Production Scheduler at Dover Corporation

Dover Corporation
Conyers, GA
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At Anthony, a Dover Company, we are a team, and every team member contributes to our vision: To enhance people’s lives through safe and efficient merchandising technologies.  For over 60 years, our products have been part of the critical path of the food chain that starts with the farm and ends with your family consuming fresh, safe and healthy foods.  We are leading our industry by Innovating What’s Next in glass doors and intelligent merchandising technologies that keep food safe. As food delivery and technology converge, now more than ever, each employee at Anthony is a critical link in the chain that allows food to successfully reach consumers every day.  New ideas and new innovations are fueling Anthony’s future. We seek individuals who are positive, accountable, results driven and great managers of self to join us in the quest for innovation. Anthony offers a blend of a small company atmosphere with the benefits of large company scale, tools, and career opportunities.  We are committed to recruit, develop and retain top talent - join our team today!Job Summary:Establishes the production; plans, prepares, controls and maintains the production build plan and material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of materials to meet production and customer requirements. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(Other duties may be assigned)Creates and communicates the aggregate, long range master plan.Gathers and reviews data from manufacturing and support organizations, coordinates with capacity and material analysis to resolve material and capacity discrepancies that affect the scheduleTranslates anticipated demand into production and purchase orders for internal and external suppliersAttend production and planning meetingsReview forecasts, incorporating them into production planning and scheduling processWorks closely with Customer Service Department, Purchasing Department, Production Department, Quality Assurance, Engineering and Shipping Department to ensure products are produced and shipped per schedule.Additional or different functions may be assigned from time to time. Key Competencies:Ability to work with minimal supervision.Ability to work collaboratively and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers.Ability to effectively problem-solve using problem solving tools and techniques (A3, fishbone, root cause, 5-Whys)Excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills.  Minimum Qualifications:Education:Minimum of High School Diploma. Preferably Bachelor’s degree in business or supply chain, or a related technical disciplineExperience:Requires a minimum of 3 years of production scheduling/planning or comparable experienceCertificates, Licenses, Registrations:APICS certification a plus Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:Requires: PC proficiency is essential, Strong experience with Microsoft office productsAbility to use MS Excel to analyze data and present in a meaningful mannerEffective leadership, administration, analytical and communication skills (written and oral).Excellent grasp of English language is a plus to verbally communicate instructions.Organizational and time management skills required. Ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously in a fast-paced and complex environment. Team oriented individual who is flexible and adaptable to an ever-changing environment. Ability to plan and organize and to set priorities in order to meet deadlines.Supervisory Responsibilities:NonePhysical Requirements:Regularly required to walk, sit and stand for prolonged periods of time.Ability to reach with arms and hands; bend, kneel, crouch and/or crawl as well as the ability to see and hear.General office environment Ability to sit for long periods of time. Ability to move about in office, warehouse and manufacturing facilities. Work Environment:(The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)Manufacturing Environment – safety gear such as boots, glasses and earplugs will be required and provided.Exposure to disagreeable elements is limited.  Safety:The incumbent must be able to perform this job safely without endangering the health or safety of self or others.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.