Production Scheduler in Burbank, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/22/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Burbank, CA
  • Duration:
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Responsible for executing and ensuring the integrity of the master production schedule by verifying the timely completion / receipt of planning, tooling, materials, details and sub-assemblies for one or more cost centers. Initiates investigation and involves the key personnel required to resolve problems that may impact scheduled shipments.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Include the following and all other duties as may be assigned. Individuals must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

1. Releases all assemblies, sub-assemblies and shop orders to the floor.

2. Reviews production plan for appropriate action to take or reschedules assembly orders when unable to release due to shortages.

3. Works with the Contracts Department to meet customer commitments and resolve order scheduling issues.

4. Proposes and gets authorization for a recovery plan on delinquent orders when normal lead time is insufficient to meet customer needs.

5. Coordinatse shipping plan and manufacturing plan with production supervisor.

6. Monitors and adjusts Kanbans / Kanban quantities as required to maintain inventory targets as well as meet master schedule requirements.

7. Regularly reviews / maintains MRP data integrity.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

There are no supervisory responsibilities associated with this position.


To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Quantity -Meets productivity standards; completes high quality work in timely manner; strives to increase productivity; works quickly; ability to multi-task; & attention to detail.

Safety and Security -Observes safety and security procedures; reports potentially unsafe conditions; utilizes required personal protective equipment, & uses equipment and materials properly.

Attendance/Punctuality -Is consistently at work and on time.

Dependability -Follows instructions and responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions; keeps commitments; & completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

Qualifications:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education and/or Experience:High school education plus two years college training with specialized courses in business or production control methods and procedures and lean manufacturing. Four years of progressively responsible experience in all phases of production control, scheduling, expediting and record keeping. CPIM preferred.

*Volt is an equal opportunity employer*