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Located in Alabaster, AL

Salary: $70,000-75,000/yr + incentives

Job Summary:  A local manufacturing plant in Shelby County is looking for a Scheduler. In this position, you’ll be responsible for establishing and maintaining the manufacturing production schedule and implementing sourcing plans and processes for assigned products.

Here's What Your Day-to-Day Looks Like:

  • Create and maintain the manufacturing production schedules and create manufacturing work orders per schedules
  • Optimize production schedules in accordance with demand, available capacity, and any established stock levels
  • Accountable for downstream replenishment and timely release of manufacturing orders
  • Identify and address short-term supply constraints within the weekly process (long-term constraints within monthly process); analyze daily supply/demand alerts and plan, address, or escalate accordingly
  • Collaborate with QA and warehouse staff regarding rejected/defective materials, making the necessary arrangements with operations or procurement to ensure prompt replacement
  • Translate with Production Plan into a schedule for producing or procuring finished goods, sub-assemblies and/or outside processing services
  • Maintain and provide valid lead time data to sales and marketing to guard against over-committing company resources
  • Continuous monitoring of production thruput, working with the Production Department and adjust ERP Systems item configuration accordingly
  • Other duties as assigned

Schedule & Pay:

  • FULL TIME; Mon-Fri, 7:00am-4:00pm
  • $70,000-$75,000/year plus incentives

Additional Benefits & Incentives:

  • Profit Sharing: Eligibility takes approximately six (6) months from hire date. Quarterly cash payments based on corporate profits in accordance with official Plan Description (could be up to 40% of annual salary!)
  • Vacation: Pro-rated for 2023 (depending on hire date) and will follow the SRP Salaried Employees Vacation Policy for 2024, and thereafter.
  • Medical and Dental Insurance: BC/BS of AL Medical and Delta Dental offered at current semi-monthly rates in effect at start date; rates subject to change. Benefits begin on report date with no waiting period.
  • 401(k) Plan: Company match of 100% up to the first 3%, then 50% for 4% to 6% of deferred compensation. Eligible for contributions on your 1st day of employment.
  • 11 paid holidays annually per the SRP Salaried Employees Holiday Policy.
  • Company paid Life Insurance: Match salary up to $50,000 maximum. Optional Life insurance is available to purchase for you at low group rates.
  • Sick Leave is available as defined by Company Policy.
  • Vision and Long - Term Disability Insurance available to purchase at group rates


Here's What Makes YOU a Great Fit:

  • 5 years of productions/planning/scheduling work experience in a manufacturing supply chain
  • Demonstrated planning and scheduling experience in a multiple production line manufacturing plant
  • Strong ERP systems, computer software, including MS Office experience (including SAP)
  • Possess a “customer first” mindset to understand customer needs and exceed customer expectations, using best practice production scheduling
  • Data mining reporting skills through MS Excel, specifically V-lookup and Pivot tables
  • Ability to drive continuous process improvements and lead small scale projects
  • Have a strong attention to detail; must be organized and a self-starter, and able to perform role with little to no supervision
  • Have a strong understanding of MRP/MPS and business processes that impact message results
  • Possess professional business ethics and skills
  • Good work ethic; punctual & dependable; take pride in your work
  • Good teamwork and communication skills
  • Drug-free; background check

Job Location: Alabaster, AL


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