Distribution Scheduler

Who is Oatey?

Since 1916, Oatey has provided reliable, high-quality products for the residential and commercial plumbing industries. Our purpose is to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives.

The Oatey family of companies are Oatey, Cherne, Keeney, Quick Drain, Hercules, Dearborn, GF Thompson, William H. Harvey, Masters, Contact, Belanger, and Lansas.

Our brands are synonymous with quality, integrity, and trust in the plumbing industry.

Position Summary Coordinate the upfront scheduling of work according to company and customer requirements and execute the strategic deployment of orders to shipping locations. Monitor shipping schedule to assure balanced work areas are successful and productive. Position Responsibilities Confirm orders and schedule pickups for large customers. Manage customer relationships and maintain direct responsibility for the success of key measurable items (e.g., on-time performance, fill rate, back order fulfillment, fine reduction). Deploy orders from mainframe WMS system to the shipping system in a manner that provides consistent flow of work to the shipping sites in proper sequence to fulfill customer requirements and on-time accuracy. Plan export shipments; ensure proper documentation and shipping rules apply. Daily deploy Hot Rush shipments. Ensure all orders are released to Scale and fulfilled on the same day. Deploy timely transfer orders to warehouse and plant locations. Establish schedule for consistent moves of transfers that blend into daily workflow without disrupting the fulfillment of customer orders. Work with transportation providers (3rd party and direct suppliers) to ensure timely pickups, trailer switches and on-time performance to customers. Assist in maintaining the safety and security of the Distribution Center in the dispatching of inbound and outbound carriers. Work with DC team to identify and implement changes to the planning process for improved service and operational efficiencies. Assist and/or lead special projects, such as product launches, line resets, etc. Other duties as assigned. Knowledge and Experience One (1) year related work experience with basic knowledge of supply-chain logistics. Previous experience with warehouse management systems with ability to learn WMS Systems. Basic understanding of OSHA & DOT rules and regulations and company safety policies related to hazardous materials labeling, storing, shipping, etc., with thorough knowledge of site security and emergency plans. Computer literacy in PC applications including Word and Excel. Good communication skills, both verbal and written. Education and Certification High School Diploma or GED required.At Oatey we are committed to help our Associates grow their career. Apply today and grow with Oatey!


Why Oatey?

  • At Oatey, our purpose has always been to deliver quality, build trust and improve lives.
  • We value Collaboration, Integrity, Respect, Courage, Leadership, and Excellence above all else.
  • We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion - acknowledging, valuing, and leveraging the unique experiences and perspectives of our associates.
  • Our vision is to continue to grow as a market leader, to enrich the lives of our Associates, and to foster an inclusive environment in every regard.
  • Our purpose, mission, and vision are not possible without the right people, and we are committed to fostering an inclusive, engaging, and rewarding environment for our Associates.
  • Oatey has a total rewards philosophy which encompasses compensation, benefits, work-life effectiveness, recognition, performance management, tuition reimbursement, mental health wellness, and talent development.


Oatey Total Rewards

  • Unlimited time off for salaried Associates
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability income protection coverage at no cost to associates
  • Paid Maternity and Paid Parental Leave
  • Annual Cash Profit Sharing (discretionary)
  • Health Insurance for our associates’ averages $100 or less a month (single coverage)
  • Generous benefits including up to $2,880 company contribution to Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) with a 5% company match
  • Tuition reimbursement in an environment that encourages advancement
  • Associate well-being benefits including CALM App and robust EAP offering
  • Recognized for our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Oatey family of companies are an equal opportunity employer committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We recruit, employ, promote, and offer competitive pay for all jobs without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.