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Planner - Scheduler

Kelly Services
Oceanside, CA 92054
**Job Details:**

**Industry:** Biopharmaceutical

**Work Location:** Oceanside, CA

**Job Title:** Planner/Scheduler

**Duration:** 12 Months (Temporary/Contract)


The Planner/Scheduler converts the master production schedule into a feasible detailed production schedule/materials schedule for the OCN manufacturing site. As a key interface between Master Scheduling, Global Planning and site Operations and support teams, the Planner/ Scheduler is a team-player who collaborates with stakeholders to propose and make decisions to optimize the utilization of workcenter capacity and/or availability of raw materials while removing barriers to achieve the MPS. Using critical thinking and a continuous improvement mindset, the Planner/Scheduler takes a proactive approach to engage stakeholders in driving scenario analysis and resolution of problems. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, forecasting, scheduling, MRP review, automated system utilization, project management, continuous improvement, network collaboration, team facilitation, participation in operations meetings, driving departmental Class A activities and overall materials planning and production scheduling management for the Oceanside facility.


? Perform all detailed scheduling, materials planning and forecasting activities to support the achievement of the Master Production Schedule and to build appropriate safety stock levels.

? Manage all planned/process orders and purchase reqs/orders for specific MRP controllers or workcenters in a timely manner. Independently resolve order management issues and escalate as required.

? Working as a team, coordinate the production, materials and maintenance scheduling activities to drive alignment and resolve constraints. Drive adherence to planning and scheduling timefences.

? Company Confidential Coordinate planning and dispensing activities with multiple groups across sites.

? Drive or participate in continuous improvement projects more than 15% of time to streamline and document scheduling processes, while eliminating waste in the order management process.

? Conduct scenario planning, substantiate results and provide recommendation on best path forward.

? Coordinate and drive projects to support Materials Management, FOS and Manufacturing. ? Independently communicate and resolve materials and detailed scheduling issues.

? Develop and track metrics for production and materials scheduling, forecasting, order management, schedule adherence, and inventory accuracy. Conduct root cause analysis and implement issue resolution

? Drive or support Class A re-certification efforts for the Site Scheduling department. Support improvements to SAP APO, R/3, automation systems and other business system development. Identify methods to leverage ERP systems and remove unnecessary spreadsheets and manual tools.

? Ensure all processes are documented and provide cross-training and documentation for exception scenarios.

? Actively participate as a vocal member in required meetings, including DCT, WST, wWST, LTT's and other required meetings. Coordinate team to align, drive actions and resolve constraints to achieve the MPS.

? All employees with jobs that require access to the Warehouse (TSA) Security Threat Assessment (STA)

? must be able to pass the Transportation Security

? Follows established safety and environmental guidelines and procedures for all work performed. Immediately reports safety and environmental incidents including injuries, illnesses, near misses, and safety suggestions. Fosters a positive safety culture in which no one gets hurt.

**Education and Experience:**

Bachelors degree or APICS certification

? 2-5 plus years of related planning or scheduling experience

Production Manufacturing/GMP experience required.


? Experience with GMP procedures and concepts.

? Knowledge of planning concepts such as APICS body of knowledge and world class manufacturing.

? Experience in materials planning and production scheduling with a strong attention to detail while working in a fast paced and changing process manufacturing environment.

? Ability to plan and schedule activities effectively while proactively identify potential issues to drive to resolution.

? Fundamental knowledge of inventory, planning, and scheduling principles.

? Strong ability to make independent decisions while taking into account varying perspectives in a fast paced and quickly changing environment.

? Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

? Strong facilitation and project management skills.

? Demonstrated leadership qualities and ability to build relationships with teammates, internal and external customers. SAP APO / ERP experience preferred.

? Advanced skills in MS Office (Excel/Word) preferred.

? Ability to think outside of the box and have a continuous improvement mindset.

**Why Kelly?**

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

+ Weekly pay and service bonus plans

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

**Apply Today!**

**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/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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: 2021-10-11 Expires: 2021-11-11

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