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Master Scheduler

Warwick, United Kingdom
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton's Hydraulic Division has an opening for a:
Master Scheduler
location: Warwick, UK
Eaton’s hydraulic production site in Warwick employs around 250 people. The product portfolio covers Screw in Cartridge Valves and Hydraulic Integrated Circuits.
The role ensures efficient management of Warwick Plant inventories of Purchased & Manufactured products / components to achieve both working capital service level (OTD) and ERP Health Check targets.
This position creates and maintains all capacity & demand plans and evaluates the necessary resources (equipment, material, and manpower). The incumbent will communicate and coordinate the activities with all programs and material managements and will highlight the constraints.
Essential Functions:
  • Achieve 95% OTD
  • Manage FG Inventory reduction programs to achieve DOH and excess stock reduction targets. Drive and co-ordinate regular inventory and other checks
  • Manage and improve SIOP process activities for Warwick Plant
  • Responsible for the long range planning review. Manage and improve Warwick plant  forecasting model
  • Perform the role of the Super User to drive MRP/MFGPro compliance, champion, train and support development of line teams, ensuring effective material requirements planning and control that enables robust, high quality plans to be generated and reviewed, in line with customer demand.
  • Directs operational resources and processes accountable for capacity and resource planning, scheduling and control and performance measurement and analysis 
  • Translates customer, program management and corporate objectives into specific plans, programs, schedules and performance requirements for all operations functions
  • Provides master scheduling requirements and performance oversight for component repair (part mix, timing and flow at the piece part level)
  • Directs the use of data analysis techniques to develop production strategies to optimize process efficiency
  • Provides leadership in the development and implementation of more efficient process flow structures, new production planning techniques and information management functionality
  • Be the main point of contact for ERP issues with the group
  • Maintain, operate and improve ERP system performance by driving ERP Health Checks & Rules
  • Analyse data and prepare reports for colleagues across the business
  • Manage, maintain and improve data collection systems


  • Bachelor degree preferable
  • Extensive knowledge of supply chain process, MRP, MPS, Kan Ban, and consigned inventory systems
  • Knowledge of setting up production planning systems, and working with global suppliers is essential
  • Excellent IT skills (Access Data Base, Excel Macros)
  • Ability to communicate at all levels, as well as manage large amounts of complex data
What Eaton offers:
  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethics are really important for us
  • Eaton Business System offering various tools for management and people development
  • Culture & Values - at Eaton, our values and culture define who we are
  • Inclusion & Diversity - openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully
  • Wellness - Wellness at Eaton is more than a program, it’s about changing the environment by offering the right tools to help empower employees to make that happen
About Eaton:
Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: HYD Hydraulics Group

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 045598