Master Scheduler

Requisition ID:  29931
Job Location(s): 

Shawnee, OK, US

Job Description

There has never been a better time to join our global company. Danfoss was the first in the world to mass produce energy saving frequency converters and continue to offer a full range of solutions for energy efficiency and renewable energy. We are offering a Production Planner position.  You will play a key role in meeting our ambitious aspirations for the future. The growing awareness world-wide for environment and energy savings are enabling us to deliver strong value to our customers and we need you to support our continued success. 

 

The Master Scheduler will create and maintain a valid master schedule for material and capacities by effectively balancing supply demand for product. You will deliver a valid master schedule aligned with the operating plan resulting from Sales and Operations Planning (SOP) that is the basis to lead Planners to create detailed production schedules, which are executable on the shop floor, level loaded, and optimize capacity utilization and inventory.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following.

 

  • Develop proposals on headcount, shifts, and capital needed to achieve the sales plan – short term and long term.
  • Lead the supply step of the SOP process for the plant (RCCP) as measured by SOP schedule attainment.  Reviews / audits SOP Forecast for demand inconsistencies.
  • Site lead for Demand Control weekly reviews.
  • Address not promised at expected lead time. Resolves Demand Filter conflicts within 24 hours of order entry based on production capacity and availability of purchased and manufactured components.
  • Provides level loaded plan based on manufacturing line rate agreed to in SIOP.
  • Ensure that the master schedule reflects all known and anticipated constraints (capacity availability and material availability).
  • Define the horizon at which a planner will transition the rough cut capacity plan to finite capacity planning on key constraint work centers (RCCP)
  • ERP monitor champion in order to accomplish plant goals. OTD, Past Due, Inventory, Item Master, etc.
  • Monitor sales order ship dates vs. perform date to highlight gaps to customer’s expectations.
  • Perform audit to item master, lead time segmentation and key parameters related to the plant blueprint. 
  • Perform review and adjustment of PFEP parameters to ensure ERP system accuracy
  • Support to New Products Introduction (NPI)
  • Publish some of the following metrics Sales, OTD, Past Due, Work Order Attainment, etc.
  • Works closely with the demand planning team to continuously improve forecast accuracy Support and/or participate on Continuous Improvement Activities such as: Kaizen, Ideas Programs, cost out and/or demonstrate improvements in goals year over year in our processes or practices aligned to achieve or business goals and/objectives.

Background & Skills

At Danfoss, we believe that a diverse and inclusive workplace fosters creativity, innovation, and a broader perspective in decision-making. When you consider this job posting, do you feel like your profile is not a perfect match? Numerous studies have found that women and people of color are more likely to apply only when they meet all requirements listed in the job posting. Even if you do not check all the boxes, we encourage you to apply anyway. We are curious to find out how you can bring new insights to the role or to Danfoss as an organization.

The ideal candidate possesses these skills.

 

  • Bachelor's degree required. Industrial Engineering, Operations or Supply Chain preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in an applicable supply chain role
  • Experience in a complex, industrial manufacturing environment
  • APICS CPIM certification qualification or commitment to complete equivalent.
  • Highly advanced analytical and cognitive skills.
  • Experience in MRP, MPS, Min-Max tools.
  • Experience in ERP systems
  • Ability to clearly communicate in English
  • Expert in MS Office /Excel

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.