Cummins Inc. Planner/Scheduler - Hourly in Neillsville, Wisconsin

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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Our Components Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Neillsville, WI fora Planner/Scheduler.Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

Position Responsibilities

  • Support and partner with shop operations to meet the needs of the customer by the development of daily shop floor schedule while driving continuous improvement and meet the schedule attainment goals.

  • Review customer requirements, plan and track orders from sales to shipping. Maintain work orders, WIP, and finished goods to ensure to meet the On Time Delivery goals of the manufacturing plant.

  • Determine causes for delivery/schedule attainment misses and provide timely feedback and action plans.

  • Communicate production plan to Management, Sales, Operations, and Buyers or other internal functions. Communicate whenever there is raw material and resource issues. Aid in resolving such issues to meet the production schedule in a timely manner.

  • Ensure there is sufficient on hand raw materials, and resources to meet the production schedule by running shortage reports daily and working through Exception messages within Oracle.

  • Advises management of anticipated problems, material shortages, engineering changes and/or equipment failures or major non-conformance of product that might affect the production schedule.

  • Manage the Master Production Plan in Oracle to keep production load balanced with planned capacity.

  • Manage inventory (work in process/finished goods) through support of Product Change Control management (release of new products / changes to existing ones) in a timely fashion.

  • Continue developing skills and job awareness training through Accenture Supply Chain Academy curriculum.

  • Work in a team-based environment

  • Treat employees with dignity and respect

  • Maintain a mature, problem-solving attitude while dealing with interpersonal conflict and time demands

  • Follow plant safety requirements

  • Maintain a clean and organized work area

  • Follow departmental TQS procedures

  • Be a support resource for other departments

  • Perform additional tasks as assigned by management


Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent, 2-year Associates Degree preferred, previous scheduling experience preferred.

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Good computer skills, including knowledge of Oracle system, Microsoft Office Suite, SOMS, EASE, IQR, PDM and Discoverer.

  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs

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-Eau Claire-US, WI, Neillsville, FGD Nelson East Plant

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Sep 13, 2018, 7:51:26 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180006AY