This is a mid-level position responsible for organizing loads for production and dispatch, working closely with production supervisors to make sure the loads are on appropriate mixers to maximize efficiency.
Schedule and coordinate flow of work within Barn to expedite production.
Review master production schedule (Grossman) and orders, Establish priorities for specific orders.
Revise schedule as needed according to input from Supervisors and Dispatchers, established Priorities, and mixer availability.
Prepare next day job-to- mixer assignments according to shipping schedule.
When needed use Grossman to complete jobs for Dispatch and Weighmasters, (i.e. pelleted or jobs not automatically turned green when completed.)
Transfer jobs between mixers when needed to expedite production and make shipping times.
Reschedule or remove from manufacturing any job at the request of Dispatch.
Provide information on specific jobs when information is requested by Dispatch or Supervisors (i.e. location in production schedule).
Improve communication throughout department and provide access to job information quickly and easily.
Print and distribute Hand add paperwork to employees.
Track and review deviations in formula with Mixer operators.
Maintain office Printers, paper and ink.
Answer phones and any other duties as assigned by Supervisor.
A high school diploma or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Three to five (3-5) years related experience in a process manufacturing environment; increasing levels of responsibility preferred.