Wabtec Corporation

Plattsburgh, NY


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at:

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.


Manages the flow of assigned product lines into and through the plant including the following activities: material scheduling, production scheduling, and ERP alignment


  • Ensure daily production requirements are achieved to meet customer expectations
  • Data Analysis to support material supply and finished goods demand
  • Follows up on Production schedule and prioritizes job-orders for production optimization
  • Maintains shortages and communications with Production
  • Follow-up as required with all teams to expedite flow of materials and documents to meet production schedule and customer expectations
  • Interacts with shop floor management daily to resolve issues regarding manufacturing efficiencies or additional information as requested from Customer Service and Manufacturing
  • Communicates with Buyers to ensure on-time delivery of materials
  • Maintain daily productivity/workflow reports
  • Work closely with internal departments such as Master Scheduler, Operations, Customer Service, Productions Technicians, Quality, Finance and Engineering as required
  • Provides accurate sales and late deliveries forecasts (3 months forecast) and report status on a weekly basis
  • May be asked to perform other duties as required



  • College Degree or equivalent work experience preferred


  • From 3 to 5 years of relevant experience preferred


  • Proficient understanding of Oracle system or any other ERP systems
  • Proficient with the MS Office products and Excel (V-Lock Up and Pivot Table) strong computer skills


  • Set the example by actively contributing to department and company goals
  • Take initiative and seek additional training or direction as needed
  • Build quality into work.  Ensure processes are consistent with company objectives. 
  • Make suggestions for improvements in areas of cost reduction, processes, quality and productivity.
  • Proactive
  • Must be able to prioritize workload on a daily basis and effectively coordinate with peers’ activities related to the material planning.
  • Must be able to transition quickly between working independently and as a strong team player
  • Investigative skills
  • Attention to detail and good follow-up and follow through skills
  • Must be able to work on-site; remote work not available for this position.


Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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About the company

Industry: Industrial: Equipment Manufacturing

At Wabtec, we are in the business of realizing potential. Our employees are the architects of the future. Go just about anywhere and you’ll find us. If you want to move and improve the world, start here.