Production Scheduler
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Production Scheduler
Ref No.: 17-18837
Location: Woodstock, Ontario
- Confirm customer orders' delivery dates based on the availability of material and capacity 
- Identify potential or actual capacity or component bottle-necks and communicate these within the organization 
- Work with Order Management to prioritize rush-orders. 
- Reschedule production orders to reconfirm sales-orders in case of bottlenecks and communicate revised delivery dates to order management 
- Develop the weekly/daily Production Schedule, release production orders to the shop floor and track progress 
- Track the OTTR delivery performance metric weekly and analyze the root causes of issues arising. 
- Work with colleagues to develop and implement corrective actions: active team member on planning process improvement projects. 
-Work with Production Supervisor to assist in day to day tasks. 

- Thorough understanding of production planning and Supply Chain Management 
- Prior experience in a Planning role 
- Microsoft Office skills: advanced experience of Microsoft Excel 
- Problem-solving and analytical skills 
- Knowledge and experience of using Lean Manufacturing tools and processes to drive improvement 
- Time Management skills: Able to prioritize multiple tasks and work effectively with minimal supervision 
- Effective communication skills (orally and in writing in English) 
- A motivated team player