Master Scheduler

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019308
Date Posted:Jun 12
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:


A growing and profitable Automotive Supplier in the Adrian, Michigan area is in need of a Master Scheduler. This is a Full Time, Permanent, Direct Hire Position offering Competitive Compensation, Bonus Potential, Good Benefits, Paid Holidays and Vacation.


  • Provide Plant areas with daily/weekly schedules outlining required output as per customer requirements.
  • Monitors performance in all plant areas and communicates daily with Area Leaders and Supervisors.
  • Responsible for the accuracy of all inventories such as components, work in process and finished goods for the plant.
  • Generates and distributes daily /weekly production schedules for all production departments.
  • Produces daily/weekly/monthly reports as required.
  • Maintains SAP master files (i.e. MRP data) as required.
  • Follows-up with Customer Service on any shortage issues.
  • Performs cycle counts on a regular basis to ensure inventory accuracy.
  • Initiates and/or analyzes overall inventory for yield variances and discrepancies on a daily basis.
  • Investigates the daily controlling goods issued (COGI) on SAP report, and makes appropriate adjustments.
  • Participates in demand editing/MRP process on a weekly basis.
  • Sends weekly releases to suppliers and works directly with suppliers to ensure releases are understood and confirmed to a level of mutual satisfaction.
  • Maintains MRP planning data (lead times, lot sizes etc.) for all parts.
  • Schedules equipment PM’s for production based on required schedule from Maintenance Department.
  • Any other reasonable request made by management.
  • Contributes to a safe, clean and comfortable work environment that complements the Occupational Health and Safety Act by ensuring the principles of the 5-S discipline are supported and adhered to.
  • Ensures he/she is in full compliance with the laws of Michigan and/or any other state, while representing the Company
  • Determining when to recommend overtime and/or shut down of machinery/equipment
  • Maintaining an optimum level of inventory without affecting customer demands
  • Accountable for the inventory accuracy
  • Communicating the reason for not meeting objective and next steps to rectify situation
  • Outsourcing of products and their timely return
  • Establishes and maintains relationships with various Customers and Contacts
  • Employees within Production Control, Production, Corporate Quality Manager, Purchasing, and Shipping/Receiving departments.
  • Suppliers for outsourcing and packaging


  • Minimum 2 - 3 years progressive experience in Production Control in the Automotive Industry with some shop floor experience, 5 years recommended.
  • Thorough knowledge of MS 9000, IATF 16949 and ISO14001 requirements
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Use of effective analytical and problem solving skills when scheduling based on customer demands
  • Ability to organize and prioritize multi-tasks to meet deadlines
  • Computer skills, e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel
  • Knowledge of MRP and strong Mechanical Aptitude.
  • Community College Diploma or credits towards a Degree in Production / Inventory Control


If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to:

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