Manufacturing Planner / Make and Buy Planning / Orlando, FL

Works in the Production Planning and Control organization as a Scheduler, Make, Buy or Bill of Materials (BOM) Planner.

Individual could be assigned to Program or Manufacturing Operations.

Program Planning:
Individual will be responsible for the oversight of one or more of the various elements of program planning for Fire Control or Tact Missile program(s) including release of purchase orders to Supply Chain Management for materials needed on the program. This position could include monitoring engineering changes and creation/updates to bills of material. Monitoring production schedules from various manufacturing centers here in Orlando as well as Ocala.
Work outside of the normal operating hours may be required.

Manufacturing Planning:
Individual will fill the requirement for a Factory Operations Manufacturing or Make Planner in one of four Production Operations Centers. Responsibilities will include scheduling and integrity of the MRP system for all assigned assemblies. Status and reporting of manufacturing build. Effective management of kit issues and fulfillment of hardware needs to support manufacturing build. Effective factory implementation and cut-in of engineering and process changes. Prioritization of work flow in partnership with manufacturing supervision and industrial engineering team members.
Work outside of the normal operating hours may be required.

Basic Qualifications
Past experience with Make and Buy Planning, manufacturing and and/or Make Planning experience
Demonstrate proficient knowledge of computer systems, databases, and programs
Very good organization and communication skills
Demonstrate strong analytical, problem solving, and multitasking skills
Possess knowledge of lean manufacturing
Knowledge of Material Management and Accounting System (MMAS)
Ability to obtain security clearance.

Desired skills
Degree from an accredited college in the field such as supply chain management, operations management, MIS, industrial engineering or business
Excellent communication skills
Demonstrated ability to work with multiple levels of management, industry, peers, a represented workforce or business.
Inventory Control and material handling knowledge.
Experience with material requirements and Dock/Receiving/Warehouse/Shipping areas
Green belt trained and or certified
Ability to understand engineering drawings and parts lists
APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) certification

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Job Location(s): Orlando Florida

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