and scheduling.
  • Monitor production schedule performance, define any variances and take corrective action to prevent future occurrences.
  • Develop relevant performance metrics, monitor performance and issue monthly reports.
  • Maintains reports to reflect scheduling methods, support performance and process procedures
  • Create and maintain a valid master schedule for material and capacity by effectively scheduling the supply and demand for product.
  • Create a valid master schedule in which priority due dates are equal to need dates and planned capacity equals required capacity.

Job Knowledge / Education and Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or related field plus 5 years of production planning/scheduling experience in a manufacturing environment with a minimum of 3 years previous supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office including: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint at an intermediate level.

Core Competencies

  • Evaluate and fully execute the approved production plans presented by Sales and Operations Planning.
  • Focus on specific manufacturing sources and supports for the overall Sales and Operations Planning process.
  • Execute the plans to meet customer required date.
  • Coordinate and work with all involved departments and external customers to exceed the company, departmental, and client's goals and objectives.
  • Develop production plans and scheduling.
  • Monitor production schedule performance, define any variances and take corrective action to prevent future occurrences.
  • Develop relevant performance metrics, monitor performance and issue monthly reports.
  • Maintains reports to reflect scheduling methods, support performance and process procedures
  • Create and maintain a valid master schedule for material and capacity by effectively scheduling the supply and demand for product.
  • Create a valid master schedule in which priority due dates are equal to need dates and planned capacity equals required capacity.