Cummins Inc. Materials Planner/Scheduler - HOURLY in Mineral Point, Wisconsin

Materials Planner/Scheduler - HOURLY


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Cummins develops industry-leading after-treatment technology designed to meet our customers’ needs for performance and reliability, while optimizing fuel economy and cost savings. We are a global leader in designing, manufacturing and integrating exhaust after-treatment solutions to meet the highest emissions standards worldwide. Cummins helps customers meet tomorrow’s emissions standards today with innovative, flexible and integrated technology for light-, medium-, heavy-duty and high-horsepower commercial on- and off-highway markets.

This is an exciting opportunity in Mineral Points, Wisconsin for a Materials Planner/Scheduler.

Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects such as New Product Development, Value Package Introduction and Systems Product Validation.

This Position is responsible for managing the availability of raw material for manufacturing operations while effectively managing annual operating plan and team targets.

§ Plan, order and expedite material via MRP and Oracle Supplier Collaborative Planning.

§ Verify daily receipt verification to schedules ensuring adequate supply of material

§ Determine and maintain planning parameters and inventory levels for designated parts

§ Supply demand forecasts to vendors

§ Initiate and maintain materials agreements with suppliers which include defining order parameters, packaging requirements, part number strategy, line side presentation, and supplier development work

§ Manage new part introductions, engineering changes and revisions

§ Be responsible for the disposition of excess/obsolete inventory and work with other areas in the investigation/disposition process

§ Monitor and communicate with suppliers to achieve excellent on-time delivery

§ Manage material flow through the supply chain to ensure customers are receiving excellent service

§ Provide timely feedback to internal and external customers

§ Perform cycle counting and maintain accuracy of parts

§ Perform invoice price variance reconciliation, if necessary

§ Perform other duties as directed by the supervisor


§ Ability to work well with others

§ Strong computer skills (Microsoft Excel, Word, MRP systems – Oracle 11i, SAP, etc.)

§ Self motivated and aggressive

§ Strong written and oral communication skills

§ Strong analytical skills

§ Ability to handle stressful situations

§ Organized

§ Associates degree or equivalent work experience in inventory planning, materials management, MRP and scheduling

§ APICS certification preferred or willingness to take courses

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Primary Location United States-Wisconsin-Madison-US, WI, Mineral Point, FGD Nelson Plant

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Jul 2, 2018, 9:46:40 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180003UF