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Production Scheduler

Req ID:  8508
Remote Opportunities:  Onsite

We use technology to solve problems in spaces, light, and more things to come… for our customers, our communities, and our planet. 
Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) is a market-leading industrial technology company. We use technology to solve problems in spaces, light, and more things to come. Through our two business segments, Acuity Brands Lighting and Lighting Controls (ABL) and the Intelligent Spaces Group (ISG), we design, manufacture, and bring to market products and services that make a valuable difference in people’s lives.  
We are positioned at the intersection of sustainability and technology. Our businesses develop technology that helps save our customers energy and reduce their carbon emissions. We achieve growth through the development of innovative new products and services, including lighting, lighting controls, building management solutions, and location-aware applications. 


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Job Summary

As a Production Scheduler at our Lighting company, you will be responsible for optimizing cell efficiency by coordinating and scheduling production activities to meet demand. You will prioritize customer orders to ensure on-time delivery and exceptional service. Your role will involve identifying potential roadblocks in the production process and implementing solutions to maintain a smooth workflow. Additionally, you will be expected to demonstrate strong analytical skills by presenting dashboard reports to highlight key performance indicators for the production schedules. Your ability to effectively manage resources and respond quickly to changing production requirements will be crucial to your success in this role. Influences thru CX interactions to improve customer satisfaction.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities (Essential Functions)

  • Creating and maintaining production schedules to meet customer demand on time.
  • Ensures Production Schedule to be produced on time.
  • Risk Management: Identifying and mitigating potential risks to production schedules, such as supply chain disruptions, equipment breakdowns, or labor shortages.
  • Proper reschedule of orders based on production Date.
  • Efficient scheduling of orders based on production dates using ACP system, serving as the communication pathway to inform customers and customer care about their order status.
  • Commit production schedule dates on time for COR, BOR and Expedite requests in 10 days working days horizon.
  • Helps to monitor production capacity to ensure that it aligns with Supply Plan. This involves adjusting schedules as needed to accommodate changes in production volume.
  • Order Management. Coordinating and prioritizing customer orders, ensuring that they are processed and fulfilled according to scheduled plan.
  • Optimize the schedule for cell efficiency.
  • Serves as the primary point of contact  between Supply Chain and Customer Experience.

Skills and Minimum Experience Required

  • Production scheduler experience
  • Data analysis knowledge
  • Supply Chain knowledge
  • Strong communicator
  • Driving Execution
  • End User Focus
  • Decision Making
  • Sharing Responsibilities


  • Bachelor's degree
  • 3 years of experience in similar roles

We value diversity and are an equal opportunity organization.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnic or national origin, disability, pregnancy, and religion.


Any unsolicited resume submitted to Acuity Brands by a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine, or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees or to the Acuity Brands resume database, shall be deemed the property of Acuity Brands. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any hiring resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.


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