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Valmont Industries, Inc. Master Scheduler in Estill, South Carolina

41 Wood St Estill South Carolina 29918

Why Valmont

Welcome to Valmont, where a world of opportunity awaits. When you join our team, you become part of a passionate group dedicated to changing lives and conserving resources around the globe. We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities. We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference.

Job Summary:

The Master Scheduler will coordinate schedules and inventories to ensure efficient and effective operation of the assigned department or facility.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Serves as a primary point of contact for and liaison with sales, logistics, and manufacturing departments.

  • Collaborates with these departments to establish schedules and plans that allocate available resources to best serve client or customer needs.

  • Periodically compares current and anticipated orders with available inventory of raw materials; uses judgment to anticipate demand for and to acquire additional supplies as needed.

  • Negotiates with outside supply vendors; ensures accurate and timely delivery of orders.

  • Integrates sales orders with master schedule; coordinates availability of raw materials, supplies, equipment, and staff as needed to meet delivery dates.

  • Maintains master distribution schedule for the assigned facility; revises as needed and alerts appropriate staff of schedule changes or delays.

  • Participates in periodic forecasting meetings with sales, marketing, and other related departments; leads additional planning meetings with sales, production, shipping, purchasing, and customer service staff.

  • Performs other related duties, as required.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Thorough understanding of the business and supply chain.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Extremely proficient with production planning systems, such as MRP II.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field required.

  • At least five years of related experience required.

  • Professional certification by the American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.

  • Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times.

Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.

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