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Production Scheduler

Date: Aug 14, 2022

Location: Morton, IL, US

Company: AGCO


Production Scheduler


Precision Planting is an innovative company that is changing the agriculture industry in remarkable ways.  In only twenty years, we have helped redefine agriculture in the US and globally.  Our products make growers more productive, increase yields, current agricultural practices more sustainable, and reduce the costs to feed a growing world.  Precision Planting is growing rapidly and has many new products and business opportunities it is pursuing to continue that growth.  We are entrepreneurial in our DNA, fast-paced in our actions, and value hard work, innovative thinking, open communications, and teamwork.  If you share these values, then we might be the right place for you to contribute, grow and succeed in your career. 



  • Monitor production schedules and production activity to ensure internal and external customer requirements are met.

  • Effectively and accurately communicate to the Production team, driving day to day execution to meet objectives.

  • Works closely with production, purchasing, engineering, quality and customer service to ensure the completion of common goals.

  • Assists department to coordinate all production activities and to eliminate delays.

  • Recommend new processes & procedures as needed.

  • Adheres to all safety policies and procedures in performing job duties and responsibilities while supporting a culture of high quality and great customer service.

  • Monitors back orders and communicates with Purchasing and the Production Team on specific items needed to resolve and updates start date of Manufacturing Order.

  • Continually updates production schedule as new work orders are entered, changed or canceled.

  • Coordinate multiple production schedules

  • Communicate with the production team on schedule changes and priority changes.


Required Skills/Experience:

  • 2 plus years in Precision Planting agriculture, preferred.

  • Ability to be flexible at shifting priorities and directions.

  • Excellent organizational skills with a strong focus on managing details.

  • Must prioritize; have good time management skills; must be a self-starter and able to work both independently and as a team.

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships within and outside the work group.

  • Must be highly collaborative.

  • Must have excellent critical thinking skills.

  • Must be resourceful and proactive when problem solving.

  • Must have excellent documentation, writing, organization and verbal communication skills.

  •  Proficiency with basic Warehouse Management/Manufacturing software, Excel, Tableau and Google Docs. 


Desired Skills/Experience:

  • Results oriented.

  • Strong interpersonal capabilities.

  • Production knowledge in a manufacturing environment.

AGCO is an equal opportunity employer


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