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DATE ADDED: Thu 20/09/2018

Materials And Scheduling Supervisor

Akron, USA


Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Designs master production schedule for Akron Plant and Co-pack facilities establishing sequence and lead time for each operation to meet shipping dates according to sales forecasts or customer orders.

Responsible for all material purchasing based on a min/max methodology.

Utilize all resources to reduce plant costs through purchasing & material consumption reduction.

Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates - Providing information pertinent to materials & scheduling.

Making Decisions and Solving Problems - Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.

Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings - Monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the equipment, to detect or assess problems.

Analyzing Data or Information - Identifying the underlying principles, reasons, or facts of information by breaking down information or data into separate parts.

Thinking Creatively - Developing, designing, or creating new applications, ideas, systems, or methods.

Updating and Using Relevant Knowledge - Keeping up-to-date technically and applying new knowledge to your job.

Monitoring and Controlling Resources - Monitoring and controlling resources and overseeing the spending of money.

Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards - Using relevant information and individual judgment to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or standards.

Training and Teaching Others - Identifying the educational needs of others, developing standard operating procedures or training programs or classes, and teaching or instructing others.

Performing Administrative Activities - Performing day-to-day administrative tasks such as maintaining information files and processing paperwork.

Developing Objectives and Strategies - Establishing long-range objectives and specifying the strategies and actions to achieve them.

Coaching and Developing Others - Identifying the developmental needs of others and coaching, mentoring, or otherwise helping others to improve their knowledge or skills.

Oversee requisition and maintain inventories of materials or supplies necessary to meet production demands.

Confer with all departments or other personnel to assess progress and discuss needed changes.

Examine documents, materials, or products and monitor work processes to assess

completeness, accuracy, and conformance to standards and specifications.

Compile information, such as production rates and progress, materials inventories, materials used, or customer information, so that status reports can be completed.

Revise production schedules when required due to design changes, labor or material shortages, backlogs, or other interruptions, collaborating with management, marketing, sales, production, or engineering.

Calculate figures, such as required amounts of labor or materials, manufacturing costs, or wages, using pricing schedules, adding machines, calculators, or computers.

Provide documentation and information to account for delays, difficulties, or changes to cost estimates.

Plan production commitments or timetables for business units, specific programs, or jobs, using sales forecasts.


Company Description
Country Pure Foods is the nation’s premier juice company, formed by joining four outstanding companies: Natural Country Farms of Ellington, Connecticut; Ohio Pure Foods of Akron, Ohio; Ardmore Farms of DeLand, Florida; and Cal-Tex Citrus Juice of Houston, Texas. Most recently, Country Pure Foods became a wholly owned subsidiary of Silver Springs Citrus, Inc., a joint venture owned by Sapporo International and Toyota Tsusho America. Combined, the company has over 300 years of experience providing fresh juice, packaging and distribution solutions to the food service, retail and contract packaging industries.

Role: Materials and Scheduling Supervisor
Job Type:
Location: Akron,

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