Master Scheduler

  • Yanfeng
  • 1833 Frenchtown Center Drive, Monroe, MI, USA
  • May 23, 2022
Full time Other

Job Description

Responsible for managing internal/external customer related activities including demand, production planning, inventory activities and shipping schedules with focus of ensuring acceptable customer rating performance.

Main Responsibilities

  • Demand maintenance, review and forecasting while maintaining optimal inventory levels 
  • Monitor customer and YFAI online systems, email and phone communication to identify shipping requirements on a daily and weekly basis, communication with customer on any issues which may affect schedule 
  • Responsible for customer shipping scheduling, customer systems maintenance, customer routing maintenance and system set up 
  • Maintains finished good inventory plan, follows escalation if levels drop below plan and issues no surprise communication as required. 
  • Communicate customer changes in demand. 
  • Data entry of all manual orders/releases 
  • Maintain YFAI systems to ensure all part numbers, customer ID and product data information flows through the system in an accurate and timely manner 
  • Participate in EC/CN meetings, participate and lead launch and obsolescence events 
  • Complete annual customer parameter reviews 
  • Support physical inventory prep and execution 
  • Ensure compliance to all BOS/SOX and internal plant procedures 
  • Sets example with team for best practices in product/customer knowledge and process efficiencies 
  • Perform and publish root cause analysis for key metrics not met and maintain customer scorecard 
  • Recognize the importance of change, introduce new ideas for others to act on and positively participate in change processes 
  • Other duties as assigned by manager 
  • Complete weekly and quarterly capacity planning


  • Education College Degree or equivalent experience
  • Work Experience - APICS certification preferred 
  • 3-5 years of experience in manufacturing environment