Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter™, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. For more information please visit our careers page at www.flex.com.
Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing
Type: Public Company
Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123
The Planner Scheduler will be based in Buffalo Grove, IL. In this position, you will be responsible for working with the materials and planning teams in order to ensure on-time and efficient deliveries of final product, with zero downtime.
We are looking for someone who demonstrates:
Passionate customer focus
Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
Relentless drive to win
Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do:
Coordinate and follow up on the production plan.
Follow up and monitor the delivery schedule on time.
Provide support to the team on the production planning status.
Serve as advanced interface with internal customer for escalations of day-to-day issues, commitments, order expedites, and problem resolution.
Monitor and address issues that impact performance to committed ship date (CSD), lead-time, response time, and inventory goals.
Coordinate with Master Scheduler to manage product life cycle and related materials availability issues.
Drive process improvements inside and outside the area of Order Management.
Plan, schedule, coordinate and approve product release to the production planning systems based on material and capacity availability.
Provide input to management, reschedule, and /or interface with customer program management, master scheduling, customers and production control to reschedule production in the event of design changes, labor and material shortages, backlogs, and other potential schedule interruptions.
Here is some of what you’ll need (required):
Experience in plastic injection molding and assembly.
Minimum 3 years of related experience as planner scheduler.
Well versed on MRP environment (procurement).
Previous experience within the medical manufacturing industry.
Automation and high-volume manufacturing experience.
Understanding of Expiration and Use-By dates.
Here are a few of our preferred experiences:
Experience with Lean Manufacturing and/or Six Sigma Certified (Green Belt).
Experience with BAAN.
Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide:
Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
Employee discounts at local retailers
Global Procurement & Supply Chain
Flex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a match to the required skills required for this position. Thank you for considering a career with Flex.
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Internal Number: WD055049
Flex is a leading Sketch-to-Scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help the world Live smarter, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets.
We believe in a brighter tomorrow and what people can do when our lives are connected. That’s why every day we set out to do one thing–-create a smarter, more connected world. Our focus is developing and empowering talented people to deliver on their potential, providing employees with a healthy, safe and secure workplace.
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