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Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Production Scheduler

Location Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America
Date Posted
Contract Type Full time
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000147855

Career Area:

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job Description:


What matters most to you?  Is it being part of a strong team?  Supporting your family? Solving global problems? You can do these and more at Caterpillar; where your work enables progress around the globe, and you contribute to meaningful work. Together, we can build what matters!

About SPM Oil and Gas

SPM Oil and Gas provides superior products and service solutions to Oil & Gas customers in upstream, production, transportation, refining and related industries.  The team works hard to create lifelong customer relationships, supplying comprehensive product & service solutions for the Oil & Gas industry and setting the standard for excellence in the segment.

The SPM Oil & Gas Division currently has an opening for a Scheduler located in Fort Worth, Texas. As a Scheduler at SPM Oil & Gas, you will plan production schedules for manufacture of pump products.

Job Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Assist and support other scheduling personnel in the correct methods and procedures for use in establishing and maintaining production machining schedules which includes preparing scheduling charts, determining when and how to expedite urgently needed material, issuing production routings (work orders), etc.

  • Assist in maintaining schedules, gaining credibility for scheduling recommendations, expediting material, etc. and reviews charts, purchase requisitions and production routings to ensure timely, complete and accurate information and reporting.

  • Establish and alert others of interplant requirements

  • Regulate individuals work loads and discusses progress of employees work, problems encountered. etc. with supervisor, as requested, and recommends appropriate changes to correct problems.

  • Review current scheduling methods and procedures, considers recurring problems, develops or suggests improved methods and procedures and updates the factory scheduling manual as necessary.

  • Plan workflow for resource group in line with available capacity to customer requirements, safety stock requirements, and forecast requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in or equivalent knowledge of Materials Scheduling, Inventory Control, Purchasing and the various related data processing systems

  • Effective oral and written communication skills, training knowledge and the ability to work with all levels of personnel

  • Knowledge of MS Office (Excel specifically) applications

Top candidates will also have:

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Complete and thorough understanding of Material Planning Requirements

What You Will Get

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.

Here you earn more than just a salary. Because we value your performance, we offer a total rewards package that provides day-one benefits, including but not limited to:

  • Competitive salary and annual bonus program

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage​

  • Paid time off plan (Vacation, Holiday, Volunteer, Etc.)​

  • Company-matched 401(k) plan

  • Health savings account (HSA)​

  • Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)​

  • Short and long-term disability coverage​

  • Life Insurance​

  • Paid parental leave​

  • Healthy Lifestyle Programs​

  • Employee Assistance Programs​

  • Voluntary Benefits (Ex. Accident,  Identity Theft Protection)

  • Strong community involvement

This job will be located on-site in Fort Worth. Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O.

As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at . LI#

EEO/AA Employer.  All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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