The Master Scheduler is responsible for ensuring that all
production processes are streamlined and optimal performance and
efficiencies are attained. They will ensure timely shipment,
develop or refine production scheduling methods, and work closely
with other departments to align the master production schedule.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Develop models to establish sequence and level loading of resources
to meet customer orders.
Establish supply and demand meetings to align resources.
Perform "what if" scenarios to determine best solution for
customers and the business.
Build production models to derive resources required through Rough
Cut Capacity Planning
Assess production system in regards to process and software,
ensuring optimal performance and efficiencies are achieved.
Plan sequence of fabrication, assembly, installation, and other
manufacturing operations for guidance of production workers.
Prioritizes, backlogs, and makes other modifications as necessary.
Communicate production changes throughout organization.
Interface with various departmental heads in order to streamline
the production process.
Develop/enhance production monitoring reports/systems that can be
used by management.
Perform other duties and special projects as needed.
Business Acumen Knows how business work; knowledgeable in current
and possible future policies, practices, trends, technology, and
information affecting his/her business and organization; knows the
competition; is aware of how strategies and tactics work in the
Customer Focus Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and
requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand
customer information and uses it for improvements in products and
services; acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains
effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and
Managing And Measuring Work Clearly assigns responsibility for
tasks and decisions; sets clear objectives and measures; monitors
process, progress, and results; designs feedback loops into
Planning Accurately scopes out length and difficulty of tasks and
projects; sets objectives and goals; breaks down work into the
process steps; develops schedules and task/people assignments;
anticipates and adjusts for problems and roadblocks; measures
performance against goals; evaluates results.
Presentation Skills Is effective in a variety of formal
presentation settings: one-on-one, small and large groups, with
peer, direct reports, and bosses; is effective both inside and
outside the organization, on both cool data and hot controversial
topics; commands attention and can manage group process during the
presentation; can change tactics midstream when something isn¿t
Process Management Good at figuring out the processes necessary to
get things done; knows how to organize people and activities;
understands how to separate and combine tasks into efficient work
flow; knows what to measure and how to measure it; can see
opportunities for synergy and integration where others can't; can
simplify complex processes; gets more out of fewer resources.
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Manufacturing, or
Business from an accredited institution desired.
Five to ten years of experience in a manufacturing setting.
Strong analytical and organizational skills.
Excellent interpersonal and communications (oral, written,
Driven with the ability to accomplish goals in a timely manner.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
Proficient in Primavera and MS Project
Team player who is able to work well with all levels of the
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual
must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge,
skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the