PRODUCTION PLANNER/SCHEDULER

AFP Corporate Office

Collaborate with some of the best people in the food manufacturing industry!

As a subsidiary of Savencia Fromage and Dairy, a $5 billion global cheese & dairy group headquartered in Paris, France, AFP advanced food products llc, is the world’s foremost manufacturer of aseptically packed sauces, spreads, dips and puddings. We provide delicious products to global markets. Our three manufacturing facilities, strategically positioned within the United States, provide optimum accessibility to the full line of AFP product offerings.

Our New Holland, Pennsylvania facility is in search of a self-motivated creative person to fill the position of Production Planner/Scheduler. This position will be responsible for coordinating finite weekly production schedules to satisfy the demand plan within the plant.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Responsible for the finite planning of plant production schedule
• Issue production schedules to the Operations Team that meet customer demand, while maximizing the efficiencies of the plant
• Issue Stock Transport Orders to ensure proper inventory levels between plants.
• Work with the R&D team and plant operations to schedule necessary plant trials.
• Recognize and seek solutions from Master Scheduler and Demand Planning Manager when plant capacity cannot meet demand
• Maintain system integrity for Finished Goods
• Monitor daily schedule attainment and adjust schedules as needed, communicating service issues with the commercial team
• Participate in daily production meeting
• Daily review of SAP exception messaging, updating and reviewing scheduling needs

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
• 3 -5 years of supply chain experience in a high-speed manufacturing for consumer-packaged goods, preferably food manufacturing
• BS in Supply Chain or equivalent experience
• Experience in SAP Inventory, MRP, and Demand Planning a plus
• Excel experience required
• APICS CPIM certification/ training preferred

AFP offers an attractive compensation and benefit package, including immediate enrollment in the benefits program including medical, dental, vision and 401K on the first day of employment.

To apply, please visit our website at www.afpllc.com. Click on Careers, then AFP Corporate Office and select Production Scheduler.

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docs, txt, rtf.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.