Master Planner/Scheduler in San Jose, CA at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 2/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    San Jose, CA
  • Job Type:
    Materials
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/13/2018

Job Description


Job Title
Master Planner/Scheduler

Job ID(Requisition ID):
3245

Job Summary
Benchmark is a world-leading, top-10 EMS provider of integrated electronic manufacturing services with total revenues exceeding $2.5B and with employees in 7 countries on 3 continents offering everything from product development to regional PCB build – including system level assembly in the United States, Mexico, South America, Europe and Asia. We provide service to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of computers and related products for business enterprises, medical devices, industrial control equipment (which includes equipment for the aerospace and defense industry), testing and instrumentation products, and telecommunication equipment, including Benchmark offers customers comprehensive and integrated design and manufacturing services from initial product design to volume production including direct order fulfillment and post-deployment services.


Essential Functions and Competencies


• Develop plans and schedules of Manufacturing activities on major programs or product lines from engineering release through to delivery of completed prime equipment and spares
• Analyze memorandums, SSOs, work orders and other authorizing documents to establish scope of task being requested of manufacturing
• Develop schedules in accordance with operational schedules, manpower capabilities and physical resources of Manufacturing Engineering, Production Test and Support, Assembly, Test Engineering and Material Services
• Coordinate scheduling activities with Engineering, Quality Assurance, Inspection and Procurement to ensure on schedule drawing release, material receipt and inspection
• Responsible for the preparation and presentation of charts, graphs and written reports outlining current status against schedules; Analyze deviations from schedules as to their nature, the reasons for schedule variance, their cost implications, the impact on the immediate tasks, the impact on the total program and the corrective action to be taken; Coordinate and analyze various support documents (computer printouts, prints, published material lead times, bills of material, etc.) to establish end item schedules and release, build and test schedules for all levels of product
• Generate appropriate documents to assure plan is properly inputted into the MRP system; Edit and correct inputs as required
• Prepare and present program plans to manufacturing and program office management
• Attend production meetings
• Assist in decision making process affecting manufacturing plans and schedules
• Review, approve or concur with, and report schedule changes per submitted material and capacity analysis by customer team
• Perform capacity requirements planning: o Analyze, develop and recommend capacity plans to meet demand requirements o Identify, develop and recommend capacity constraint solution or plans
• All employees are responsible for the Quality of their work to ensure BEI meets, or exceeds Customer Satisfaction.
Qualifications / Education / Experience
Applies and monitors a planning and scheduling system in accordance with Program Management requests and approved Inventory Management techniques. Develops manufacturing plans and schedules for programs or products, to be produced by Manufacturing, and reflects progress against schedules through written and graphic reports.

• 7+ years of experience in planning and scheduling in more complex accounts
• Ability to provide leadership and mentorship to others in the planning activity

• 4 year degree
Job Category
Materials
Job Location
San Jose, CA, USA

Schedule
Day
Pay Type
Salary
Travel Requirement
No
Job Type
Full-Time

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