37 UX One Role: Production Manager (Release 9.2 Update)

This chapter discusses:

37.1 Understanding the Production Manager UX One Role

The Production Manager role, and the associated UX One pages and components, enable users to:

  • Better plan, coordinate, and control manufacturing processes.

  • Ensure that goods and services are produced efficiently at the right cost and quality standards.

The Production Manager pages enable users to receive important alerts, analyze data, and act on the information they see.

Note:

The information provided for you in this documentation describes a specific UX One role, and the associated pages and components, that were delivered.

You can use these role, pages, components, queries, grid formats, and form layouts as they are delivered, or you can modify them to more closely meet the requirements of your organization.

See Section 1.1, "Understanding UX One Roles".

37.2 Prerequisites

Before using the Production Manager role (PRODMGRJDE), and the components listed in this documentation, your system administrator must complete the steps to associate the user ID with the PRODMGRJDE role.

After this setup is complete, the users who log in with this role will automatically see the pages for their role when they log in to the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne system.

See Setting Up a Role Relationship in the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools Security Administration Guide.

37.2.1 Prerequisite Reading

Before using the Production Manager role, you should have a complete understanding of the components and applications that are accessible from the pages. Additional, essential information is provided in the following JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Application guides:

37.3 Using the Production Manager UX One Role

You use the Production Manager role to access the Production Manager (P31002X|W31002XA) UX One page.

37.3.1 UX One: Production Manager Page

The Production Manager page (P31002X|W31002XA) enables users to:

  • Receive alerts regarding nonconforming material and purchase orders and work orders that are past their due dates.

  • Analyze required actions based on message type, message count, and engineering and actual variances.

  • Act quickly by easily accessing the Production Management programs.

To access the UX One Production Manager page, log in to the EnterpriseOne system using the Production Manager role.

This graphic illustrates the Production Manager page:

Figure 37-1 Production Manager

Description of Figure 37-1 follows
Description of ''Figure 37-1 Production Manager''

Watchlist Alerts

These alerts are based on EnterpriseOne programs. By default, the alerts are set up to use queries that are based on delivered demo data. Each of these queries is associated with a specific program version. To use a different query or call a different program version, you can modify these queries or create new queries that better meet your requirements. Additionally, these watchlists have been set up with specific warning and critical threshold values. You can adjust these values to meet your requirements.

This table lists and describes the watchlist alerts that are available on the Production Manager page:

Watchlist Alert Description
Nonconforming Material This alert tells users the number of test failures waiting for disposition.

This alert is based on the Work With Nonconforming Test Results program (P3703).

When you click the alert, the system displays the Work With Nonconforming Test Results form. The following form layout is available:

  • Supply and Demand Inquiry

Past Due Purchase Orders This alert tells users the number of purchase orders that are past their due date.

This alert is based on the One View Planning Analysis Inquiry program (P48290).

When you click the alert, the system displays the past due purchase orders on the One View Planning Analysis Inquiry form. The following form layout is available:

  • Where Used Diagram

The following grid format is available:

  • Simple

Past Due Work Orders This alert tells users the number of work orders that are past their due dates.

This alert is based on the One View Planning Analysis Inquiry program (P48290).

When you click the alert, the system displays the past due work orders on the One View Planning Analysis Inquiry form. The following form layout is available:

  • Where Used Diagram

The following grid format is available:

  • Simple

Other Schedule Threats This alert tells users the number of scheduled threats other than past due orders.

This alert is based on the One View Planning Analysis Inquiry program (P48290).

When you click the alert, Order & Expedite, Expedite, and Increase message types are displayed on the One View Planning Analysis Inquiry form. The following form layout is available:

  • Where Used Diagram

The following grid format is available:

  • Simple


For additional information about the programs accessed by these watchlist alerts, see One View Planning Analysis Inquiry (P48290) in the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Applications One View Reporting User Guide.

Charts

These charts are based on EnterpriseOne programs. By default, the charts are set up to render using queries that are based on delivered demo data. Each of these queries is associated with a specific program version. To use a different query or call a different program version, you can modify these queries or create new queries that better meet your requirements.

This table lists and describes the charts that are available on the Production Manager page:

Component Title Description
Pending Action by Message Type (P48290X|W48920XB) Use this chart to review the action to be taken based on the message type.

This chart is based on the One View Planning Analysis Inquiry program (P48290).

Message Count (P48290X|W48920XC) Use this chart to review the number of messages received in the last seven days.

This chart is based on the One View Planning Analysis Inquiry program (P48290).

Additionally, you can use the drop-down menu on the top of the chart to change the data that the system displays. You can select from these options:

  • Buyer

  • Planner

  • Planning Family

Top 10 Engineering Variances (P48270X|W48270XA) Use this chart to view the top 10 engineering variances by item and branch/plant.

This chart is based on the One View Work Order Cost Analysis Inquiry program (P48270).

Top 10 Actual Variances (P48270X|W48270XC) Use this chart to view the top 10 actual variances by item and branch/plant.

This chart is based on the One View Work Order Cost Analysis Inquiry program (P48270).


For additional information about the programs accessed by these charts, see Setting Processing Options for Receipts Review/Interim Payments (P40G200) in the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Applications One View Reporting User Guide.

Springboard Tasks

You use tasks to access EnterpriseOne programs and other UX One pages. These tasks are included in a springboard on the page.

This table lists and describes the tasks on the Production Manager page:

Task Description
Supply/Demand Inquiry Use this task to access the Supply/Demand Inquiry - Work with Supply and Demand program (P4021).
Shop Floor Workbench Use this task to access the Shop Floor Workbench - Work With Order Scheduling program (P31225).
Where Used Diagram Use this task to access the Where Used Diagram (P30002X).

See Viewing Item Information in the Where Used Diagram (P30002X) in the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Applications Product Data Management Implementation Guide.

Visual BOM Use this task to access the Visual Bill of Material (P30001X).

See Setting Processing Options for Visual Bill of Material (P30001X) in the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Applications Product Data Management Implementation Guide.

Costing Inquiry Use this task to access the Costing Inquiry - Work With Costed Bill program (P30206).

The following form layout is available:

  • Costing Inquiry

The following grid format is available:

  • Basic

Production Cost Inquiry Use this task to access the Production Cost Inquiry - Production Cost Inquiry program (P31022).
Work Center Load Review Use this task to access the Work Center Load Review (E313000).

See Setting Processing Options for the Work Center Load Review Calendar Program (PE313000) in the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Applications Shop Floor Management Implementation Guide.

Capacity Planning Use this task to access the Capacity Planning - Work With Capacity Message Summary program (P3301).

The following form layout is available:

  • Capacity Planning


For additional information about the programs accessed by these tasks, see these topics: