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AT KETTLE CUISINE

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Production Scheduler

Location:  Lynn, MA

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Position Type:  Full Time

Job Summary

Production Scheduler creates and modifies production schedule to ensure 100% on-time shipment of customer orders and looks for synergies in the business to improve factory efficiency.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Reconcile production plans at all 3 levels of BOM in APS
  • Balance and schedule kettles in APS
  • Produce, publish, and release Visual schedule consisting of bulk, retail, stock and roux
  • Review and confirm proprietary production scheduling
  • Interface with all value chain functions such as manufacturing, purchasing, customer service, and plant
  • Daily schedules jobs for maximum throughput, customer satisfaction and on-time performance
  • Adjust production plan at any moment in response to production needs or excess/lack of materials
  • Provide guidance to several teams on priorities throughout production
  • Innovate and drive changes in established processes, methods, and procedures
  • Participate in physical inventory activities
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Experience

  • Broad knowledge of manufacturing, production, and inventory control functions
  • Must display a high level of organizational skills and attention to detail and accuracy
  • Must be able to problem solve and think independently due to the speed and rate of change occurring in this manufacturing environment
  • Ability to multi-task

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Our hot fill, quick chill process takes our soups from 190 to 40 degrees quickly, which locks in perfect flavor and texture to keep our soups fresher for longer - naturally!