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ROUSH Production Schedule Coordinator – Machine Shop in Livonia, Michigan

At Roush, we fuse technology and engineering to provide product development solutions to customers in a diverse range of industries. Widely recognized for providing engineering, testing, prototype, and manufacturing services to the transportation industry, Roush also provides significant support to the aerospace, defense and theme park industries. With over 4,000 employees in facilities throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and South America, our unique combination of creativity and tenacity activates big ideas on a global stage. We want motivated, ambitious people who put the needs of our customers first, bring creativity to their work and will do whatever it takes to achieve success. If you share our passion for providing innovative solutions to complex challenges, we want you on our team.

Roush is seeking a multi-skilled individual to join the Manufacturing Team as a Production Schedule Coordinator. After approximately a year of continuous improvement activity, we are looking for a dynamic individual with a mix of data driven analytical skills and a drive to perform hands-on floor investigations. This new position has been created to analyze the current and forecasted workload, collaborate with Operations, and develop the best production schedule to be followed. Along with developing the schedule, she/he will also follow up the actual status of manufacturing on the floor to determine if any adjustments may be needed to the schedule to keep it as accurate as possible on a daily basis.


  • Determine daily, weekly, and monthly production activities based on received and potential work, with input from the OPs Manager, Processing, PMs, and Estimating groups.

  • Monitor and consistently update production schedule based on current machining cycle times and expected completion dates

  • Adjust capacity based on plant personnel, equipment capabilities, and available inventory

  • Balance and report out the schedule based on the above factors

  • Provide daily production reports to the OPs manager (EOS or BOS)

  • Daily ?at risk? reports to the production team for any potential late jobs

  • Expected vs actual production reports


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Must have 3 years of recent work experience in a production environment

  • Strong math skills and the ability to make precise calculations

  • Excellent organizational and planning skills

  • Must be a team player

  • Strong communication skills are needed for interaction with multiple disciplines within the department from operators on the floor to upper management

  • Strong written skills needed for documenting and reporting status daily

  • Comfortable working and launching software solutions in manufacturing production and ERP environment

  • Problem solving skills are a must

  • Willing and able to spend approximately ½ their time on the floor

  • Daily travel between two local plants will be necessary

To apply, please visit the Roush careers page by clicking on this link: https://roush.applytojob.com

Our Full-Time benefits include: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, earned sick time, STD, LTD, 401K, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation, and paid holidays.

Visit our website: www.roush.com

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Roush is an EO employer ? Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories

If you need a reasonable accommodation for our employment application process due to disability, please contact Roush Talent Acquisition at 734-779-7087.