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Kelly Services
Woodstock, CT 06281
Job Title: Scheduler

Job Location: Woodstock, CT

Job duration: 6 month + contract position (onsite- ITAR facility)



The Production Planner/Scheduler coordinates and expedites the flow of work and materials within or between departments according to daily and weekly production schedules and is responsible for tactical production scheduling to meet customer requirements while minimizing manufacturing and distribution cost as well as the Corporate inventory investment. Duties include reviewing and distributing production, work, and shipment schedules; conferring with department supervisors to determine progress of work and completion dates; inventory levels, and solving production problems.

Essential Functions:

+ Schedule utilizing MRP demand to execute planned work orders. Utilize released and created work orders to ensure compliance with the planned demand to support sales and inventory levels, while effectively utilizing available capacity.

+ Analyze and create operating schedules that support maximizing machine and labor efficiency and efficiently utilize material and storage space resources while meeting customer requirements.

+ Create and maintain schedules for sequencing and lead time for each operation to successfully meet shipping dates according to forecasts and orders.

+ Prepare scheduling reports as required. Expedite operations that delay schedules and modify scheduling demands to meet changes such as back orders or un-forecasted customer demand.

+ Communicate daily with internal customers as to status of all open orders/jobs and informing of exceptions impacting customer on time delivery shipments.

+ Provide management visibility over work-in-progress, material availability, and potential production issues, ensuring that personnel, equipment, tools, materials and services are available as needed.

+ Make or recommend revision to planned production schedules as necessary when schedules cannot be met, includes preparing back-up schedules.

+ Manage WIP and finished goods inventory levels within company guidance while maintaining on-time-delivery targets.

Required Education and Experience:

+ 3-5 years experience in manufacturing production planning.

+ Materials Requirement Planning/Enterprise Resource Planning experience required.

+ Oracle based Planning knowledge.

+ Sound knowledge of Supply Chain processes and procedures including logistics, manufacturing planning, demand, and replenishment processes.

Required Skills and Abilities:

+ Strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with other functional areas in order to build trusted relationships.

+ Effective trouble-shooting, problem solving, and organizational skills. Ability to handle frequent interruptions, meet tight deadlines, and handle conflict in an effective manner.

+ Demonstrated ability to organize resources and analyze alternatives to make effective decisions.

+ Ability to manage complexity and resolve conflicts that arise from balancing multiple priorities.

+ Demonstration of thoroughness and attention to detail.

+ Excellent computer skills in MS Office including advanced skills in Excel and MRP/ERP Systems

**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: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-13

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