Schedule Planner I in Milan, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 9/7/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Milan, IL
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals! We are seeking a Schedule Planner.  This is a contingent position forecasted for over 2 Years in Milan, IL at John Deere.


Plans and schedules simple (fewer capacity constraints, fewer work centers, fewer process, lower change over complexity) manufacturing processes of all current production and service parts. Schedules requirements for material with regard to the Deere Production System including kanbans/triggers, delivery and achievement of the production schedule. May develop line sequencing of options. May provide work direction.

Duties: Schedules production parts. Schedules service parts. Expedites production and purchased parts. Coordinates needed parts from other John Deere departments. Coordinates and communicates the implementation of engineering and material changes. Assists the production department in manpower planning. Performs general administrative duties as needed to meet administrative support needs. Assists in coordinating the department's inventory integrity and accuracy, including production and scrap reporting.

Specific Position Requirements:


Schedule will fall between the hours of 7am-5pm. OT is not typical, but candidate must have flexibility to work OT as needed. This position will support Forecasting and Inventory management needs for Ag or C&F factories. The candidate will be responsible for 1. Inventory movement within distribution network 2. Part level forecasting 3. Ensure requirements for Service parts are passed on to Suppliers/Factories.

Required: Supply management or similar experience. Must be proficient with MS OFFICE: Excel. Strongly prefer a 4 year degree with 3+ years experience in a similar role but a HS diploma with 3+ years experience is required. Aptitude for mathematics is a plus. Anything related to inventory management/forecasting or supply management experience would be an added benefit.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

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