Production Scheduler

A market leader in the building materials industry is looking for a Production Scheduler in Oshawa, ON. This is your chance to work for a forward-thinking company that puts employees first. This is a great opportunity for individuals who are looking to take on a little more responsibility and join a growing team.  This person will report to the Production Manager and will have experience within the manufacturing industry.




  • Schedule all machines in the plant: What runs and for how long, part changeovers, preventive maintenance activities
  • Print, collect and process job sheets
  • Schedule the machine operators, quality inspectors and packagers daily tasks and work with them on any last-minute changes or priorities
  • Schedule all part movement within the plant: what machine they run on when they go to secondary operations when they go to outside service when they are ready to be packaged when they are ready to ship
  • Follow up on schedule to ensure targets are being met; make contingency plans for plant and employee workload as necessary and contact the customer as appropriate
  • Work with Maintenance, Quality, Engineering whenever there is a deviation from the schedule to come up with the best possible options




  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum 5 years experience in manufacturing
  • Minimum 3 years experience scheduling
  • Minimum 1-year experience supervising
  • Experience in a lean manufacturing environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Computer literate
  • Good communication skills
  • Work well in a team


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JP Recruitment specialize in mid to senior level roles in the engineering & manufacturing sector across Canada.  For a listing of more jobs, visit