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Master Planner/Scheduler

Rolls-Royce Solutions America

Location: Mankato, Minnesota
Type: Full-Time, Permanent, Non-Remote
Posted on: February 7, 2024
Master Planner/Scheduler
Job Functions
At Rolls-Royce, we see sustainability in the field of drive and energy solutions as both the biggest challenge and biggest opportunity of our time. That’s why we have set targets to reach Net Zero by 2050. In our Power Systems division, we have set an even more aggressive target to reduce our CO2 emissions by 35% by 2030 (from 2019 levels). It is within Power Systems that we provide world-class power solutions and complete life-cycle support under our product and solutions brand, mtu.
Innovation takes curiosity, and that is the force that drives us. We promote a corporate culture of respect, trust and curiosity. These are the things that give rise to passion to move things forward and improve them for the future. Our goal is to create an engaging environment where all employees can fully develop themselves and their potential.
Job Summary
This position is responsible leading the development of the supply chain bases and associated buyers ensuring delivery of materials as defined by the production schedule. Assists Sr. Manager Logistics to plan changes for assigned area and helps resolve issues when appropriate.
Job Functions (Essential)
• Responsible for leading and supporting material planning team supplier development initiatives.
• Responsible for strategic daily/weekly production planning to effectively schedule and manage change in the production schedule.
• Responsible for ordering and scheduling part delivery in alignment with production schedule, informing scheduling and management of delivery issues. Prepares Purchase Orders and maintains Schedule Agreement delivery schedules to obtain materials.
• Conducts strategic extensive follow-up activity to verify material shipment and receipt align and informs of pending issues.
• Leads and provides training to personnel in Logistics areas as needed.
• Supervise the coordination and implementation of Engineering Change Notices
• Lead the tracking, investigation, and resolution of supplier on-time deliveries.
• Responsible for following ERP procedures and the company’s quality system.
• Develop and lead supplier development program.
• Lead the focus of suppliers who are not performing and support Material Planners with their challenging suppliers.
• Involvement/introduction/transition of new suppliers with Strategic Purchasing and troubleshooting of part/supplier issues during the process.
• Support expediting of HOT parts, process and daily prep.
• Promotes a compliance culture in area of responsibility, and live the letter and the spirit of the Rolls-Royce Code of Conduct
• Performs special projects as required
Posting Title
Master Planner/Scheduler
MTU Onsite Energy (Mankato, MN)
Functional Area
Logistics and Materials Management
Employment Type
OED - Exempt
Qualifications (Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)
• Bachelor's degree in Materials Management/Supply Chain Management and 5 years of supplier, materials management or planning/scheduling experience; or 9 years of supplier, materials management or planning/scheduling experience
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Excellent understanding of computer applications and/or controlled systems.
• Excellent level of analytical and problem solving ability.
• Excellent level of interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with others.
• Excellent understanding of modern inventory management principles
• Must be available to work all shifts and/or flexible hours
• Proficient with PC and MS Office Suite
• Familiar with plant operations/equipment and engine related components
• Familiar with low volume supplier challenges
• Knowledge of job-related product information
• SAP knowledge preferred
Work Environment
Work Conditions:
• Normal office work environment
Computer, Copier, Phone, Fax
Rolls-Royce Solutions America is a Military Friendly Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.
Job Type
Work Schedule
Full Time
Machinery Manufacturing
Management and Manufacturing