DuPont Lecithin Asset Scheduler/Global RM Planner in Wilmington, Delaware

Lecithin Asset Scheduler/Global RM Planner (Job Number: 196538W-01)


Seeking a new and challenging opportunity to further enhance your career? DuPont currently has an opportunity for a Asset Scheduler to join our team in Wilmington, DE. The Asset Scheduler will be accountable for day-to-day activities required to create and maintain detailed production/supply schedules based on the master scheduling input or established pull signals. This role will serve as the point person between the supply organization and plant to clearly define / understand short term production issues and supply needs between the organizations. Utilizes detailed capacity plans, and interfaces with Unit Manager and supervisors and/or production teams.

Locations: Wilmington, DE; New Century, KS; St. Louis, MO

What do we expect from you?

  • Issue detailedschedule for each asset based on a final time-phased production plan.

  • Manage dailyproduction schedules during planning horizon.

  • Manage productiondetails in line with business strategy (cost, rate, inventory and uptime).

  • Assure schedule iscontinually maintained and communicated throughout the supply chain.

  • Highlight and activelyparticipate in the identification and resolution of inventory, customer orderissues, and quality issues as they develop.Work closely with Master scheduler and order planning personnel.

  • Communicate productionissues, supply changes, deviations from plan and potential resolutions toappropriate parties.

  • Coordinate secondaryprocessing of finished product (e.g., rework and repackaging).

  • Manage performancestandards and analysis methods to compare actual production performance againstthe established standards.

  • Monitoring system anddata integrity by maintaining process orders, rescheduling and closing asnecessary

  • Works withmanufacturing to optimize the plant schedule along with manufacturing capabilities.

  • Co-ordinates theproduction planning with maintenance planning and scheduling needs.

  • Validate materialavailability against asset schedule.

  • Manage inventorylevels at third party warehouse, ensuring FIFO and reports are maintained.

  • Provide support as key team member forfinished goods & bulk production inventory counts, organize physicalinventory process

  • Valid Detailed DailySchedule

  • Valid Master data(supports Daily Schedule and BOM and recipe)

  • Communication of DailySchedule

  • Detailed Dailyschedule adheres to policy/guidelines

  • Support processimprovement for the production schedule

  • Balance and reconcileproduction in short term horizon to meet customer requirements andmanufacturing needs within policy.

  • Key issues to escalatebased on policies


What do we need from you?

To be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 2 - 3 Year equivalent SC or manufacturing plantexperience with proven capability (Material Planner, First LineSupervisor, Product Planner/Coordinator, administrative, customer servicerepresentative)

  • Six Sigma (Green Belt certification)

  • Passing score on APICS Module I (Basics of Supply ChainManagement) (either before or within 9-12 months of hire date)

  • Passing score on APICS Module II (Master Planning ofResources) (either before or within 9-12 months of hire date)

  • Material Planner experience preferred.

What you can expect from us:

Join a company that offers more than just the latest in technology and innovation. Join a company that cares about your well-being and your future. At DuPont, our employees enjoy a work-life balance with generous vacation, paid time off, holidays, leave (family, maternity, paternity, sickness and more). We offer a retirement savings plan with both matching and automatic company contributions and medical, drug, dental, vision, HSA, FSA, Disability Employee Assistance with dependent coverage as well. Don’t forget to take advantage of our Tuition Reimbursement Program and memberships to online communities for professional growth and development (free access to all material on, CEB, and more!). Thrive in a global company where the opportunities are endless and where your contributions make a difference.


Primary Location: NA-United States-Delaware-Wilmington

Organization: Nutrition and Health

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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