Master Scheduler - Remote
Job ID: 475831
Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is the leading provider of utility infrastructure solutions for the water, energy, and communications markets throughout North America. We're more than just a manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, or plastic products. We're a trusted and strategic partner to engineers, contractors, distributors, specifiers, and more. With our network of more than 80 manufacturing facilities and more than 4,000 employees, we're leading the industry with innovation and a safety-first mindset.
Oldcastle Enclosure Solutions, a rapidly growing division of the Nation's largest heavy construction materials business, is seeking an individual who is passionate about delivering an outstanding customer experience by having the right products in the right place at the right time. The role works closely with Manufacturing, Demand Planning, Customer Service, and Sales organization to understand capacity requirements and builds a comprehensive network level production plan for business.
Serves as primary point of contact for Customer Service, Sales, Demand Planning, and Manufacturing on incoming & active orders
Collaborates with Plant Schedulers in network to build individual schedules for each individual plant to optimize production
Ownership and maintenance of Capacity Tools needed to maintain operation efficiencies and standardize planning practices across the network
Compares current orders with available inventory to expedite production and utilization of available stock; Issues and maintains work orders where required
Schedules production based on product mix and provides accurate customer commitment dates based on cell level capacities and targeted customer lead times
Works with plant level schedulers to plan production operations, establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing and assembly of products
Determines promise dates based on customer requirements and the ability of manufacturing to achieve daily production levels; Prioritizing production operations to ensure maximum production performance and minimum production delays
Monitor execution of individual plants through retrieval, input, and utilization of data from management reporting systems such as NetSuite, Tableau, and SAP
Partner with Demand Planning to determine whether customer requirements can be fulfilled based on production capabilities, develop alternatives to satisfy customer requirements when necessary
Investigates causes of significant discrepancies of finished goods inventory to prevent reoccurrence, limit over-runs
Identifies potential slow moving finished good inventory for review and disposition
Maintains adequate inventories to support operations while minimizing inventory investments
Knowledge / Skills
Proven working experience in capacity planning that allows business to effectively deliver to customer's expectations
Proven track record of managing a large number of SKU's in a complex manufacturing environment
Proven ability to develop plans and effectively communicating recommendations
Skilled at working effectively with cross-functional teams in a matrix organization
Familiarity working in ERP systems; NetSuite/SAP experience preferred
Data mining and analytical skills with an above average proficiency in MS Excel
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Education / Experience
BS degree required. Concentration in supply chain, operations management, engineering or business-related field highly preferred
Minimum 3 years' experience in a planning or similar role. Advanced degree in related field accepted in lieu of experience
Knowledge of continuous improvement and Lean tools, Lean Six Sigma knowledge preferred
Highly skilled in Excel and other Microsoft applications
Previous experience working with and ERP/MRP system
Project Management training/certification preferred
CPIM certification is a plus
Innovative spirit and analytical mindset to work cross-functionally in developing new ideas
Ability to work in a collaborative, cross-functional environment to achieve desired results
Problem solving skills and willingness to roll up one's sleeves to get the job done right
Highly organized with exceptional follow-through, attention to detail, and consistent follow-up practices
Able to easily shift priorities in a fast-paced environment
Ability to work independently and be a self-starter
What CRH Offers You
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.
If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!
Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Date Posted: Feb 17, 2023