General Atomics G

Production Planner

Found in: Jooble US

Description:
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

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.
Keeps management appraised of potential schedule or fiscal problems by tracking, reviewing and evaluating plans, schedules and/or budgets for inaccuracies, inconsistencies or interface/support problems. Analyzes task/project cost and/or schedule variances and informs management. Provides manpower resource planning and allocation.
Maintains Master Production Schedule and distributes to multiple other department leaders. Creates and maintains Sales Order and PIRs in SAP ERP system.
Generates manufacturing work orders using Material Requirement Planning (MRP) planned order requirements as well as generating purchase requisitions for outside process and outside manufacturing services.
Processes work orders and material transactions for non-conformance material dispositions. Interprets engineering change orders (ECO), implements dispositions affecting stock, work in progress, and NEXT assembly.
Moderates, participates and chairs meetings to present Program, Platform and Manufacturing schedule status to senior leadership, customer and various manufacturing support teams
Schedules equipment and personnel, confirms material supply and demands, and prepares purchase orders. Provides budgeting input and program funding tracking and pursuit
Responsible for all planning, monitoring, tracking, expediting and status reporting actions required to keep all supply and demand in line in a manner that supports the production schedule
Schedules and facilitates work center schedule dispatch in a manner that keeps manufacturing work in progress on pace for the correct priorities of the production schedule
Alerts and/or recommends solutions to operating or project management to deviation from established norms. Prepares milestone coordination and reports.
May develop and monitor overhead, capital, research and development, marketing and other budgets.
Interfaces with operating and support groups (Purchasing, Finance, QA) to collect data for preparation of schedules and reports as well as providing status reports to internal and external contacts. Works in close coordination with outside fabricators and processors.
May provide work direction to professional and/or support personnel.
Responsible for observing all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
Additional Functions Other duties assigned or required.

We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Typically requires a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Planning, Engineering, Production Control or a related discipline and ten or more years of progressive experience in planning, scheduling, budgeting and performance measurement. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education.
Must have extensive experience with SAP ERP systems. Candidate could be requested to exhibit his expertise during an interview.
Need working knowledge of all SAP transaction codes pertaining to production planning, material planning, and Master Production Scheduling (MPS).
Must have experience with master scheduling in SAP in a production environment.
High level of experience and knowledge of Microsoft Excel, at mid-high to advanced level is preferred

Formulas, Pivot tables, Look ups, Macros etc

Must have a complete understanding of manufacturing planning principles, theories and concepts as well as ability to understand accounting and manufacturing systems in a research or production environment and to apply advanced planning tools and techniques; and ability to read, interpret and explain engineering drawings.
Experience Planning in Low Rate High Mix Composite manufacturing environment is preferred
Must be customer focused and possess:

The ability to develop and communicate new concepts and apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment;
Ability to organize, schedule and coordinate work phases;
Ability to determine the appropriate approach at the project level and provide innovative solutions to a range of moderately complex technical problems;
Organization skills to maintain flow of work within the unit;
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills to interface with internal employees and external representatives and to accurately document, report and present;
Ability to maintain the strict confidentiality of sensitive information; and
Knowledge of computer operations and applications and word processing and spreadsheets.

Ability to work both independently and lead in a team environment is essential as is the ability to work extended hours as required.
US Citizenship required

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location_on San Diego, United States

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