American Society of Employers (ASE) Benchmark Job Description- ASE# 21.10- Master Scheduler
Third of three levels of production scheduling with responsibility for the technical aspects of overall coordination of materials, Client and machine schedules for a production operation. The job typically requires a bachelor's degree and 5+ years of experience. or equivalent Duties include merging subordinate schedulers, often prepared by others, into an overall plan that prioritizes operations based on customer need and operations efficiencies Requires an understanding of client and production priorities and coordination with account managers and/or production supervisors. Develops the master schedule, using information gathered from multiple sources, to drive daily and weekly materials and production schedules of the facility. Works under management guidance and has total project responsibility for the lamer or more comolex oroiects reauirina advanced analvsis. Provides traininQ and direction to less experienced staff.