Plant Scheduler - Fort Worth, TX

Fort Worth, TX, US, 76111

Inwesco

 

 

Job ID:  496364

Exempt

 

INWESCO, a CRH company, is a leading provider of metal and fiberglass products and accessories for the power, water utility, and telecom markets throughout the western and southwestern United States.  But we’re more than just a manufacturer.  We are a trusted and strategic solutions partner to engineers, contractors, distributors, specifiers, and more.  As part of the CRH Infrastructure Products business, we’re leading the industry with innovative, sustainable solutions with a safety-first mindset.

 

Summary

 

Inwesco, a rapidly growing division of the Nation’s largest heavy construction materials business, is seeking an individual who is passionate about delivering an outstanding customer experience by having the right products in the right place at the right time. The role works closely with manufacturing, distribution, and sales to match capacity and inventory with demand and create an efficient production plan across many high-volume SKU’s. This position will work across all parts of the local plant to resolve issues related to forecasting, capacity, on-time delivery, and inventory optimization.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Manage a production plan based on sales demand, forecasts, and inventory requirements to meet customer service goals
  • Develop strategic vision to effectively improve overall forecasting accuracy, demand planning effectiveness, and optimize inventory levels to increase customer service levels
  • Implement robust process to connect Sales and Operations that results in growth opportunities through maximizing site network capacity
  • Analyze longer term demand to make recommendations which address any production capacity surplus, under-utilization, or constraint deficits
  • Statistical analysis of sales data history to identify trends, sourcing improvement opportunities, and ability to level load production
  • Work closely with Customer Service, Production Managers, and Transportation teams to address issues through continuous improvement in the order fulfillment process
  • Maintain key performance metrics surrounding production planning and plan attainment, as well as keep up to date various key data fields within the ERP system that drive planning

 

Knowledge / Skills

 

  • Proven working experience in demand planning while delivering above-average customer experience
  • Proven track record of managing a large number of SKUs in a complex manufacturing environment
  • Proven ability to develop production plans and inventory strategies while effectively communicating recommendations to executive management
  • Skilled at working effectively with cross-functional teams in a matrix organization
  • Familiarity working in ERP systems; NetSuite/SAP experience preferred
  • Data mining and analytical skills with an above-average proficiency in MS Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 

Education / Experience

 

  • BS degree preferred. Concentration in supply chain, operations management, and business-related field highly preferred
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a planning or similar role
  • Lean Six Sigma preferred
  • Project Management preferred
  • CPIM certification a plus

 

Desired Characteristics

 

  • Innovative spirit and analytical mindset to work cross-functionally in developing new ideas
  • Ability to work in a collaborative, cross-functional environment to achieve desired results
  • Problem-solving skills and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done right
  • Highly organized with exceptional follow-through, attention to detail, and consistent follow-up practices
  • Able to easily shift priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and be a self-starter

 

What CRH Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

 

About CRH

 

CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.

 

If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

 

Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

 

 

Date:  Jun 19, 2024


Nearest Major Market: Fort Worth
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

Job Segment: Demand Planner, Supply Chain, Six Sigma, Lean Six Sigma, Statistics, Operations, Management, Data