Textron Production Scheduler- Fabrication in Augusta, Georgia

Production Scheduler- Fabrication


About Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc.

Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of golf cars, utility and personal transportation vehicles, snowmobiles, side-by-sides, all-terrain vehicles, professional turf-care equipment, and ground support equipment. Textron Specialized Vehicles markets products under the E-Z-GO®, Cushman®, Arctic Cat®, Textron Off RoadTM, Jacobsen®, Dixie Chopper®, Ransomes®, TUGTM, DouglasTM, PremierTM and SafeaeroTM brands. Its vehicles are found in environments ranging from golf courses to factories, airports to planned communities, and theme parks to hunting preserves.



TheProduction Scheduler position is a dynamic role that encompasses responsibilityfor the planning of material requirements, managing deliveries, managinginventory, communicating orders with the fabrication shops and assembly. Thisposition will work very closely with the supply base and the shop floor toidentify opportunities for productivity improvements, avoid downtime, avoidcost increases, and reduce lead-times. Also plays an integral role in ensuringtotal customer satisfaction in a continuous improvement environment.


  • Establish andcoordinate assembly schedules in a factory environment to ensure the mostefficient flow of materials, parts and assemblies between or within departments

  • Attend dailymeetings to prioritize and plan production activities to maintain on-timedelivery - monitor execution of production orders and adjust schedules to meetthe deadlines

  • Work crossfunctionally as part of the Production Control team to address equipmentdowntime, material shortages and other factory problems

  • Enhance the usageof company’s SAP system for accurate scheduling and to drive improvements inassembly (minimize downtime, reduce inefficiencies, reduce excess inventory,etc.)

  • Maintain SAPsettings based on changing line rates/seasonality/demand

  • Develop, maintainand analyze production control reports to drive improvements in assembly

  • Drive complicatedsystem related issues to resolution

  • Workcross-functionally as part of the Production Control team on manufacturingprocess reviews and new products - review / process CN’s through Team Center

  • Complete and communicate engineering change notices, specialmanufacturing request, and order change notices

  • Coordinate process for parts that have further outside procurementprocess

  • Analyzes raw material demand for purchase and on-time delivery inan MRP environment

  • Places purchase orders and expeditesmaterials to meet weekly production plans

  • Monitors supply base performance asrelated to delivery and quality, and works with the supply base to resolveissues

  • Implements and documents plans for allpart number changes or usage changes

  • Manages inventory levels to avoidexcessive inventory, inventory shortages, and/or inventory inaccuracies withindefined guidelines

  • Keepup-to-date on both actual and potential supply problems and/or delivery issues;provide timely communications and analysis to management

  • Developand promote better ways of analyzing and communicating service to internal customers



  • Solidcomputer skills including experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, andPowerPoint).

  • Highenergy multi-tasker, deal with ambiguity.

  • Effectiveverbal and written communication skills.

  • Excellentanalytical, problem solving, and interpersonal skills.

  • Strongattention to detail.

  • Statisticalreporting skills.

  • Abilityto understand and support a manufacturing schedule.

  • Superiornegotiation skills.

  • Goodproject management skills.

  • Leanmanufacturing experience preferred.

  • Teamplayer who is willing to take on a variety of responsibilities to supportoperations.

  • Flexibilityin a constantly changing environment.

  • Demonstratestrong customer focus and drive for results.


Bachelor’s Degree in business or related workexperience required.





Additional Information:

Direct Reports: None

Travel Requirements: None

Relocation Benefits: No

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Georgia-Augusta

Recruiting Company Textron Specialized Vehicles

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 266438