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Production Scheduler

Production Scheduler

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US-IL-Calumet City
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Ashland LLC has an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Production Scheduler at our plant located in Calumet City, IL.


The Production Scheduler will help coordinate activities at this fast-paced, high energy, strategic Adhesives manufacturing location.  The Production Scheduler is responsible for managing the production planning process to ensure a safe, high quality, and cost-effective operation.  Specific activities include:

  • Utilize SAP and Infor/AS to develop and maintain a production schedule
  • Work closely with the Production & Warehouse Supervisors, Materials Manager, Quality, and others to optimize production to meet customer needs
  • Interact effectively with Customer Service, Customers, Logistics, Supply Chain Planning, the Commercial Team, and others to respond to customer demand
  • Assist in management of SAP Master Data, BOM’s, raw material and finished product safety stock levels, reviewing SAP versus process orders and batch sheets
  • Provide back-up support for other roles as required



The successful candidate will have:

  • 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment – preferably chemical
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and respond to frequently changing customer requirements
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications – SAP and/or Infor/AS experience a significant plus
  • Strong written, verbal, and electronic communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment, attention to detail
  • Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States


TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, please select the Apply button. If no Apply button is provided, please visit Ashland's Career Center. Once there, enter job number 2017-6941 in the Keyword Search field to find this posting and apply on-line.


NOTE:  We do not accept resumes from external staffing agencies or independent recruiters for any of our openings unless we have a signed recruiting agreement in place to fill a specific position.


Ashland Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ASH) is a premier global specialty chemicals company serving customers in a wide range of consumer and industrial markets, including adhesives, architectural coatings, automotive, construction, energy, food and beverage, personal care and pharmaceutical. At Ashland, we are 6,000 passionate, tenacious solvers - from renowned scientists and research chemists to talented engineers and plant operators - who thrive on developing practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems for customers in more than 100 countries. Ashland also maintains a controlling interest in Valvoline Inc. (NYSE: VVV), a premium consumer-branded lubricant supplier. Visit to learn more.


Ashland. always solving


We are passionate, tenacious, solvers who thrive on developing practical, innovative and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.


Our people—molecular scientists, chemists, process engineers, logisticians, research scientists, economists, analysts, compliance auditors, salespeople, safety experts and more—are distinguished by their ability to create and apply specialized chemistry in ways that enable customers to amplify the efficacy, refine the usability, add to the allure, ensure the integrity, and improve the profitability of their products and applications.


The Ashland Way


Our vision, mission, way and values are the foundation for what makes Ashland, Ashland. What we aspire to accomplish, how we work every day toward that vision, and the way that we do things are what give substance to the promises we make to each other, customers and investors.


Our vision is to make a better world by providing creative solutions through the application of specialty ingredients and materials.


Our mission is to develop practical, innovative, and elegant solutions to complex problems in applied chemistry, always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, and advancing the competitiveness of our customers across diverse industries.


Our way is to respect, protect, and advance the people we work with, companies we serve, shareholders who invest in our future, communities we’re a part of, and planet we share.


Ashland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation. 

Ashland is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


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