Job Description

Master Scheduler/Production Planner - North GA

Create a Master Production Schedule for all internal operations based on Material availability and capacity planning for a fixed period of time. Provide completion dates on new customer orders based on the same criteria (material availability and available capacity)


  • Create and maintain a master production schedule
  • Use capacity planning module to determine manufacturing lead time for all new customer orders.
  • Schedule the manufacturing floor in a continuous flow based on forecasted demand as well as customer orders and minimum balances.
  • Communicate the upcoming schedule with the manufacturing team, identifying all capacity constraints and work to resolve issues before negatively impacting the delivery schedule.
  • Monitor manufacturing quantities to insure they are in line with the shop order.
  • Confirm schedule dates with the Customer Service Representative and the sales team.
  • Track and report manufacturing attainment by work center.
  • Track open shop orders on the manufacturing floor and work with the department managers to insure they are completed and closed in a timely manner.
  • Sole responsibility for the creation, distribution, and integrity of the master production schedule.
  • Participate in a SIOP process along with the sales team and the finance team to model future demand for operational planning, metal purchasing, and manpower requirements.


Competency Statement(s)

  • Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
  • Accuracy - Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
  • Detail Oriented - Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
  • Organized - Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.
  • Relationship Building - Ability to effectively build relationships with department managers, procurement, co-workers, the sales team, and management.
  • Confident – ability to hold strong in the face of adversity.
  • Responsible - Ability to be held accountable or answerable for one’s conduct.


  • A bachelor's degree in business management or a similar degree.
  • 5 years’ experience in production planning and master scheduling.
  • Professional certification by the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) a plus or willingness to pursue APICS certification.
  • Ability to analyze situations and react in a timely manner necessary.
Base salary 50k-60k plus Benefits.
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Clarkesville GA
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