StandardAero Master Scheduler in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Position Description

The successful candidate will direct and coordinate production at a business unit level; including production planning and control, scheduling and throughput to meet customer delivery requirements. Coordinates with all departments to determine actual performance, future trends and constraints.

  • Develops, publishes and maintains the master production schedule, balancing work-in-process, resources, and capacity in conjunction with the Cell Leaders.

  • Negotiates corrective actions to product schedules when dictated by changes in customer delivery requirements.

  • Acts as a liaison between production, engineering, purchasing, sales and customer service to control, and adjust if necessary, the master schedule.

  • Controls the rate of inductions / projects to all production cells / departments based on customer requirements, capacity and work-in-process levels

  • Develops and implements scheduling, and control methods

  • Develop and recommend processes and procedures, flowcharts, and material handling methods to ensure optimal utilization of resources to perform maintenance

  • Advises management of the status of work in progress, material availability and routine production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed

  • Communicates with maintenance / product managers, and various department managers to support customer needs as required

  • Maintains production tracking boards to ensure they accurately reflect current forecasts, job-flow and monthly throughput.

  • Provides support and planning recommendations to production planners/leaders.

  • Provides input to production planning policies and procedures.

  • Generates delivery measures of performance and recommends operational improvements.

  • As required, performs duties outlined in the Production Planner job description including scheduling customer work, managing bottlenecks, and controlling production factors to ensure balanced loads and appropriate utilization of available capacity.

  • Responsible for observing all applicable safety requirements and reporting immediately any unsafe practices/conditions

  • Accountable for inputting scheduling information into Global Production Scheduler attending Estimate Events, as required.

  • Assist in kitting of units and material handling as required

  • Carries out other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

  • Strong planning, organizational, analytical, decision making, leadership, interpersonal and negotiation skills,

  • Ability to understand, utilize and communicate specialized information in speech and written text.

  • Thorough knowledge of production management computer systems.

  • Collaborative communication and leadership style

  • Thorough knowledge of Microsoft office package

  • College diploma in business administration, production planning (APICS, CPIM), or related discipline; or equivalent.

  • Several years of experience in production planning and control in a manufacturing environment.

Job ID #: 3576

Location: Manitoba - Winnipeg

Functional Area: Operations


Position Type: Full-Time Regular

Education Required: College Diploma (Canada)

Experience Required: 3 - 5 Years

Relocation Provided: No