Manufacturing Planner / Santa Barbara, CA

Description:We are looking for hunger, excellence, and awesomeness. Are you fearless and humble? Come to work at Santa Barbara Focalplane where people matter.

As the Manufacturing Planner you will be responsible for managing incoming material, structure of the builds, build schedules to meet the end item commitment date, and maintain system integrity for the program. You may also be asked to help support an SAP transition.

You will work in Production, Planning and Control as a scheduler, make, buy or bill of material (BOM) planner. coordinate interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, traffic, contracts administration, etc.; schedule and expedite the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders. This means you will need strong communication skills to work within and across production sites and vendors. You will need to evaluate engineering releases for cut in points and impact to the program.

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position. The Locale: Goleta is a city in southern Santa Barbara County, California. Goleta is part of the central coast region of California and offers lots of great scenery and is a great place to live and to raise a family. The region is known primarily for agriculture and tourism. Major crops include wine grapes, lettuce, strawberries, and artichokes. Goleta is near the University of California, Santa Barbara campus. Much of Goleta is considered to be a quiet suburban community while Santa Barbara tends to attract most of the tourists and the area's residents. Goleta is about 8 miles west of the city of Santa Barbara, along the coast (the coast runs east to west in this portion of southern California). Where can you drive to from Goleta? Goleta is 2 hours northwest of Los Angeles. San Francisco is about 5 hours to the north of Goleta. Las Vegas, NV is about 5 hours to the northeast.
Basic Qualifications:
Proficient utilization of databases, MRP software, and Microsoft suite.

Have good communication skills.

Demonstrated ability to work with and effectively present to multiple levels of management, industry peers, and customers (internal/external).

Demonstrated analytical, problem solving, and multitasking skills.

Must have lean manufacturing knowledge.

Ability to obtain a secret security clearance so must be a US Citizen.

Bachelor's Degree
Desired Skills:
APECS or SAP MRP systems knowledge/experience

Inventory Control and material handling knowledge

Knowledge of Material Management and Accounting System (MMAS) Elements

Ability to understand engineering drawings and parts lists

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) certification

Focal Plane Array or Dewar build knowledge
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
Proficient utilization of databases, MRP software, and Microsoft suite.

Have good communication skills.

Demonstrated ability to work with and effectively present to multiple levels of management, industry peers, and customers (internal/external).

Demonstrated analytical, problem solving, and multitasking skills.

Must have lean manufacturing knowledge.

Ability to obtain a secret security clearance so must be a US Citizen.

Bachelor's Degree
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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