Career Details

Posted: 4/29/2019
Expires: 5/16/2019

Job Title: Production Control Specialist
Job Type: Exempt
Job Code: PCSP19
Location: Garfield Heights, OH
Department: Production Operations
Reports to: Production & Inventory Control Manager

A Production Control Specialist job in Garfield Heights, OH is currently available at Automated Packaging Systems.  


You will be responsible for monitoring and coordinating printing press production activities to ensure on-time completion and delivery to the customer.  To be considered, you should have at least two years of experience in production scheduling and planning and control processes in a manufacturing environment with printing presses.


  • Planning and establishing printing press production schedules, monitoring materials inventories, tracking progress of production, and reviewing factors which affect production schedules for all departments.
  • Utilizing production capacity and identifying constraints.  This includes level loading the schedule as needed, reviewing, printing and maintaining shop orders, and coordinating the movement of film.
  • Processing requests and adjusting schedules for re-issue orders, expedites, change shipment notices, press approvals, samples and rush air shipments. 


  • Must be skilled in MS Office including Word, PowerPoint, MS Excel, etc.
  • Must be skilled in using a computerized ERP/MRP system including all master data, and item specific planning data
  • Must have experience setting up a schedule in a system and have an understanding of how the schedule works within the entire ERP system.
  • Must understand system shortage reports and accurately ascertain critical path issues preventing production from being started.
  • Must demonstrate strong organizational and time management skills with keen attention to detail.
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong numerical analysis and data management skills.
  • 2 – 4 years' related experience in production scheduling and planning and control processes in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of Printing Press capabilities.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing, production, and inventory control functions.
  • Experience in the application of Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement tools and methodologies, including root cause corrective action.


If you’re interested in the Production Control Specialist in Garfield Heights, OH, please apply via the “Apply” link.

Scott Brokos, Talent Acquisition Specialist

Automated Packaging Systems, Inc.
10175 Philipp Parkway
Streetsboro, OH 44241

Phone: 330-528-2772
Fax: 330-528-2485