Master Scheduler

Supply Chain


United States, Michigan, Canton, Michigan

Remote Position: 


December 20th, 2022



Job Summary: The Master Scheduler is vital part of the production team and is responsible for managing inventory levels, communicating updates to the customer, managing engineering changes, and ensuring we are meeting production targets. The position reports to the Materials Manager and is located at our Van Buren, Michigan manufacturing site, which is part of our Automotive Structures & Industry business unit.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Develop Production Schedule for the manufacturing and assembly areas and enter JOBS
  • Ensure Production is meeting Production Targets
  • Attend the 8am daily Flash meeting and report out all material shortages inbound and outbound
  • Manage inventory levels at the PPG offsite location (Ford Only)
  • Manage onsite employees at the PPG offsite location (Ford Only)
  • Communicate and resolve customer deliveries
  • Update the customer portal as required (Ford, FCA, GM, BMW)
  • Manage customer delivery ratings
  • Work with Planners to ensure no shortages on inbound material
  • Manage and communicate Engineering Changes
  • Analyze inbound customer releases to identify mix fluctuations and volume changes
  • Setup S&OP meetings with management team to review customer volumes
  • Lead the monthly S&OP meetings
  • Update and review Netting File daily and identify constraints
  • Lead the weekly Capacity (Netting) Meeting
  • Review and update the Flowboard daily
  • Review customer forecast weekly and communicate to Finance for the weekly forecast
  • Review customer EDI for accuracy and errors to support accurate supplier releases
  • Analyze capacity constraints
  • Communicate issues and concerns to the customer
  • Notify customer of any potential interruptions
  • Meet with customer weekly relative to supply status and recovery plans
  • Perform Item Parameter Reviews annually on all customer end items and WIP assemblies
  • Attend Program Management meetings weekly and communicate changes to the plant team
  • Attend ECR Meetings and communicate to the plant team
  • Manage and lead customer balance out at the end of a program model year
  • Submit obsolescence claims to the customer
  • Reports directly to the Materials Manager and acts as a backup when the Materials Manager is out of the office



  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of three (3) years of materials scheduling experience in a tier 1 automotive facility
  • Detailed oriented
  • Excellent problem resolution skills
  • Proficient with Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Proficient with MRP systems


About Constellium Van Buren:

Constellium Van Buren is a state-of-the-art production facility which produces customized aluminum automotive structures and crash management systems for our OEM customers, and features advanced development and prototyping capabilities. Located at the heart of the automotive industry in metro Detroit, the plant works closely with our OEM customers and suppliers to ensure our products meet precise performance specifications.


Benefits are the cherry on top of any job and what Constellium has to offer is definitely a treat! Day 1, employees automatically receive an 3% contribution to their 401k. On top of that, if the employee choses to contribute to their 401k, Constellium matches 100% of the first 6%. That money adds up fast! Constellium also offers a hybrid work arrangement, where employees at times are able to work remotely from home! If you miss office parties and socializing with coworkers, Constellium has their own Constellium Cares Committee at each site where they plan activities for employee engagement and community outreach. These are great opportunities to connect with others and do good for our communities! Like free stuff? Employees are given an annual allowance to buy company swag and have the option to submit fitness reimbursements for gym memberships, new workout equipment and more! Are kids in your future? Constellium offers 16 weeks 100% paid maternity leave and 4 weeks 100% paid paternity leave. Constellium will also help cover child care expenses for your children. Also, beginning in 2023 Constellium will be offering a Student Loan Repayment Program, where the Company will pay up to $3,000 per year to help employees tackle student debt. All in all, Constellium is a great place to work, period.

Constellium is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.