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Production Scheduler

Company: Covestro AG
Location: East Providence
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

We are Covestro. We are curious. We are courageous. We are colorful. We refined Chemical material solutions with game-changing products. Let us empower you to push boundaries. Join us and our 17,200 colleagues now and together we will make the world a brighter place.


  • Responsible for a number of Supply Chain activities including detailed production planning, raw material call off, import management, coordination of logistics activities, and improvement projects.


  • Create and publish a weekly schedule from the weekly Master Schedule inside the Manufacturing Lead-time for the plant, taking into account available resources such as equipment, raw materials and staffing as well as sequencing rules, campaign size, etc.
  • Adjust the schedules to manage around obstacles that may arise as a result of unexpected material shortages, delivery delays, quality misses or capacity constraints such as equipment downtime and communicate the changes to relevant links in the Supply Chain, such as Production, Customer Service and Purchasing.
  • Ensure raw materials are ordered to support production schedule.
  • Responsible to keep stock levels (safety stock, stock target and re-order point) on agreed targets and keep stock master data up to date in SAP
  • Manage and coordinate deliveries of imported materials to reduce warehousing costs and maintain high level of delivery performance.
  • Provide support and back-up for other Planners in the Supply Chain Team.
  • Benchmark across DSM and industry to understand best practices.
  • Lead improvement initiates/projects for Supply Chain and Manufacturing.
  • Support LEAN Journey at site and Supply Chain.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in Supply Chain: Planning, Customer Service, Logistics, Purchasing

Essential Skills:

  • Proven track record of progressive responsibility and delivering results
  • APICS or similar certification is a plus
  • SAP or similar ERP experience is a plus
  • Project Management experience
  • LEAN experience is a plus
  • Proficiency in Microsoft tools: Excel, Powerpoint, etc.


Are you as curious, courageous and colorful as we are? If so, we can offer you an exciting career opportunity. We look forward to receiving your application and resume. Become part of our team - apply now!

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