Capacity Scheduler (Planning)

Capacity Scheduler (Planning)

Location: Phoenix Industrial Park
 
 
Minimum Requirements
  • Matric plus relevant qualification in production planning and manufacturing scheduling or relevant field;
  • 3 years’ experience in a production scheduling environment;
  • Supply chain experience
  • Forecasting and production planning experience
  • Communication and leadership skills
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Structured and detail oriented with the ability to follow tasks through to completion;
  • Strong leadership skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure and make decisions
Self-starter who can work unsupervised and manage own time and activities.
 
 
Responsibilities
  • To plan and schedule incoming orders to create and release job cards into the various production queues in a sequence that ensures that the production facility maximise its resources and that the demands of sales are satisfied in that On Time In Full (OTIF) is managed to acceptable targets.
  • Develop and implement daily and weekly production schedules and targets.
  • Balance existing labour and machine capacity to maximize efficiency and production throughput.
  • Examine all aspects of the scheduling process, including historical data, to improve production processes wherever possible.  
  • Report to the leadership team regarding existing orders, challenges, and production forecasting