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Progress Rail Services Corp. Master Scheduler in Muncie,


Work Location:

Muncie, IN Traction Motor

Job Purpose:

This position supports Muncie Traction Motors. The preferred location is Muncie, IN. Other locations, such as LaGrange, IL will be considered for current qualified PRS employees.

To scope, plan and implement New Product Introduction activities for Progress Rail's Electrical Rotating division. Also, to develop production plans and master schedules balancing customer requirements, material availability and shop capacity.

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Company Description:

Progress Rail, a Caterpillar company, is an integrated rolling stock and infrastructure provider, delivering a full range of products and services to domestic and international railroad customers. Our customers enjoy one-stop shopping and comprehensive cradle-to-grave railway solutions - whether it rolls on the rail or is the rail itself. From locomotives, transit, freight cars and engines, to tracks, signals and advanced technology, we ensure customers can count on us to meet all their rail needs.

Forging the bridge between ideas and success, our talented and innovative team members work together to address the challenges of the rail industry today, ensuring success for the future. As part of a vibrant, global network of business operations, each and every member of our team is important to our success. With headquarters in Albertville, Ala., more than 7,000 dedicated employees serve customers through a network of close to 150 locations around the world. For more information, visit at and follow us @Progress_Rail on Twitter and YouTube.

Education / Training:

Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Business (Supply Chain preferred) or a Certificate in Supply Chain Management.

Posting Title:

Master Scheduler



Key Job Elements:

-Project Management

-New Product Implementation

-Scheduling in a low volume highly complex environment.

-Materials planning/scheduling of products and production on a daily, monthly and annual basis.

-Delivering products on time to internal and external customers

-Provide progress reports on all projects at the required frequency.

Qualifications and Experience:

2+ years experience in a Master Scheduling, NPI Product Management, or Production Planning in a heavy equipment Manufacturing Environment.

Strong MS Excel and ERP/MRP skills.

Competency using other computer based programs such as Microsoft Project, Word and Power Point.

Strong Communication skills with internal and external customers.


Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Color/Sex/Religion/National Origin/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Vets/Disabilities


Progress Rail Services Corporation and its subsidiary and affiliate companies offer an excellent total compensation package* including competitive salary, 401(k) plan with company match, available medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance along with flexible spending and paid vacation and holidays. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions.

*Benefits eligibility differs by job position and employment status - governing plan documents control such benefits..

Job Category:

Supply Chain

Alternative Work Location:

Muncie or LaGrange, IL