Production, planning, expediting and material recording clerks: all of these positions fall into the category of Scheduler jobs. A Scheduler's responsibilities may include facilitating the flow of work, materials and information between offices or locations within a business. They maintain inventory records of shipped and received items, sort and classify goods, and compile inventory reports. All types of businesses send and receive items so Scheduling jobs can be found in retail stores, manufacturing, wholesale, and all types of business offices from universities to private offices.
A high school diploma is usually the minimum requirement for Scheduler jobs. Some positions may require the use of computers and in those cases previous experience with computers and software programs are a plus, although not necessarily a prerequisite. Most of the tasks are work that can be learned on the job. If you obtain a position as a Scheduler, it could mean up to a six month probationary period during which you'll be trained by a supervisor or fellow employee to prepare you for handling the job on your own.
Scheduler Job Market
Technology is expected to enhance the productivity of Schedulers over the next 10 years so there will be little need for jobs to increase. The good news is that the Bureau of Labor Statistics doesn't project a decline in Scheduler jobs. The BLS reported over 2.8 million Scheduler jobs in 2012 but expect only a one percent growth by 2022.
The median salary for a Scheduler is approximately $24,810. As a Scheduler, you could work toward increasing your value to your employer by taking classes and certification courses to receive additional training and education that may allow you to specialize in a certain area. Production, planning and expediting clerks, for example, are Scheduler jobs that are specialized enough to command a higher median wage, around $43,740.
Scheduler needed for midstream company in Houston, TX. This individual will be responsible for all scheduling and project cost control functions as it relates to their liquids pipeline division. The ideal candidate will have at least ten (10) years of scheduling experience using primavera for pipeline construction projects. Responsibilities for the Scheduler Support Liquids Group with the planni...
DescriptionThis position is responsible for hospital wide scheduling of diagnostic testing, surgical and invasive procedures, and special procedures for outpatients/inpatients. Must have ability to handle multiple phone calls while performing multiple tasks. Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent is required. Must have basic typing skills. Data entry test will be provided at time of in...
An engineering and construction client has an immediate need for a Construction Scheduler who will be responsible for developing planning level and baseline construction schedules and tracking actual work progress using Primavera P6 software in Winchester, VA. This is a 6 month contract position with possibility for extension. Local candidates preferred; no per diem available. Responsibilities fo...
IMMEDIATE NEED: for an energetic Scheduler for a leading owner/operator of pipelines throughout the US with 5 + years experience scheduling pipeline, and/or petrochem facility construction projects for a 11+ month assignment with possibility of extension at our office in the Northwest Wisconsin/Duluth Minnesota area. This position will require extensive traveling to multiple projects. Good rates, ...
Supply Planner needed for immediate contract opportunity north of Boston. Seeking Engineering Planner, working with Demand Planning, Sales & Marketing creating production or fulfillment plans of medium complexity with little oversight. The ideal person will have a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain or similar field required. Additional coursework or seminars in production planning. APICS ...
GPAC is currently looking to hire a scheduler to join our client's team! The Construction Scheduler will be responsible for providing expertise in the collection and evaluation of data required to prepare, update, and monitor all commercial project schedules through the application of corporate scheduling systems, techniques, and procedures. The scheduler will also need to be familiar with combin...
Position fills in for delivery drivers who are not available for their shifts (due to vacation, illness, etc.). Routes for the relief driver typically change day to day. Position delivers products to stores on an established or contingency route or via dynamic dispatch to customers including convenience and gas stores, small supermarkets, drug stores, across a wide variety of weather conditions. D...
Job ID ENP-00004295 Emerson Company Liebert Services Country United States State/Province District Of Columbia City Washington Publish Start Date Aug 21 2014 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description The Master Scheduler is responsible forcoordinating and expediting the flow of work and materials within or between departments according to production and deployment schedule. The M...
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*TOP JOB* FULL TIME OPHTHALMIC SURGICAL SCHEDULER/TECNICIAN The Laurel Eye Clinic near Altoona is looking for a highly motivated and dedicated individual to work as a full-time Ophthalmic Surgical Scheduler/Technician. Ideal candidates must be positive, team oriented individuals dedicated to providing excellent patient care. Must be detail oriented and demostrate excellent follow through. Must ...
Job Description Position Summary: The Project Scheduler position has extensive project experience, and possesses an understanding of project controls systems, particularly an expert understanding of precedence diagraming method scheduling techniques and schedule management. This person will work on very large EPCS or construct only projects that require very complex interactions between project ...
Description MES, a respected pioneer of the independent medical examination and review services industry, is setting the standard for IME services nationwide. We are convinced that the high growth environment, the longevity of our client relationships and our leading-edge security network protocol enable us to offer generous programs to our customers. MES professionals have provided the leadershi...
The Overhead Door Corporation is a strong and vibrant company! We have successfully grown our sales performance both organically and through acquisition, and our balance sheet is strong. We have a great pipeline opportunity that is supported with a formal development program designed to prepare the right candidate for future growth and additional responsibilities. What does Overhead Door have to ...
Description Primary responsibility is to facilitate the communications functions of the business office and provide clerical support. Provides clerical support which may include preparation of admission, orientation and new hire packets; monitoring and ordering office supplies and forms, typing, special projects, filing and copying Facilitates communications which may include: mail distribution...
Description RESPIRATORY THERAPIST The Respiratory Therapist will be knowledgeable and proficient in the delivery of Respiratory Care Services in all clinical settings. Employee must demonstrate clinical assessment skills and diagnostic testing skills. Employee must be capable of taking charge of the shift and work independently with minimal supervision. The Respiratory Therapist will be responsi...
Description ULTRASOUND TECHNICIAN The Ultrasound technician performs duties directly involved with producing images to detect pathology. The Ultrasound technician operates equipment safely, and responds to hospital for on call procedures within 30 minutes. Applies knowledge, skills, and technical abilities to perform the job Explains procedures to patient and families and demonstrates sensitiv...
Description SPEECH THERAPIST Provide speech/language therapy services (including swallowing) to patients with various diagnoses as directed by a licensed physician. Establishes a plan of care that corresponds to the proper diagnosis and speech/swallow limitations. Delivery of treatment is effective/appropriate and corresponds to plan of care. Completes documentation error free, legibly, and on t...
Front Desk Scheduling Coordinator Portage, IN Portage dental team looking for a front desk financial coordinator who is a team oriented individual and wants to be part of a highly successful dental practice. This front office administration role is for someone who displays leadership skills and possesses natural sales tendencies to achieve treatment acceptance. All candidates must have: -Dental fr...
Description Conifer Patient Communications At Conifer Patient Communications, we offer the strength and stability of Tenet Healthcare, a Fortune 500 company, with the ingenuity and energy of a healthcare independent. We are a healthcare solutions company born from the healthcare industry. We take care of hospital business, so hospitals can focus on caring for patients. Ready to be part of our so...
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management , patient com...
Description JOB OVERVIEW: The Draw vs. Commission Sales Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable. Performs other duties as assigned. The su...
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$33,280.00 - $101,250.00
Typical Salary for Production Scheduler
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Expedites production by organizing and monitoring schedules; summarizing and publishing results.
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Controls and Instrumentation
Coordinates manufacturing schedules to establish priorities and satisfy customer requirements.
Identifies areas of constraint and work with adjacent departments to improve.
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