GRAPHIC FLEXIBLE PACKAGING Production Scheduler in NEWTON, Iowa

Responsible for planning and scheduling the plant functions for production scheduling and inventory availability to ensure the efficient and on-time deliveries for customer orders. Organizes and execute scheduling and capacity planning processes for various product lines and equipment. * Coordinates the scheduling of all machines, processes and production activities within the plants. Responsible for customer on-time shipment performance. * Determines the work schedule based upon customer orders and the availability of raw materials & production capacity. Work with purchasing to ensure that production materials are available and adjust the schedule when necessary. * Recommends and assists the Production Control Manager for long-range capacity requirements planning, defining capital equipment and manpower needs. * Ensures adequate plant inventory levels for work-in-process and finished goods, optimizes inventory investments in relationship to plant efficiencies and scrap rates. * Coordinates information flow to the operating departments and production schedules. * Updates daily schedule to balance efficiency and customer needs. * Maintains appropriate safety stocks of finished goods inventory. Employer's Job# 2467-159Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.