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Axalta Coating Systems Master Scheduler in Mount Clemens, Michigan

Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. ("Axalta," or the "Company"), is a leading global manufacturer, marketer and distributor of high-performance coatings systems. With over a 150-year heritage in the coatings industry, Axalta is known for manufacturing high-quality products with well-recognized brands supported by market-leading technology and customer service.

Over the course of the Company's history, Axalta has remained at the forefront of the industry by continually developing innovative coatings technologies designed to enhance the performance and appearance of customers' products, while improving the customer's productivity and profitability. Axalta's diverse global footprint of 50 manufacturing facilities, four technology centers, 47 customer training centers and more than 14,000 team members allows the Company to meet the needs of customers in over 130 countries. Axalta serves its customer base through an extensive sales force and technical support organization, as well as through approximately 4,000 independent, locally-based distributors. The Company's scale and strong local presence are critical to its success, allowing leverage of the technology portfolio and customer relationships globally while meeting customer demands locally.

Axalta operates its business in two operating segments: Performance Coatings and Transportation Coatings, serving four end markets, including: Refinish, Industrial, Light Vehicle and Commercial Vehicle, across the following four regions: North America, EMEA, Latin America and Asia-Pacific.

The Master Scheduler, APC creates and manages a capacity- and material-feasible master schedule (weeks 3-16 and months 5-18) and associated rough-cut capacity plans and a detailed schedule (weeks 1-2) for the Ajax Plant, using the OMP+ Planning System and SAP. These plans drive effective mrp plans and feed the weekly site MPS meeting and the monthly APC Supply Review as part of the monthly Axalta Integrated Business Management process.

  • Validate suggested plan out of OMP+, adjust and check for optimal fixed detail and fixed volume plan

  • Ensure proposed detailed schedule meets daily batch constraints by work center

  • Audit capacity on a weekly basis to discuss constraints within supply chain, operations and execution team meetings

  • Reconcile material availability issues with raw material planning resources

  • Audit, adjust and maintain appropriate batch lot sizing to meet customer service levels and operations optimization

  • Review and update cycle times with operations management

  • Schedule plant maintenance down time in ERP Systems

  • Update and maintain material master data in regard to the new product introduction process

  • Own and maintain MRP1, MRP2, MRP3, and MRP4 material master data in ERP Systems

  • Create the weekly and monthly rough-cut capacity to outline current capacity constraints on work centers

  • Escalate weekly rough-cut capacity issues at weekly mps meeting

  • Escalate monthly rough-cut capacity issues to the monthly AIBM Supply Review

  • Suggest proper resource management per work center based on constraints and capacity analysis in forward looking weeks and monthsMain KPIs

  • Order Fulfillment On-Time & In-Full

  • Fill Rates

  • Master Production Schedule Performance % (Execution to plan)

  • Asset Utilization %

  • Inventory (M$)

  • Inventory Days Supply (IDS)

  • SO & SL (Stock low & Stock outs)

  • Bachelors degree desired. Educational discipline in Finance, Business Administration, Supply Chain or related field.

  • Minimum 5 years scheduling/planning experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Experience with planning systems such as OMP, APO, SAP IBP, Kinaxis, etc

  • Learns new systems readily and quickly

  • Demonstrated ability to identify process improvement opportunities and take action to deliver improvement in cost, supply and/or elimination of NVA work

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate across functional areas including manufacturing, SC, procurement, customer service to achieve shared goals

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively facilitate cross-functional teams during supply issues and find solutions

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong problem-solving skills.

  • Ability manage complexity and resolve conflicts that arise from balancing multiple priorities

  • Bias for action.

  • Business acumen.

  • Integrity.

“Please note that Axalta Coating Systems will not accept any candidate profiles sent unrequested and unsolicited by recruiting agencies. Axalta Coating Systems collaborates with preferred providers based on framework agreements and will not pay any fees to recruiting agencies without an agreement. Should Axalta Coating Systems receive a candidate profile form a recruiting agency with which there is no framework agreement, and should the respective candidate be considered or hire, this will not entitle the recruiting agency to claim payment or fees.”

Requisition ID: 2020-4834

External Company URL: www.axalta.com