200653 - Planning Scheduler/Coordinator
Up to $32.00 DOE
12 months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Planning Scheduler/Coordinator for a contract opportunity in Frederick MD.

The Planning Scheduler/Coordinator is responsible for developing manufacturing schedule and coordinating materials required to meet customer delivery requirements to best utilize the company’s production capacity as well as managing inventory levels.

Assist in scheduling and availability of selected items, either manufactured or purchased component, to meet production schedules. Request the transfer of raw materials from the warehouse and allocate to work orders Release Work Orders to manufacturing. Release and print required documents for manufacturing. Monitor work order flow through manufacturing. Manages floor stock with shelf life requirements for production. Reviews work in process material inventory from production floor. Interfaces with manufacturing personnel, purchasing department and supervisors on material status and production planning issues. Provides input and recommendations in improving supply chain strategies, policies and practices to achieve Best-in-Class Supply Chain Management. Participates in problem resolution activities to insure timely deliveries to / from global locations to customers. Support back-order reduction efforts.

1-2 years of relevant planning/scheduling experience. Strong E1 experience. Strong analytical skills combined with practical business acumen. Demonstrated ability in building relationships across various functional teams. Demonstrated ability in managing multiple tasks within tight deadlines. Demonstrated ability in working well in a global organization within Operations and with external clients. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel. Ability to work independently, typically initiating own tasks with input/guidance from manager. Ability to thrive in a matrix and cross-functional team environment.

Preferred Qualifications and Requirements:
APICS certification or desire to become certified. Relevant experience in the Life Science or Medical Device industry.

E1 is not a must, but it is preferred to be knowledgeable on some MRP/ERP system (SAP, JDE, Oracle NetSuite, Epicor, etc).

Accredited Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Industrial Engineering, or other business management discipline and experience in role.

M-F, 8am - 5pm

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Tyler Harrell
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.