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Job code: lhw-e0-90148333

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  Job posted:   Fri May 25, 2018
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Project Planner/Scheduler

Wabtec Passenger Transit designs and manufactures a vast array of pneumatic, electronic and mechanical devices such as braking equipment, controllers, current collectors and couplers for the transit industry worldwide. Wabtec provides brake subsystems and related products for locomotives, freight cars and passenger transit vehicles; electronic train-control equipment; new switcher and commuter locomotives; coupling, door control and air conditioning systems for transit vehicles; and heat-exchange equipment for rail, marine, power generation, off-highway and industrial applications.


General Responsibilities

Improve productivity and quality through effective planning and scheduling to include people, parts and materials, and equipment access. Responsibilities also include record and file maintenance essential for meaningful analysis, to include root cause failure determination, trending analysis and reporting of related activities.

Specific duties (including but not limited to)

+ Generate schedule from MRO reports.

+ Generate shortage list from the Open Kitting Allocation and Scheduling Report. Update the shortage list daily.

+ Release work orders for assembly requirements in MRP and schedule kits to be picked as required.

+ Update job packets prior to jobs being released to the assembly floor.

+ Expedite parts from receiving, purchasing, and machine shop.

+ Process shipping paperwork when jobs have been completed in assembly.

+ Forecast shipments for the month ($'s and Lines)

+ Schedule rework and repair of customer warranty items and process shipping paperwork when they are complete.

+ Give direction to assembly groups. Assign assemblies to be built for the month to assembly techs and determine work schedule to complete build schedule for the month.

+ Review ECRNs and updates and process paperwork as required for current work orders.

+ Provide updated costs and lead times for marketing requests.

+ Work closely with Project Core Teams and validate data through department management (supply chain/procurement/engineering).



+ Experience in manufacturing routing, materials, MRP, and master scheduling.

+ Proficient in Oracle, and Microsoft Office Products.

+ Knowledge of Wabtec products and systems in order to be able to contribute immediately with minimum training.

+ Strong planning, organization and follow-up skills.

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

+ Strong problem recognition and resolution abilities.

+ Strong interpersonal skills.

+ Must be able to sue MS Project as primary tool and Primavera P3/P6 as secondary.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. Wabtec takes affirmative action in support of its policy to and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. VEVRAA Federal Contractor


Functional AreaAdministrative/Clerical

Business UnitRegular Full-Time

TypeWabtec Passenger Transit

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