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Human Resources
USA Headquarters Festo Corporation

395 Moreland Road

P.O. Box 18023

Hauppauge, NY 11788


     (631) 435-0800

     (631) 435-0576

Festo US Career Opportunities

Order Management Analyst - Production Planning

  • Job Tracking ID: 4.24.18#168
  • Job Location: Mason / Cincinnati, OH
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: 2 year degree
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: May 07, 2018
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: May 1, 2018
  • SAP Category: Experienced Professionals

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Job Description:

 Key Functions:

  • Runs demand peaks and releases orders consistently as to provide correct delivery dates

  • Manages YOMs (expedite queue) for locally build products

  • Consistent Updating and follow up

  • Successful analysis of open planned orders and conversion to production order

  • Schedules production orders to meet customer delivery date utilizing tools like YCPX for MTO products and Dispo Cockpit for MTS products

  • Manages capacity planning to ensure an accurate workload in production

  • Executes the exception messages in Dispo Cockpit for overdue production orders, postpone and cancel production orders

  • Works with production to ensure timely completion of production orders

  • Works with production coordinators to expedite locally built parts for Priority sales requests

  • Evaluates missing parts and works with the Supply Chain analysts to get best possible delivery schedule

  • Works with engineering for all errors related to production orders (no bill of material, wrong IRP setting etc.)

  • Works with quality to expedites components rework or receival

  • Executes make or buy decision in case of large orders or very long lead times for components and communicates to sales accordingly

  • Works with the Supply Chain Analyst in case of master data issues e.g. no costing, new component set-up etc.

  • Expedite requests to the warehouse in case of missing component

  • Delivery Reliability measures

  • Analyzes the scheduling tool (YCPX program) and recognizes ongoing development opportunities to ensure process works correctly

  • Utilizes transactions in P15 to set-up extended lead time in case of missing parts for locally build configurable products

Experience and Skills:


Associates Degree

3-4 years of relevant job experience in a manufacturing and/or distribution environment. 

Experience in production planning and coordination preferred.

Excellent knowledge of ERP systems, oral and written English communications

SAP experience preferred, experience with outlook, power point, and excel required

Proven record of follow-up and attention to detail

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster