Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Company Name
Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace has an exciting career opportunity for a full-time permanent Master Production Scheduler at our manufacturing hub in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The Master Scheduler will play a key role bridging between our customer requirements and production. The successful candidate's main responsibility will be implementing and maintaining a Master Production Schedule that supports production and delivery requirements, while staying in compliance with Magellan's Operating System, Policies and Procedures.

Perks and Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive (FLEX) benefits package (fully Company paid)
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Company social events including Company BBQ, children's events, service awards day, winter holiday party and many other events put together by our social committee!
  • Employee Social & Welfare Association
  • On-site gym
  • Employee discounts on tickets to certain sporting events and other entertainment/events
  • Flexible work hours
  • Full cafeteria with healthy daily specials
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Essential Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Create, monitor, and maintain a Master Production Schedule that is a doable plan for all firm and prospective customer requirements.
  • Evaluate customer demand to develop level loaded, doable schedules that meet the delivery schedule while minimizing lead times and optimizing inventory levels.
  • Participate in the quotation review process for prospective work quotations to propose a Master Production Schedule.
  • Review and analyze load and capacity, queue and moves, lead times, and material requirements to validate schedule feasibility and identify potential shortfalls.
  • Ensure that all eligible prospective work and firm work is profiled and maintained through Rough Cut Capacity planning.
  • Evaluate internally driven and customer driven deviations to the schedule to ensure that doable plans are maintained and major disruptions to the MPS are avoided.
  • Identify, analyze, assess, and communicate risk, and recommend courses of action to avoid or minimize program impact.
  • Chair monthly cross-functional Rate Review Meetings to flag risks and communicate changes to the level loaded Master Production Schedule.
  • Communicate with external customers to demonstrate planning capabilities and rate readiness.
  • Ensure that planning parameters in the MPS/MRP system are routinely reviewed and kept up to date.
  • Co-ordinate the execution of the plan with Material Planning, Production, Procurement, Contracts, Quality, Logistics and other stakeholders.
  • Produce daily and weekly reports to present concise status of progress and actions.
  • Excellent communication and public speaking skills required.
  • Work independently / initiate tasks to meet divisional and Corporate deadlines and operating standards.
  • Support tasks/projects as assigned by the Manager.

Position Requirements / Qualifications

  • Grade XII diploma and relevant post-secondary education.
  • APICS / ASCM / CPIM - Inventory Management certification desired.
  • 10 plus years in a Manufacturing environment (preferably in Aerospace).
  • Master Scheduling experience with complex product groups, and the ability to coordinate with multiple project stakeholders to develop doable schedules.
  • Strong understanding of capacity planning, and tooling analysis.
  • Sound theoretical and practical knowledge of Production and Inventory Management.
  • Good understanding of Supply Chain activities.
  • Demonstrated capability with MRP systems and advanced Microsoft Excel skills.
  • Advanced analytical and reporting skills are required.
  • Strong leadership capabilities with excellent people skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and public speaking skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task, an elevated sense of urgency, and attention to detail.
  • Strong self-management and time-management skills.

About Us

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. The organization officially adopted the name “Magellan Aerospace Corporation” in 1996; deriving it from the intrepid explorer Ferdinand Magellan. His global exploits at the turn of the 15th century established a number of firsts, so the company’s vision has been to carry this same legacy into the future of the aerospace industry.

At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value. Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual, and every individual is fundamental to the success of our business, so we invest in our employees and provide excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!


Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose to any external parties unless legislated.

Thank you for considering this exciting opportunity. This document is intended to provide the reader with information and is not a contractual document. Some of the material therefore may be subject to change.

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