Operations Scheduler

Federal-Mogul LLC - Burlington, IA3.7

Federal-Mogul’s Champion Spark Plug plant in Burlington, IA is looking for an Operations Scheduler who will coordinate the inventory/production planning and control activities for Burlington operations. Other responsibilities may include: inventory planning, scheduling, materials handling, inventory turnover, customer service levels, stocking decisions, forecasting and performing data entry & control using complex software skills.
An ideal candidate would be a degreed scheduler who has worked within a high volume/fast-paced automotive component manufacturing environment. This person will become a valued member of our Production/Distribution department therefore, opportunities for advancement are strong.
We are ready to act immediately on those candidates who are the best fit for the role. You’ll first hear from someone in Human Resources to schedule a phone screen, and then the next step will be a personal interview with our HR Manager and hiring Manager. We pride ourselves on moving through processes quickly, and you can be sure of transparency and prompt communication throughout.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Completes production planning based on forecasting, customer demand and production constraints via excel based system and/or SAP/Plex systems. Coordinates and monitors scheduling of the personnel to ensure proper staffing in the scheduling department. Reviews and interprets production reports related to open orders and daily schedule. Adjusts schedules as needed. Reviews needs and findings availability for daily schedule variances and future needs. Communicates with Packaging, Purchasing, Shipping and all other departments to exchange pertinent information. Sends/answers communications in a timely manner. Follows through with operations to properly execute new items and shipper events and ensures compliance and timely execution. Communicates to Buyer/Planners raw material requirements. Regularly monitors and reports on progress to plan. Proactively addresses problems & recommends and initiates corrective actions. Reviews master schedule with Process Manager(s)s and supervisors on a daily basis. Successfully leads project teams to address specific business opportunities and problems. Communicates and interacts effectively with department employees, Plant Manager, support services and all levels of management to ensure smooth operation of the process.

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree preferred. Associates Degree required.
EXPERIENCE: 3-4 years working in a fast-paced high volume manufacturing environment. Experience with automotive components highly preferred. APICS certification is preferred.
Federal-Mogul is a leading global supplier of products and services to the world's manufacturers and servicers of vehicles and equipment in the automotive, light, medium and heavy-duty commercial, marine, rail, aerospace, power generation and industrial markets. Federal Mogul's products and services enable improved fuel economy, reduced emissions and enhanced vehicle safety.
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the applicant undergoing and passing a pre-employment drug test. *
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