AMETEK, Inc. Manager Planning & Master Scheduling in San Diego, California

Manager Planning & Master Scheduling

  • Job ID:10629

  • Functional Area:Operations

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Experience Required:5 - 7 Years

  • Hours of Work:

  • Shift:

  • Location:US - California - San Diego

  • Division:AHV - Power Systems & Instruments

  • Education Required:Bachelors Degree

  • Relocation Provided:

  • Travel Percentage:0.00

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Position Description:

This position will be responsible for managing the production planners, while filling the role of individual contributor in the creation, maintenance and validity of the master material planning process to achieve on-time delivery and inventory goals. Core team member responsible for achieving revenue objectives, on-time delivery, and inventory turns targets.


• Oversee all aspects of customer order fulfilment including order acknowledgement, material alignment, coordination product assembly & test schedules, and back-end issues.

• Facilitate the S&OP process

• Formulate and maintain planning BOM’s required to convert SKU level plan to the component level

• Formulate and maintain safety stock levels required to convert SKU level plan to the component level

• Oversee, validate, and provide guidance on material forecast planning (in MRP)

• Work closely with purchasing to meet business unit objectives

• Track actual bookings and sales to forecast (by product line) and prompt ad hoc S&OP decisions when variances exist

• Responsible for drafting and communicating revenue forecast, including high level considerations regarding purchased component lead times and manufacturing capacity

• High level inventory analysis related to product line level performance

• Manage end-of-life activities related to inventory management

• Lead cross functional team to manage excess and obsolete material

• Create and maintain key KPI’s related to material availability and inventory levels

• Initiate schedule risk mitigation meetings with key stakeholders

• Perform other duties as assigned or required

Position Requirements:


• Bachelor’s degree in Operations Management /Supply Chain Management or similar field of study

• APICS, CPSM, or CPM certification a plus

• Minimum 5 years of progressive experience in supply chain management in a low volume / wide mix highly technical electronics manufacturing environment

• Advanced working knowledge of Master Scheduling principles and application in both a make-to-order and make-to-stock environment

• Advanced knowledge of material requirements planning with MRP systems

• Mastery of the theory of two-bin replenishment models, and re-order point models

• Advanced knowledge of working with sales, booking and backlog data interpretation and application

• Strong analytical skills

• Ability to work both independently and lead in a team environment is essential as is the ability to work extended hours as required

• Excellent communication skills and the ability to interact effectively

• Detail-oriented, well organized, self motivated with the ability to multi-task

• Microsoft Office – Excel, Word, PowerPoint

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