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COMPANY:  Raven Aerostar

Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104

STATUS:  Exempt
REQ ID:  24915

For 60 years, Raven has developed, marketed, and produced technical solutions to great challenges. Utilizing our strength in engineering, manufacturing, and technological innovation, Raven today is a leader in precision agriculture, high performance specialty films, and situational awareness markets. Our purpose to Solve Great Challenges is bold and authentic; it keeps us grounded in markets that have meaning, provide profitable growth, and align with our values.

Raven Aerostar is a world leader in lighter-than-air, stratospheric, and situational awareness technology. Committed to rapid innovation of highly technical and groundbreaking technology, we design and manufacture niche products that enhance security and connect the world. We are working on a number of exciting projects — and looking for extraordinary talent to join our team.

The Scheduler will create and maintain manufacturing schedules for the division, to meet customer requirements in an efficient manner.

Essential Functions
• Create schedules to produce customer orders.
• Monitor and schedule for production stock items as required.
• May release orders to production to ensure efficient and timely delivery to customer.
• Maintain manufacturing lead times to meet customer and company needs.
• Coordinate schedule with departments involved in the process to meet scheduled ship dates, production efficiencies, and inventory levels.
• Provide schedule to team members, and work with them on any necessary adjustments.
• Review current inventory levels to ensure each order placed can be adequately filled.
• Act as liaison between sales, production, and shipping to resolve delivery issues.
• Assist with expediting materials and solving issues with material shortages.
• Continuously evaluate a work center’s production capacity to meet schedules and provide visibility.

• Bachelor’s degree in business or technical field.
• Minimum 2 years related experience required; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Strong knowledge of manufacturing requirements and procedures.
• High level of service and organization.
• Ability to be flexible and multitask. Creativity and problem solving skills.
• Strong math skills.
• Proficiency with use of a computer, including Microsoft Office software.
• Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.



EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Nearest Major Market: Sioux Falls

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