Houston, TX 77055

Posted: 11/02/2018 Employment Type: Temp To Hire Industry: Clerical Job Number: 45798 Pay Rate: $25.00


Temp-to-Hire Planner/Scheduler for NW Houston needed paying $25/hr!

The Planner/Scheduler is responsible for prioritizing the Scheduling & Planning organization. This role is accountable to ensure that the overall operational master schedule, order delivery plan and tactical action plans to meet customer delivery schedules and financial targets is developed, communicated and met. Fast paced, customer focused, evolved job shop environment, in a leadership capacity to coordinate actions / needs of the operations, engineering, programming and sales teams.


  • Optimize order starts to meet on time delivery objectives
  • Eliminate cross function communication breakdowns
  • Provide accurate and timely order status information to meet customer needs
  • Assist with schedule development and implementation on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
  • Define and communicate cross functional action plans to meet production and delivery commitments
  • Provide direction to the Scheduling & Planning Organization to ensure the core responsibilities of the department are met
  • Material management to align with work order release.
  • Oversee documentation preparation work order printing and router review.
  • Schedule job starts and providing daily queue list updates to Operations.
  • Managing schedule for changes due to rework, replacement or expedite requests.
  • Releasing work-orders to Operations
  • Outside Service Planning (OSP) / Management
  • Coordination with Engineering and Programming to set priority schedule to meet on time order start requirements.
  • Production status management participates in daily production meetings and provides order level status review in support of weekly targets.
  • Customer order status management provide details to support customer open order status reporting to weekly schedule.
  • Future look/forecast provide 6 week rolling analysis of open backlog to enable management to understand demand requirements.
  • Capacity management and staffing recommendations provide information to operations management to identify potential conflict in meeting order commitment dates.
  • Inventory management and cycle count accuracy provide needed plant level support to operations accounting to maintain accurate valuation.


  • Minimum 5 yrs. experience as a Planner/Scheduler in a Manufacturing environment
  • 2 years JDE experience a plus
  • Minimum of five years experience in a manufacturing Master Scheduling and Production role is required
  • Above average understanding of the state of the art manufacturing processes is needed
  • Advanced performance levels in the use of Microsoft Office tools: Excel; Word; Power Point; Visio, MS Project and Outlook
  • Highly developed interpersonal communication skills and a desire to lead and work with others
  •  Knowledge of master scheduling and production planning process
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills Must be a highly motivated self-starter and have a penchant for achievement of personal goals and those of the company
  • A highly developed personal work ethic and dependability are required. Direct contact with customer representatives may be required
  • Ability to lead a team to meet a common objective
  • Ability to create a comprehensive plan and effectively communicate plan requirements to cross functional organization
Ready to Apply? We kindly ask you to please make sure you have fully read the above requirements as determined by our client company. If you already applied with TPI Staffing, please send me an updated resume and reference the Job ID. If you are not already registered, please apply by clicking the "Apply Online" button. You only need to apply once to be considered for all of our job openings or call me for more details.

Samantha Shultis

Hi, I'm Samantha! We have offices throughout Texas, I am located at our Cypress Branch 21840 Northwest Freeway Suite E Cypress, TX 77429 open M-F 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM. Walk-Ins are welcome.

I recruit for all Texas regions, if the position is outside of the greater Houston area please email me your resume after applying online. 

Text Me at: 888-240-6456 with Your Name and Job # after you have applied.

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