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Material Planning and Logistics Scheduler in Carey, OH at Hanon Systems USA, LLC

Date Posted: 2/5/2018

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    Carey, OH
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Job Description


Responsible for the production scheduling to support our production and customer requirements. The roles and responsibilities listed are not meant to be all inclusive. The needs of the company may require individuals to perform other functions.


  • Create a Master Production Plan for designated products, including manufacturing lead times.
  • Providing the plant with a daily production plan consistent with the plant capacity and sales forecast and issues releases (specifically 830’s and 862’s)
  • Manage supplier releases in an ERP system to ensure product availability for production.
  • Manage physical inventory and cycle counting activities 
  • Responsible for cycle counts and inventory control
  • Communicates tool changes to production floor to fulfill production schedule.
  • Balance inventory levels, piece and freight costs. 
  • Control releases to minimize obsolescence while supporting customer’s requirements.
  • Manage international freight to ensure product availability for production while meeting inventory targets
  • Freight bill reconciliation, coordination of 3PL freight studies, monitor supplier conformance to designated carriers, review opportunities for improvements and cost savings.
  • Premium freight reports internally (AETC & SSUI Summary)
  • Support requests/study for logistics costs
  • Coordinate Logistics providers as required; expedite production parts if necessary following AETC approval process.
  • Utilize the Hanon vendor delivery performance system (SQRS) for all suppliers providing production parts
  • Manage supplier related inventory metrics.




Job Requirements

  • Experience using MRP/ERP systems-QAD preferred.
  • Five+ years production planning and scheduling experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in managing manufacturing processes, productivity, and efficiency requirements as related to scheduling activities.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Strong communication, organization skills.
  • Strong problem solving and analysis skills.
  • Ability to understand customer demand and how to alter production to meet demand as well as an ability to manage complexity and resolve conflicts that arise from balancing multiple priorities.
  • Strong knowledge of shipping & receiving functions including international freight
  • Previous automotive is a plus, but not necessary


Required education:

Bachelor degree in field related with production and inventory control and/or equivalent combination of education and experience


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