Production Scheduler

Emmi Roth USA - Monroe, WI2.8

We are currently looking for a Production Scheduler at our Monroe plant. If you are currently looking for an opportunity to work for a fast-growing company in an exciting industry where you can make a difference, Emmi Roth may be the place for you.

Emmi Roth, a subsidiary of Switzerland-based Emmi Group, is a leading producer of specialty cheeses. Our expansive portfolio displays a unique marriage of cheeses from two different worlds with very similar traditions and local values – from handcrafted award-winning Roth cheeses from Wisconsin to Emmi’s full range of traditional varieties imported from Switzerland.

The Production Scheduler is responsible for creating and implementing the weekly plant make schedule including cheese production, packaging, cheese prep and affinage. Ensures all materials and resources are available to meet company objectives in the most cost effective and efficient manner.

Create and coordinate weekly production schedules within JD Edwards
Create work orders for weekly production schedules and reconcile open work orders
Own the process of maintaining materials in JD Edwards ensuring proper inventory levels and materials are available to execute the schedule
Monitor the schedule and anticipate possible changes due to availability of resources or other issues
Collaborate daily with team to ensure schedules adherence or to make adjustments if necessary
Manage milk delivery schedule creating purchase orders, securing spot loads and reconciling open purchase orders
Deploy bulk and finished goods product from the plant to the distribution center or converters
Identify and implement cost savings and process improvements to boost overall performance and proficiency
Actively participate in Emmi Operation Excellence to improve workplace safety, reduce waste and improve factory efficiencies
Adhere to ERU food safety policies and all government food safety and sanitation regulations (ex. FDA, HACCP, GMP, OSHA)
Performs all other duties as assigned

4-year college degree in manufacturing, procurement, or a relevant field OR a combination of education and experience
Experience in a manufacturing environment; food industry preferred
Highly proficient with systems and computer computer software including an ERP and MicroSoft Office
Good written and verbal communication skills
Ability to multi-task and prioritize under pressure
Excellent organization and problem-solving skills
Detail-oriented nature
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled