Master Scheduler


The Master Scheduler is responsible for the accuracy and the maintenance of the MPS to ensure Manufacturing Work Order completion dates align with on time delivery of customer PO delivery dates. The Master Scheduler formulates, maintains, and monitors the execution of the master production schedule which is established based on customer requirements and forecasts, plant manufacturing capabilities, and desired inventory levels in alignment with the company's business plan.


Reasonable Accommodations Statement

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty listed below satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Essential Functions Statement(s); Under the Direction of Group Executive Leadership:

  • Uses MRP to develop the master production schedule necessary to effectively accomplish the goals established by the Business Plan and provide the best service to all customers
  • Coordinates the execution of the master production schedule with all cross functional team members
  • Level loading production based upon capacity in specific work centers
  • Assists management in creating actionable solutions when peaks in demand put level loading at risk
  • Prepares information based on current production requirements for use in forecasting and establishing optimal inventory levels
  • Develops, maintains, and monitors compliance with all master production schedule policies and procedures
  • Is expected to produce consistent quality work in alignment with requirements and standards
  • Support the company goals within the scope of the job
  • Support the safety programs / goals within the scope of the job
  • Exemplary and predictable attendance
  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with internal and external customers
  • Identifies, investigates, and resolves inventory shortages
  • Serves as liason with external customers as needed
  • Supports the quoting and sample process with lead time and delivery information
  • Maintains compliance to applicable Company, Corporate, State, and Federal Regulations


Competency Statement(s)

  • Demonstrated success in all functional areas within a fast-paced, technically focused manufacturing environment is essential; must be hands-on capable of effective project management, and implementing tactics to drive Company initiatives in a time sensitive manner
  • Must be results-oriented and demonstrate strategic thinking, innovation, flexibility in dealing with changing and ambiguous situations
  • Demonstrated success working in highly collaborative multi-function environment, with a track record of accomplishment with measurable business impact and managing within a matrix environment
  • Excellent project management skills including successful leadership of projects from planning phase through completion
  • Must be very detail-oriented
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Education: Associates degree or two to four years of related experience and / or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Experience:  Prefer experience with supporting complex manufacturing organizations.

Computer Skills: Microsoft Office including strong Excel and Word skills; experience with MAS and Crystal Reports is desired

Certificates and Licenses: APICS certification preferred

Other Requirements: Aviation and/or Defense Industry experience a plus

Interested applicants should sumbit a cover letter and resume to

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