With an in-depth understanding of the optics production process, apply the most efficient methods for scheduling on-time production.
Maintain 95% on-time delivery.
Work with all production departments to coordinate and manage job progress. Communicate status updates to the Production Manager and/or Sales Dept.
Constantly push to provide shorter delivery times.
Coordinate with department leaders and engineers to ensure timely completion of job quotations and return of information to the Sales Dept.
Work with department leaders and engineers to correct production problems and adjust the schedule accordingly to meet budgetary and time constraints.
Manage in-house material inventory and work with the Sales Dept to keep the proper amount of material on-hand for production needs.
Monitor and ensure accuracy of inventory and associated reports.
Coordinate with Shipping/Receiving Clerk to ensure efficient and timely flow of products being shipped out and inventory being taken in.
Lead weekly production meeting and actively participate in departmental continuous improvement meetings.
Cross-train to learn other tasks throughout the plant, as needed.
Bachelor’s Degree in emphasis in math or engineering, or alternatively, at least five years of production scheduling experience
Methodical and detail-oriented
Organized with ability to multi-task
Effective written and oral communicator
Self-motivated and driven
Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
Strong work ethic
Ability to read and work from technical drawings and instructions
Knowledge of basic machinery and mechanical drawings
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
Preferred: Experience in production environment
About PFG Precision Optics, Inc.
PFG Optics is an ISO 9001:2015 certified manufacturer of precision optics, coatings, & assemblies from UV to Near-IR wavelengths. Our specialties include high index, high included angle, & truncated lenses using the latest CNC milling, shaping, polishing with MRF finishing & edging technology. Double sided & planetary polishing for windows, wedges, filters & prisms. Custom vacuum-deposited & Ion-assisted coatings. Assemblies include Telecentric, Eyepiece, Scan & Imaging Lenses.