Planner Scheduler Senior

Date: Feb 6, 2024

Location: Statesboro, GA, US, 30458

Company: Briggs & Stratton

Position Description

Monitors the distribution and management of the weekly and monthly production schedules for operations. Makes priority decisions in regards to production maintenance.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Establishes and manages daily, weekly, and monthly production scheduling process for the site and adjusts schedules accordingly to deliver site goals and objectives
  2. Creates and releases production orders and partners closely with Manufacturing, Quality and Logistics in the prioritization and expediting of the orders
  3. Provides data for Key Performance Metrics Works with management to provide optimal efficiency to meet the needs of internal and external customers
  4. Ensures appropriate and timely communication to operations and management occurs when schedule adjustments and delays happen to align with priorities
  5. Investigates scope of requests and determines scheduling status and/or feasibility
  6. Monitors material usage and inventory turns and levels in an effort to manage inventory
  7. Coordinates transfer of materials to fulfill interplant and service requirements on schedule
  8. Performs some lead responsibilities which may include: training, assigning and/or reviewing work, providing guidance and overseeing work flow of unit
  9. Performs other duties as assigned

Job Skills Requirements

  • Advanced training and/or experience with the site production scheduling process, Supply Chain principles, and site wide Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)
  • Highly skilled with data analysis in database management and Material Requirement Planning (MRP) Systems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills across functional areas and organizational lines
  • Self directed, self-disciplined and highly organized with the ability to makes timely and effective decisions
  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location


Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management or related field, or equivalent education and experience

Experience Requirements

  • Minimum of five years of experience as a Scheduler/Planner
  • Minimum of four years of experience in materials/logistic management or related field

Physical & Environmental Requirements



Briggs & Stratton, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, provides innovative products and diverse power solutions to help people get work done. Briggs & Stratton is the world’s largest producer of engines for outdoor power equipment, and is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of lithium-ion battery, standby generator, energy storage system, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Vanguard®, Ferris®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Billy Goat®, Allmand®, SimpliPhi®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in more than 100 countries on six continents.


Briggs & Stratton is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. Briggs & Stratton also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.

Nearest Major Market: Statesboro

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