Seeking a new and challenging opportunity to further enhance your career? DuPont currently has a development opportunity for an Asset Scheduler to join our Spruance, Virginia site. This position will be accountable for day-to-day activities required to create and maintain detailed production/supply schedules based on the master scheduling input or established pull signals. The point person between the supply organization and plant to clearly define/understand short term production issues and supply needs between the organizations. This position utilizes detailed capacity plans, and interfaces with area managers and supervisors and/or production teams.
The ideal candidate will have2-3 Year’s equivalent Supply Chain ormanufacturing plant experience with proven capability (Material Planner, First Line Supervisor, Product Planner/Coordinator, administrative, customer service representative)
- Issue detailed schedule for each asset based on a final time-phased production plan.
- Manage daily production schedules during planning horizon.
- Manage production details in line with business strategy (cost, rate, inventory and uptime).
- Assure schedule is continually maintained and communicated throughout the supply chain.
- Highlight and actively participate in the identification and resolution of inventory, customer order issues, and quality issues as they develop. Work closely with Master scheduler and order planning personnel.
- Communicate production issues, supply changes, deviations from plan and potential resolutions to appropriate parties.
- Coordinate secondary processing of finished product (e.g., rework and repackaging).
- Manage performance standards and analysis methods to compare actual production performance against the established standards.
- Monitoring process orders & assuring closed as needed, accurate process orders are used to maintain system & data integrity
- Primary interface between manufacturing and supply chain.
- Works with manufacturing to optimize the plant schedule along with manufacturing capabilities.
- Co-ordinates the production planning with maintenance planning and scheduling needs.
- Validate material availability against asset schedule
To be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:
- Bachelor’s degree in supply chain, business, or science field of study.
- 1-3 Year equivalent Supply Chain or Manufacturing plant experience with proven capability (Material Planner, First Line Supervisor, Product Planner/Coordinator, administrative, customer service representative)
- Microsoft Office proficiency in Excel
- Strong written and oral communication skills
The following are preferred, but not necessary:
- Detail scheduling experience using SAP and APO/SCM
- Six Sigma (Green Belt Certification)
- Completed the CPIM Part 1 course and pass the exam (either before or on the job)
- Material Planner experience
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Location/Region: Richmond, VA (US)