Master Scheduler II – Morristown, Tennessee

(On-Site Position)


One TEAM. Many Technologies. TEAM is a rapidly growing end-to-end manufacturing solutions provider for our customers. With over 30 years of experience and technology, TEAM provides seamless, turnkey processes proven to positively impact customer’s business.

Founded in 1988 by three entrepreneurs in Morristown, Tennessee, TEAM began with a single guiding principle: TEAM will grow by partnering with our customers to drive their growth. In the spirit of our founders’ guiding principles, we continue to grow by adding new technologies to broaden our capabilities and provide solutions for our customer partners. As ONE TEAM with MANY TECHNOLOGIES, we stand ready to be “YOUR PARTNER FOR WHAT’S NEXT”. You can find TEAM in fourteen locations across the United States and three international locations.


More specifics about the role’s requirements:

The Master Scheduler II leads the scheduling/planning processes of assigned production lines & customer segments to meet customer delivery requirements & maximize operational efficiency. The Master Scheduler will act as the main liaison linking the commercial, purchasing, and operations teams to ensure full adherence to the established schedule. This role will have direct responsibility to improve company financial & delivery performance through scheduling efficiency, inventory turn (ROI) improvement, & inventory accuracy improvement. The Master Scheduler will have direct report responsibility with the inventory control team for selected product/customer segments within TEAM.

Specific Duties:

  • Lead monthly customer S&OP meetings based on plant capacity & demand planning.
  • Track monthly forecasting variance by selected customer to drive improvements in planning processes & ensure proper allocation in MRP planning.
  • Manage Supply Chain schedule for new product launch & phase out control for selected customer/product groups.
  • Build long-term machine/labor capacity models & short-term fixed production plans to support total customer demand & on-time delivery targets.
  • Maintain & improve ratio of inventory (ROI) targets across WIP & FG production items. Build & integrate inventory strategies across the business.
  • Develop & maintain production scheduling tools (ERP & other tools) to ensure proper data validity as it relates to production & inventory (including BOM/routing management).
  • Consult with production, customer service, and purchasing team on regular basis to drive improvements in production planning process.
  • Create & maintain scheduling system in ERP on a regular basis.
  • Check schedule against the status of required materials, tools, artwork, and equipment to ensure the job can run as scheduled.
  • Communicate regularly with customer service and supervisors regarding new jobs that may require realigning the schedule to meet customer needs.
  • Expedite operations that delay schedules and alter schedules to meet unforeseen conditions.
  • Apply lean philosophy through Kaizen event participation, improvement activities, and lean initiatives to support corporate objectives.
  • Ensure 5S standards are followed through sustainment activities.
  • Lead value stream mapping efforts for defined production areas to identify inventory/process stagnation, standard store targets, & overall lead time improvement.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications/Skills Required:

  • Proven experience in production planning/demand planning/capacity planning in a manufacturing environment.
  • Process flow mapping capability & knowledge.
  • Good computer skills utilizing MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Publisher, & scheduling inside ERP systems (Dynamics AX, Oracle, SAP).
  • The ability to learn company specialized software programs.
  • Solid verbal and written communications skills with strong ability to follow written or verbal instructions.
  • Significant product/process knowledge.
  • Proven organizational skills.
  • Able to work well under pressure and adjust well to change.
  • Able to positively influence others and work well with various levels of employees.
  • Strong analytic sills & ability to review large sets of data for streamlined decision making.

Education / Experience Required:

Bachelor’s degree minimum (Supply Chain Preferred) for position or 5+ years production planning/scheduling experience.

What We Offer At TEAM

At TEAM, your benefits package includes:

  • Base compensation as well as commissions.
  • Car allowance.
  • Company provided laptop, computer and cell phone.
  • Reimbursement for all travel expenses including airfare, hotel, meals, tolls, parking, and car rental.
  • Paid Time Off (PTO).
  • Group Insurance; Medical, Dental, and Vision.
  • Company paid Basic Life Insurance.
  • Company paid Long-Term Disability Insurance.
  • Access to other voluntary benefits such as life Insurance for you and your family and short-term disability insurance.
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with employer match.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
  • Company training programs.
  • Career opportunities across the United States.


The statements in this job description reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned, including work in other functional areas to cover absences of relief, to equalize peak work periods or otherwise to balance workload. This classification specification does not constitute an employment agreement between Team Technologies, Inc. and employee. It is subject to change as the needs and requirements of the position change.

TEAM is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.