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Job Information

GE Appliances, a Haier company Master Scheduler in Louisville, Kentucky

Job Location

USA, Louisville, KY

Job Posting Title

Master Scheduler

The Challenge

The Master Scheduler oversees the scheduling strategy for a plant operation as well as production control daily scheduling. Works cross functionally with Product Fulfillment, Plant Operations, and Sourcing to deliver a level-loaded production schedule that meets the demands of our customers.

What you will Do

Master Scheduling:

  • Translates customer’s needs into a build signal for the factory and the supply chain, focusing on long term strategy/capacity of planning plant production.

  • Steer 95% production mix.

  • Work with Fulfillment and Plant Operations to plan a forecasted production schedule, while assessing needs vs. manufacturing or supplier constraints.

  • Coordinate with Product Management and Fulfillment teams to plan ahead for promotional periods.

  • Generate and manage production forecast.

  • Work with PFM to align plan production with customer demand.

  • Utilize Proficy to manage and update schedules.

  • Work with Material Planners to overcome material shortage issues.

  • Manage process for AS-IS Finished Goods.

  • Responsible for communicating significant changes to master schedule and large forecast variations to plant team.

  • Manage timing and accounting for FG trials.

Supply Chain Management:

  • Manage key supply chains that directly and significantly effect mix attainment(backsplashes, barcodes, etc.).

Key Reporting:

  • Own key reporting around FG output.

What you need to Succeed

  • Prior relevant military service will be considered in relation to required/desired qualifications. Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain, engineering or other relevant field of study.

  • Proven Oracle ERP systems capabilities—including EBS and VCP modules.

  • Understanding and prior usage/application of lean manufacturing best practices.

  • Customer focus, high energy and proactive approach to issues.

  • Requires deep knowledge of demand planning, supply execution, and order fulfillment.

  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bills of Material management experience.

  • Leadership experience in assembly operations.

  • Six Sigma certification.

GE Appliances will not offer sponsorship assistance for this position

GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.