Plan, schedule, release, distribute and close work orders and purchase requisitions.
Monitor the schedule and plan production departments to support dynamic customer demand and service levels.
Identify and resolve issues to ensure production continuity and adherence to customer delivery schedules.
Create master schedule to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet shipping dates according to sales forecasts or customer orders.
Analyzes production specifications and plant capacity data and performs mathematical calculations to determine manufacturing processes, tools, and human resource requirements.
Plans and schedules workflow for each department and operation according to previously established manufacturing sequences and lead times.
Collaborating/communicating with Production, Sourcing, Quality, Engineering, Customer Service and other departments in a timely and professional manner.
Support implementation of new ERP System to forecast production demand, manage customer forecast, safety stock requirements, and maintain desired inventory levels.
Performs administrative activities associated with the effective management of shop operations, including compiling, storing, and retrieving production data for reports.
Support development and facilitation of S&OP, Sales and Operations Planning meetings and process.
Monitor slow moving inventory and obsolescence and drive improvements to achieve inventory goals and reduce obsolescence.
Support development of cycle counting process and ongoing physical counts and system transactions and yearly physical inventory.
Work with operations, supply chain, engineering and support departments to improve production efficiencies.
Participate in lean events and the support of continuous improvement initiatives and projects.
Coordinate and lead daily production meetings.
Support development and maintenance of key production metrics.
Serve as back up support for operations and production leadership team as needed.