Manufacturing Production Scheduler
Dover, NH Manufacturing
Job Type
Full-time
Description

 Since 1985, Welch Fluorocarbon has specialized in providing thermoformed and heat-sealed products to a variety of customers. We utilize the best, thin, high-performance films. Welch Fluorocarbon was founded to answer the industry’s demand for high-performance plastic products. 


Our corporate culture is a true team environment where there is a presence of clear purpose, the strength of real community and the celebration of individual creativity. Every day we prove that “the whole is always greater than the sum of its parts.” The foundation of our culture is based on the core ideology of balance. At Welch Fluorocarbon, we believe that balance is achieved when all people involved in a transaction are satisfied with the outcome. As part of our culture and promoting balance for Team Members lives, Welch provides a competitive benefits package.


Company Paid Benefits – No Cost to Team Members 

• 100% Paid Health and Dental Insurance Premiums for you and your family 

• Partial reimbursement of any deductibles you may incur for each family member per year 

• 100% Paid Life, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance 

• 120 hours of Personal Time Off (PTO) pay

• 10 Paid Holidays annually 

• Flextime 

• 401K Company match up to 5% after one year of employment 

• Education reimbursement, up to $1,500.00 annually after one year of employment 

• BJ’s Wholesale Club membership

• Team Member Referral Bonus Program 

Additional Voluntary Benefits – Payroll Deductions 

• 401K Plan enrollment after 30 days of employment from your start date 

• Vision Insurance plans for you and your family 

• Aflac Insurance available for additional coverages 


Essential Responsibilities

  • Create, monitor and analyze production schedules in accordance with the standard best practice for manufacturing
  • Schedule the production process and departmental activities relating to material, employee, and equipment availability
  • Monitor production process, workflow, and schedules to ensure on-time delivery
  • Efficiently assign production to minimize company costs and meet delivery deadlines
  • Review production specifications, identify, and report plant capacity constraints
  • Resolve production, manpower and material shortage problems quickly in an order of priority
  • Work with the Manufacturing Team Leader to execute and implement process improvements
  • Ensure that materials and equipment are pre-arranged for production
  • Work with the Manufacturing Leadership Team to develop potential solutions to improve production performance
  • Coordinate with multiple teams to develop and maintain scheduling parameters
  • Generate daily or weekly production reports to Leadership for critical decision-making purposes
  • Develop production schedules in accordance with sales forecast, shop and employee capacity, and new business opportunities
  • Other task may be assigned as needed by the Manufacturing Team Leader


Requirements


  • Three plus years of demonstrated experience in manufacturing scheduling, supply chain or related field highly desired.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field or a minimum of five years’ experience in Production Planning required.
  • Strong background and experience utilizing MRP is a must.
  • Extensive computer experience working with MS Office; strong Excel skills are required (VLOOKUPs, pivot tables, complex formulas). 
  • Proficiency with ERP software (EIQ or Delmia Works preferred) is required.
  • Ability to pay attention to details and possess strong organizational skills.
  • Working knowledge of Lean manufacturing.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team and possess a positive communication style.
  • Possess strong, independent problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to speak, read and write English fluently.
  • Must be able to perform mathematical calculations including decimals, fractions/ratios, percentages and other mathematical formulas.
  • Must have the ability to identify and communicate real-time challenges and provide solutions.
  • Ability to understand product flow and inventory control processes, and identify and/or solve problems from incorrect/missing/inconsistent data.
  • Ability to project a consistent, positive attitude and work well with people at varying skill and ability levels.
  • Ability to collect, organize, and analyze data; summarize findings, develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources.
  • Must be self-directed, methodical, have strong attention to detail, and be able to manage time effectively to identify task assignments and priorities.

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to remain in a sitting position at least 50% of the time
  • Must be able to ascend and descend stairs to attend meetings and meet with immediate supervisor
  • Use of hands/fingers to handle or feel to operate office and engineering machinery, inspect and handle tooling and/or materials
  • This position consistently communicates with all other departments via emails, speaking and hearing 
  • Must have the vision abilities to observe, determine, inspect, estimate and assess information using a computer
  • The noise level is normal to loud for this position
  • Able to lift 30 lbs. without help of equipment using proper lifting techniques

Eligibility to Work

  • Must be able to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form.
  • Must be able to pass a Background Check.