Production Planner & Scheduler

Celebrating 40 years of 'working' light, AOA Xinetics, part of Northrop Grumman's Aerospace Products business unit is a leader in developing challenging, mission critical electro-optical and opto-mechanical systems. Across its three Business Areas, AOX designs, manufactures and services optical & photonic solutions world-wide for both the industrial and government markets. Since its inception, AOA Xinetics has been providing customers with the highest quality products and services.

The Production Planning and Scheduler plans, prepares, issues and controls production schedules and coordinates with material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials timed to meet production requirements. Advises management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed. He/she schedules equipment and personnel, confirms material supply and demands, prepares work orders or purchase requests for the production or purchase of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements. Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, traffic, etc.; schedules and expedites the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders.

Basic Qualifications:

MRP system, stockroom, purchase requisition and scheduling experience.

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