Fitchburg, MA
Date Posted: November 14, 2017
Employment Type: Direct Hire
Job Id: 8007

Job Description

  • Creating the Master Production Schedule (MPS) based on production capacity, materials availability and contractual requirements
  • Obtainiing agreement from production, materials and program office before execution of the MPS
  • Maintaining the MPS files
  • Monitoring and tracking material shortages and expedites operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions.
  • Ensuring closeout of old programs/jobs to include the disposition of all requisition, purchase orders and residual inventory
  • Monitoring shipping performance; contract and creating reports
  • Tracking and reporting the number of changes
  • Interfacing with contracts, planning, master scheduling and production creates and maintains the Internal Operating Plan
  • Ensuring product is moving from production to packaging to shipping
  • Creating reports that show shipments against projections


  • Strong understanding of business processes and functional inter-relationships
  • Strong background in project material management
  • Extensive experience in production planning
  • Skilled in the use of MS Project, Excel, Excel Pivot Tables, Power Point, Word, and Sharepoint
  • Excellent understanding of ERP/MRP systems
  • Excellent organizational skills, good written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to manage work and follow through in a fast paced and dynamic environment

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