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Production Scheduler

Posting Start Date: Feb 26, 2021

Location: Scappoose, OR, US

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!

We are seeking a dynamic Production Planner to focus on the production scheduling needs for the plant.  Located at our new state of the art manufacturing plant in Scappoose, OR, the production planner will be responsible for scheduling orders in the most efficient ways based on machine capabilities to ensure that our customers’ needs are satisfied.  The successful incumbent will work closely with members of the Operations teams.

Job Responsibilities

  • Coordinate with corporate planner for planning and scheduling of all production orders to fill all customer orders on time and in full
  • Manage and order raw materials to insure successful production runs
  • Oversee and manage all trailer activity with regards to waste cores, paper, etc.
  • Manage inventory process to ensure adequate supplies meet orders and service all customer needs
  • Proactive with vendors to insure on time delivery and negotiate best pricing
  • Manage all STO shipments for offsite shuttles
  • Convert production orders to meet site capabilities
  • Resequencing of corporate planning to meet plant efficiency and satisfy customer needs and delivery dates
  • Drive month end inventory process and accuracy improvement processes

Desired experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 3-5 years of manufacturing experience with planning and scheduling
  • Previous customer service background and experience with both internal and external customers
  • SAP expertise and preference for manufacturing in Tissue industry
  • Strong problem-solving skills and expertise in utilization of planning board and communication of changes to all impacted parties
  • Expertise with computer systems and planning software, i.e. SAP, QAD, or MES systems
  • Microsoft packages and similar software as well as Share Point and other platforms
  • Ability to multitask and manage multiple priorities
  • Strong communication skills

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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