Production Scheduler

Location: Daleville, Virginia
Opening ID: 31342
Job Family: Administrative Support
Date Posted: May 9, 2024


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

If you're considering a career with Altec, there's never been a better time to join us! Our company was founded on values that place the customer first and prioritize our people as our greatest strength. Over the years, those values and our talented associates have helped us to earn the trust and confidence of customers worldwide. Today, Altec is an innovative, financially sound company that sets the standard of excellence in design, manufacturing and service — and that's why we're the ideal place for you to grow your career.

Founded in 1929, Altec is a privately held company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. Altec specializes in the manufacture, sale and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes and specialty equipment for the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, construction, and light and signs markets. We help our customers dig deeper and reach higher in more than 100 countries around the world.



  • Responsible for managing an accurate production schedule in Oracle
  • Perform schedule adjustments as needed based on production capacity & component availability
  • May coordinate body and chassis orders and manages delivery schedule
  • Create and deliver schedule to production
  • Update schedule based upon product availability
  • Create purchase orders & process invoices for major components
  • Receive major components using Oracle
  • Coordinate and manage after-market processing for individual jobs
  • Support all Roanoke operations scheduling activities as needed
  • Make recommendations on product mix
  • Communicate with sales delivery date changes
  • May review job costs
  • May interact with Account Managers and customers on schedule and delivery of units
  • All other duties as assigned


  • High School Degree or equivalent required
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Microsoft Office Suite experience preferred; Excel & Word experience required
  • Oracle experience preferred
  • Supply chain and/or scheduling experience preferred

Should the selected candidate meet the qualifications of a more experienced level in the career path, the job level may be adjusted.


Altec offers a competitive salary that rewards performance and dedication, along with a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Program
  • Retirement 401(k) Traditional or Roth Program Options with Company Match
  • Vacation and Holidays
  • Parental Leave
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability Leave
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Employee Assistance and Mental Health/Substance Abuse Program
  • Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance including Hospital Indemnity, Critical Illness and Accident Insurance
  • Additional Wellness Programs and Rewards Available

EEO Statement

Altec Industries, Inc. and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers and maintain affirmative action plans to recruit, retain, develop, and promote qualified individuals without unlawful consideration of race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Altec strives to maintain a work environment free from unlawful discrimination and harassment, where associates are treated with respect and dignity.