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Schmiede Corporation
P.O. Box 1630
1865 Riley Creek Rd
Tullahoma, TN 37388

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Schmiede Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Anyone offered a conditional offer of employment must complete a Schmiede job application and submit to the Human Resource Department.


PRODUCTION SCHEDULER / EXPEDITOR                                                                                  

Position Summary: Monitors production of parts across all departments to ensure timely delivery.


Essential Functions

  • Coordinates with Production/Engineering Scheduler to generate overall and part specific production schedules.
  • Works with department supervisors and to ensure schedule is followed throughout production life cycle.
  • Coordinates each work sequence and operation to obtain an efficient workflow for fabrication, assembly, installation and other manufacturing processes.
  • Compiles and maintains status information to expedite movement of material and parts between production areas according to predetermined productions schedules and order priorities.
  • Responsible for evaluating the progress of projects and prepare regular updates.
  • Identifies potential and actual schedule slip and coordinates with all department supervisors, management and production scheduler to offer recovery plans.
  • Implements recovery plans in conjunction with department supervisors and expedites these projects to minimize schedule slip.
  • Coordinate and expedite the flow of work and materials within or between departments according to production schedule.
  • Evaluates and recommends additional or alternate methods or equipment to meet requirements of order.
  • Identifies and offers methods to gain efficiency on repeat orders based on prior production knowledge.
  • Responsible for making sure data is entered correctly into the computer system.
  • Communicates all available information to the Production Scheduler and Production Control Coordinator.
  • Complies with established policies, safety standards and quality procedures to ensure internal and external customer satisfaction.


Minimum Requirements

Training and Experience:

  • College Degree with at least 4 years of trade school, vocational education, work experience, or apprenticeship.
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Proficient reading and understanding part prints, geometric, dimensions and tolerances
  • Detail oriented
  • High organizational skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Aerospace experience preferred

Physical Demands:  The employee is required to:

  • stand, walk, push, pull, reach overhead and bend to the floor, and long periods of sitting
  • exert up to 30 pounds of force occasionally, and/or
  • lift up to 30 pounds occasionally

Working Conditions: Normal office environment; however, employee is subject to an industrial worksite and machinery associated with such an environment.