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Material Resource Planner

Date: Mar 30, 2021

Location: Duryea, PA, US

Company: SCHOTT AG

International technology group • specialty glasses and glass-ceramics • more than 130 years experience • more than 16,000 employees in 34 countries • innovative ideas for the world of tomorrow


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Material Resource Planner


SCHOTT Advanced Optics, with its deep technological expertise, is a valuable partner for its customers in developing products and customized solutions for applications in optics, lithography, astronomy, automotive, consumer electronics, life sciences and industrial applications. With a product portfolio of more than 120 optical glasses, special materials and components, we master the value chain: from customized glass development to high-precision optical product finishing and metrology.


Your Tasks

  • Reviews SAP system for open (new) material demands
  • Schedules material and resources to meet customer (internal and external) requirements
  • Creates detailed processes to configure materials to meet customer (internal and external) requirements
  • Creates detailed manufacturing routings and associated customer drawings to allow efficient and effective execution on by Operations group
  • Monitors process status (start and completion), dates and reports non-conformances to appropriate department management for rescheduling and corrective action
  • Reviews completed processes for accuracy, costing and posting of materials to inventory
  • Reviews material, machine and other resources for more effective and efficient usage and recommend improvements
  • Monitors manufacturing costs/processes, adjusting processes as needed to improve costs  
  • Assists with yearly standard article reviews, setting and monitoring of production machine capacities and creation of articles
  • Full knowledge of Production Management systems; Inventory software; Manufacturing software; SAP Order processing systems; SAP MRP Transactions; MS Excel Spreadsheet software and MS Word Processing software

Your Profile

  • Bachelor's of Science in Supply Chain or equivalent work experience
  • 3-5 years experience in Production planning
  • Working knowledge of Business Management software, Computer skills, Excellent communication skills

Your Benefits

At SCHOTT, you will find a cooperative and dynamic work environment which encourages you to share your innovative ideas, supports your development and celebrates achieving successes with your team.


You can expect interesting tasks and challenging projects, as well as motivated and friendly teams in fields that influence our future. Do you want to be successful with us? Then, please apply today!


As a company, we always look for talented and energetic people to join SCHOTT. Who knows better how it feels to work for SCHOTT than our employees? The SCHOTT Employee Referral Program is designed to encourage SCHOTT employees to introduce someone from their professional network to SCHOTT.


SCHOTT North America, Inc. and SCHOTT Gemtron Corporation are both Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

SCHOTT’s inclusion philosophy promotes equal employment opportunity throughout the organization. Any form of unlawful employee harassment is prohibited.

SCHOTT endeavors to make our careers website accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our careers website, please contact info@us.schott.com. Any inquiries regarding employment application status, resume submittal, open positions and any other general inquiries will not receive a response.

Nearest Major Market: Scranton
Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre

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