Master Scheduler

United States of America
North Hollywood
Program Management
Full Time
February 1 2021



With more than 120 operations and about 20,000 employees worldwide, Precision Castparts Corp. is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, forged components, aerostructures and highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace applications. In addition, we are the leading producer of airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market. We also manufacture extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications; commercial and military airframe aerostructures; and metal alloys and other materials for the casting and forging industries. With such critical applications, we insist on quality and dependability – not just in the materials and products we make, but in the people we recruit.

Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over 10 billion dollar company employs more than 20,000 people worldwide.  PCC has over 120 plants and has a presence in twenty-six states in the US and in over a dozen countries. PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers and shareholders while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.

Effective early February 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffett, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.

Avibank Manufacturing, Inc., a PCC Company, apart of the Engineered Products Group, is among the world's leading manufacturers specializing in the design and production of sophisticated fasteners and multi-component fastening systems and devices, solving difficult engineering and critical performance problems.

We have integrated teams working together to respond to customers needs from conception to development to product integration. Avibank is dedicated to continuous process improvement within and outside the PCC Corporation. Avibank and the PCC organization build customer alliances upon the highest ethical standards.

Avibank is a major supplier to commercial airlines with Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) from the FAA. We supply products used in a variety of applications in a diverse range of industries including aircraft, aerospace, automotive, marine, communications, railway, computers, medical equipment, and many others.

11500 Sherman Way, North Hollywood, CA 91605

Summary: Under supervision uses independent judgement to compile and record production data, to prepare records and reports on volume of production, and to review, prepare, and release production orders to manufacturing within an established schedule performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Compiles and records production data from such documents as customer orders, work orders, product specifications, and individual worker production sheets.
  • Calculates factors such as types and quantities of items produced, materials used, amount of scrap, and frequency of defects. Checks and verifies results against standard production rates.
  • Writes production reports based on data compiled, tabulated, and computed.
  • Plans and follows schedules of workflow and operations according to previously established manufacturing sequences and lead times.
  • Clearing difficulties that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions.
  • Initiates component and assembly orders.
  • Creates re-work orders as needed.
  • Reviews material inventory records and prepares requisitions for procurement of materials and supplies base upon production schedules established by others.
  • Charts production, based on statistics compiled, for reference by production and management personnel.
  • Sorts and distributes work orders or material to workers and/or production supervisors.
  • Provides current status and projected completion dates to interested parties
  • Directly handles and responds MRP/ERP system production control messages
  • Manages inventory levels for critical production operations
  • Validates internal and external operation lead times against current standards
  • Ensures purchased goods are ordered on time to support customer demand

Education Requirements:                                                      

Two-year degree from college or technical school, 2+ years of experience in production planning or related field, 2-4 years of related experience in manufacturing

Qualifications and Experience Requirements

  • Additional experience in manufacturing or engineering
  • MS Project experience
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Strong influencing skills within a matrix organization
  • Knowledge of ERP/MRP systems
  • Six Sigma training preferred
  • Knowledge of production and inventory management
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.