VIVA USA Inc Schedule Planner in Waterloo, Iowa
Description: 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 client 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 client 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 : Position is for 1st shift (7 am to 3:30 pm) with overtime likely, either extended weekday hours or weekend work. The client is looking for candidates with a 4-year degree in any business related field. Manufacturing experience is a plus. Candidates should have good computer skills. Willing to consider recent/May grads. Business casual dress code. Will need metatarsals for first day. Position has the potential of driving the client owned Gator on the shop floor after successfully completing training. Some travel between the client sites for meetings utilizing personal vehicle should be expected. This position is eligible for incremental, progressive retention bonuses at every 90 days for the first year on assignment. VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.