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Lockheed Martin Manufacturing Planner / Orlando, FL in Orlando, Florida

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

Coordinates with Procurement and Operations Management to determine appropriate time-phased plan for procured parts. Utilizing MRP reports, Follow actions in the supply chain to ensure material is ordered and delivered to meet production requirements, the subsequent process of the supply chain.

Coordinates with Manufacturing and Operations Management to determine appropriate lot sizing strategy for make assemblies, analyzes requirement and executes the MRP plan by releasing work orders, ensures implementation of engineering changes to assemblies, and provides timely status to ensure operating schedules are met.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Business with a concentration on Supply Chain, Operations Management or related discipline.

Strong experience in a Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) based operating system.

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Demonstrated ability to work with multiple levels of Management, industry peers, a represented workforce and internal and external customers.

Ability to obtain a security clearance.

Must have a strong working knowledge of Material Management and Accounting System (MMAS)

Proficient in MS Office

Must have APICS CPIM Certification or commitment to obtain such within 18 months of beginning assignment.

Strategic thinker with lean manufacturing focus (MFC Greenbelt certified or equivalent)

Subject Matter Expert in a PP&C (Production Planning and Control) specific field

Desired Skills:

SAP ERP experience

Excellent communication skills

Demonstrated ability to work with multiple levels of management, industry, peers, a represented workforce or business.

Experience with material requirements and Dock/Receiving/Warehouse/Shipping areas

Ability to understand engineering drawings and parts lists

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)

Black Belt trained/certified

Master’s Degree

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

Inventory Control and material handling knowledge



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