Alsip, IL US Job Location
ABOUT US (AND OUR EXCITING FUTURE)
Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.
Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.
Join us and become part of the power behind possible.
About The Opportunity
Plans and establishes production schedules. Monitors materials inventories, tracks progress of production, and reviews factors which affect schedules.
Essential to this Position
Excellent opportunity as a Planner/Scheduler for our Alsip site. You will work side by side with production and supply chain to be success at satisfying customer needs. If you have an excellent background in plannng and scheduling, we would love to hear from you.
Maintain the Master Production Schedule (MPS) (main objective):
Plan capacity requirements and ensure WIP materials are provided according to the schedule
Collaborate with many departments to obtain data that is critical to having production flow accurately and within time constraints
Maintain subassembly planning and Material Resource Planning (MRP)
Consult with project personnel to resolve any problems that might occur.
Work closely with management to create a strong team environment.
Participate in daily production meetings
Maintain daily re-class of in/out reporting of WIP and finished goods.
Manage new item setup for Menasha and client.
Manage and investigate the transfers of variances from weekly reports.
Collaborate with managers to ensure coordination of production lines and finished product
Coordination of product completion and shipments on a timely basis
Essentials to Success
Experience working on the production floor with a cross-functional team
At least 1 -2 years of planning/scheduling experience preferably with MPS and MRP systems
Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities
Excellent problem solving skills
Exceptional oral and writing communication skills
Team work oriented – ability to work with management and subordinates
Ability to interpret packing slips, enter correct information into the computer, and acknowledge receipt of goods into the purchase order
Action and task oriented; collaborator and team player
Education / Certifications
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
At least 2 years relevant experience required.
Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired
Knowledge of and ability to use and influence organization's policies, standards and procedures guiding manufacturing processes
Knowledge of methods, accepted practices, considerations and regulatory requirements associated with safety and protection of workers, environment and site
Knowledge of the existing and planned approaches and methods for manufacturing products or product components
Knowledge of day-to-day and strategic issues, operational requirements and management of a manufacturing facility
Knowledge of the day-to-day operations of a manufacturing plant or facility
Knowledge of technologies and applications used in manufacturing products and in the optimization of manufacturing processes
About Menasha Packaging
Join Menasha Packaging (
www.menasha.com) where we are all about the power behind possible! Menasha
is the industry’s largest independent, retail-focused corrugated packaging,
display, and merchandising solutions provider. We design, print, and produce
customized packaging, high-end graphic displays, merchandising material, and e-commerce
packaging, and we provide pack-out, fulfillment and supply chain services to
retailers and leading global consumer packaged goods companies.
Menasha Packaging, along with ORBIS Corporation ( www.orbiscorporation.com), a reusable plastic packaging and supply
chain services provider, are companies of Menasha Corporation ( www.menashacorporation.com),
one of America’s oldest private, family-owned
manufacturing companies. With a history of innovation spanning more than 170
years, Menasha Corporation is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., and has 100
locations in North America and Europe.
You can check out Menasha Corporation’s culture of
focusing on employees, operating responsibly, and serving customers in our
online Corporate Social Responsibility Report at http://www.insightdigital.biz/i/1272161-2020-social-responsibility-report/0.
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glimpse about Menasha Corporation and our future of possibilities. Join us and become part of the power behind possible.