Master Scheduler in Charleston

Charleston, South Carolina
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
US$ 50,000 - US$ 55,000 per year
Ref. Number
Paul,Steven, Spherion
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Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Master Scheduler for our facility located in the Charleston, SC area. Reporting to the Logistics Manager you will plan and prepare production schedules for manufacture of industrial or commercial products by performing the duties below. Please apply and send a copy of your resume to

Job Responsibilities include:
-Draws up master schedule to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet shipping dates according to sales forecasts or customer orders.
-Analyzes production specifications and plant capacity data and performs mathematical calculations to determine manufacturing processes, tools and human resource requirements.
-Plans and schedules workflow for each department and operation according to previously established manufacturing sequences and lead times.
-Plans sequence of fabrication, assembly, installation and other manufacturing operations for guidance of production workers.
-Confers with department supervisors to determine status of assigned projects.
-Expedites operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions.
-Prepares production reports.
-Prepares lists of required materials, tools and equipment.
-Prepares purchase orders to obtain materials, tools and equipment.
-Acts as the custodian of ERP for the Planning department.
-Improves forecasting tools and procedures through application of innovative ideas and projects.
-Assists in the resolution of MRP and planning discrepancies.
-Any other reasonable duties

Working hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm

We are looking for someone with the following:
-Bachelor or equivalent degree and at least 7 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Preferred Experience
-Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in an engineering or business discipline from an accredited four-year college or university
-Scheduling/Planning experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment, aerospace preferred
-Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications
-Strong experience using an ERP system, preferably JDE or SAP
-Experience leading process improvement projects

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.



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