Manufacturing Planner Senior / Troy, AL

Description:Works in the Production, Planning and Control organization as a
Scheduler, Make, Buy or Bill of Materials (BOM) Planner.
Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance,
manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control,
traffic, contracts administration, etc.; schedules and expedites
the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock
transfers and requests for shipping orders. Requires travel
and/or communication to all production sites and vendor
locations. Work outside of the normal operating hours may be

Liaison for Troy AUR areas to Program teams track, coordinate production scheduling & reporting

Coordinate with Make & Buy Planners, Operations and Program Leads for schedule changes & impacts due to such items as MRB, Rework, Work Arounds, Line Stoppage issues, Schedule Slips, etc.

Review shortage reports to identify potential constraints and impact to shop floor activity

Review and status capacity forecast and assist with Long Range Planning efforts

Early identification of shortages, increased ability for hands-on schedule maintenance and critical path management

Coordinate shop load sequencing and report current and near-term center loads and constraints & requirements to manufacturing management

Generate work around, recovery schedules, level load schedules as required for AUR activities as required to maintain alignment to IOP

Run and Co-Manage system reports (LOB, Block Status, Shortage, etc.) to ensure AUR shop floor activities are in line with the MPS

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.
The Locale: Troy, Alabama is located in the East Gulf Coastal Plains region of southeastern Alabama. Troy's climate is typical of areas along the Gulf of Mexico in that it has hot, humid summers and mild winters. Troy is a great place to live offering lots of things to do and has a small town charm. Troy is also a college town and is home to Troy University. Where can you get to from Troy? Troy is just under an hour south of Montgomery, Alabama. Troy is about 2.5 hours north of the Gulf of Mexico and Fort Walton Beach and Florida's Pan Handle. Troy is about three hours from Atlanta, GA.
Desired Skills:Black Belt trained / certified

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)

Control Account Manager (CAM) certified

Knowledge of industry wide best practices and processes for managing material flow throughout the entire Production supply chain.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) extensive user experience or implementation
Bachelors Degree.

Experience supporting MMAS (Material Management and Accounting System)

Demonstrate proficient knowledge of computer systems, databases, and programs

Understand the management of budgets. Excellent communication skills. Demonstrated ability to work with multiple levels of Management, industry peers, a represented workforce and internal and external customers.

Related experience in material handling, control systems and ERP systems.

Ability to assign projects to organizational unit by leading staff to meet critical schedules, resolve complex and time sensitive technical or operational issues.

Demonstrated ability to create, monitor and report on operations metrics.

Strategic thinker with lean manufacturing focus / (Greenbelt certified or in process).

Ability to obtain a secret security clearance and must obtain at least an interim secret security clearance prior to start.
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.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

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