Reference : 587791

Master Production Schedule Manager

  • Technical Production
  • United States Faribault
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 09/16/2021

Position description

Sage Glass, a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain Corporation is looking for an experienced Master Production Schedule Manager for our manufacturing facility in Faribault, MN. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manages team of intermediate or experienced professionals and sets short-term operational plans for team.
  • Leads in the establishment of plans and maintaining data for purchased parts, subassemblies, end items and other parts as required.
  • Spearheads the development of the capacity management process, including identification of capacity gaps to ensure successful execution of customer demands in support of SIOP.
  • Leads in the establishment of continuous management for the master demand schedule, including adherence to required validations using the best information available.
  • Works with product development leaders and sales and marketing teams to develop demand forecasts.
  • Responsible for planning capacity and fulfillment demand with plant manufacturing operations.
  • Works with manufacturing team and develops monthly production volume planning using the business forecast, inventory position, actual customer orders, and the defined capacity parameters.
  • Identifies and develops new technologies to improve materials planning and SIOP capability, sustainability, and reliability.
  • Responsible for tracking appropriate metrics to drive results and continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for the development of processes and plans to improve supply capabilities.
  • Establishes clear and robust metrics to measure progress through process improvements for SIOP.


Basic Qualifications:

•             Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of prior relevant experience OR

•             Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 3 years’ experience OR

•             In absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required

Preferred Qualifications:

•             Previous experience working in the glass industry

•             Computer software knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office.

•             Strong communication skills (written, verbal, public speaking).

•             Experience working in scheduling, coordination or related

•             Experience using ERP system (QAD preferred)

•             Lead standard work process design and governance

•             Leadership ability to conduct Lean, Kaizen, and other continuous improvement events

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest building materials companies and manufacturer of innovative material solutions, helps create great living spaces by combining comfort and sustainability. For more than three-and-a-half centuries, Saint-Gobain has been enhancing the wellbeing of people everywhere, whether it’s by addressing climate change, delivering true sustainable development, advancing the information revolution, participating in medical breakthroughs or playing a vital role in space exploration. Focusing on the intersection of people, innovation and purpose, Saint-Gobain helps to address the needs of today and the challenges of tomorrow – offering employees the opportunity to invent themselves and reshape the world.

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