Master Scheduler

Requisition ID:  38443
Job Location(s): 

Mountain Home, AR, US

Job Description

 

Danfoss is looking for a Master Scheduler for our plant in Mountain Home, Arkansas. The Master Scheduler is responsible for developing the master production plan for the facility to satisfy customer demand with respect to plant productivity. Strong collaboration and communication with the plant operations, customers and demand planning is essential.

Job Responsibilities

 

  • Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following.
  • Develop and maintain the master production schedule for the facility to align with customer demand, inventory targets, and production capacity constraints.
  • Adjust the master schedule as needed to accommodate changes in customer demand or production limitations.
  • Lead monthly plant SIOP supply planning process, including translation of demand plan into feasible supply and production plan requirements for finished goods and intermediate products.
  • Continuously strive to improve the efficiency of the scheduling process.
  • Communication: Facilitate clear communication regarding schedule changes and updates, both internally and with external partners.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including manufacturing, sales, procurement, and logistics to coordinate production activities and optimize resource utilization.
  • Monitor and track production performance metrics, capacity utilization, and adherence to schedule targets.
  • Support continuous improvement efforts by participating in cross-functional teams and implementing best practices in production planning and capacity management.
  •  Maintain accurate supply plans in the system of record (SAP)
  • Review and manage key master data and supply chain parameters in ERP system (SAP)

Background & Skills

 

  • Bachelor's degree in Operations Management, Supply Chain, or a related field (preferred).
  • Minimum 4 years' proven experience in production scheduling within a Lean Manufacturing environment.
  • Strong knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles and methodologies.
  • Proficiency in production scheduling software and ERP systems.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Employee Benefits

We are excited to offer you the following benefits with your employment:

  • Bonus system
  • Paid vacation
  • Opportunity to join Employee Resource Groups
  • State of the art virtual work environment
  • Employee Referral Program

 

This list does not promise or guarantee any particular benefit or specific action. They may depend on country or contract specifics and are subject to change at any time without prior notice.

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways - driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

Following our founder’s mindset “action speaks louder than words”, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.