40 hours per week

Production Scheduler 40 hours per week

General Purpose

Coordinate and develop production schedule on a daily basis to meet production needs in the most efficient manner possible.

Principle Accountabilities

  • Plan, schedule, coordinate and monitor the flow of products through the complete production cycle.
  • Provide timely planning and scheduling of sales orders to the manufacturing floor in order to achieve both internal financial goals and customer delivery dates.
  • Ensure to maintain desired inventory levels.
  • Develop balance between existing and future customer demand needs with manufacturing and vendors to ensure completion of client requirements.
  • Serve as a primary point of contact for and liaison with sales, logistics, and manufacturing departments.
  • Review open sales orders to determine customer requirements.
  • Create production orders using SAP.
  • Create and maintain production schedules so that customers' needs are met in the most efficient and cost effective manner possible.
  • Update production staff daily with the production schedule for that day, noting any color or mold changes.
  • Work closely with production staff to minimize changeovers and to provide quick responses to production issues.
  • Notify customer service of any schedule impacts to customers.
  • Maintaining a safe and clean work environment.
  • Report all accidents or near misses.
  • Adheres to all environmental and quality standards.
  • Any other tasks that may be necessary to meet the production schedule in a safe and efficient manner.

Position Differentiation by Level

Level 1 - Pay Range: $30,000 - $38,000


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of production and processing, raw materials, and maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods
  • Ability to think strategically
  • Ability to interact well with internal and external customers
  • Proficient use of computer systems and software applications
  • Knowledge of ERP or MRP software preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively with managers and employees of the organization

Level 2 - Pay Range: $38,001 - $46,000


  • 5-7 years of experience in a Production Scheduler role


  • Same as level 1

Level 3 - Pay Range: $46,001 - $65,000


  • 7+ years of experience in a Production Scheduler role


  • Same as level 1
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge in a production scheduling
  • Demonstrates advanced/ thorough knowledge of the injection molding industry
  • Demonstrates advanced customer (external and internal) relationship skills


Please send your application and/or C.V. to:

Angie Parnell
E-mail: a.parnell@wppg.com

About Weener Plastics US

Weener Plastics USA, located in Wilson, North Carolina, is an expert in injection molding. This facility produces plastic packaging for Personal Care, Food and Home Care markets. Customers are well-known global brands, trusted local brands as well as private labels. Weener Plastics US is part of the global Weener Plastics Group, with 23 facilities in 15 countries and more than 4,000 employees.


26 Apr 2024