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Planner/Scheduler

Kelly Services
Carrollton, GA 30118
Planner/Scheduler-



Job Summary: The basic purpose and function of the Scheduler is to develop production requirements based on order demand and inventories, negotiating production plans that optimize manufacturing output and efficiencies, while meeting or exceeding all Customer Service levels. Coordinates production line changes based on production performance and product mix. Responsible for responding to all internal questions relating to ship dates and production needs. Major Duties and



Responsibilities: Responsible for planning fiber optic cable, from raw materials to shipment of product. Focus on front end process work centers for fiber optimization and reduction of short fiber inventory. Coordination of production line changes and line balancing based on production performance and product mix deviations. Responsible for work order generation, order grouping, and release to manufacturing floor. Responsible for all internal questions relating to ship dates, production needs, and delays to monthly targets. Responsible for allocation of excess inventories and surplus parts created during production. Chair of daily communication dispatch meeting Support backup for the Production Control Manager. Subject matter expert in production modules of current MRP operating software. Limited systems maintenance to maintain data integrity.



Job Qualifications Bachelor degree Operations Management, or equivalent work experience in an operations manufacturing environment. Two years experience in capacity planning, production operations, production forecasting, or inventory management. Computer skills: Microsoft Office, database applications, shop/inventory control systems SAP, MRP or other product tracking systems.



Must have excellent organizational, oral and written communication skills. Must be detailed oriented. Good interpersonal skills with the ability to adapt to various job situations and tasks. Must be highly motivated with the ability to work well with limited supervision. Decision Making Requirements The Cable Production Scheduler must make decisions, which affect the manufacturing processes, product flow and ship dates of cable products.



Must review product mix, inventory, forecast, manufacturing /process constraints to formulate production requirements and ship dates. Planning of product through out the plant in the most efficient way in order to meet or exceed customer requirements. Expediting is required. Determining the best flow through the plant that may require grouping similar orders to reduce setup time and improve output.



Works with Production Scheduling Manager, Operations Manager, Lead Person Supervisors, Engineering, and Customer Service, to solve problems which influence the ship dates of completed product. Communicates with Customer Care to make decisions on the change of product or ship dates. Direction Given and/or Received The Planner receives direction from the Production Control Manager on priority orders. ? Works closely with Lead Operators, Supervisors all areas and members of the departments, to get product produced and shipped to the customer on time.




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-11-13 Expires: 2020-12-14

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