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Manufacturing Planner

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E3922:Manufacturing Planner
Job Description :
If you are seeking a career that has tremendous impact beyond any one individual and wish to be a part of a meaningful American institution, we invite you to learn more about the Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) program! For over 60 years, the FBM team has supported the Navy’s mission to provide affordable and credible strategic deterrence. We offer unique career opportunities and challenges on a program with a rich history and exciting future. We help keep this nation and our allies secure.

This position performs the Buy, Make and / or Bill of Material (BOM) planning activities associated with Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) transactions. Performs one or more multiple manufacturing activities within various manufacturing functions. Maintains production systems integrity to drive inventory optimization and minimize cost. Expedites and optimizes material flow through the supply chain to meet customer requirements. Coordinates with manufacturing and Operations Management to provide priority direction for shop floor, analyzes and controls production schedule and capacity requirements, executes the plan, provides timely status and expedites or works around plans to preserve schedule. Coordinates with Supply Chain Stakeholders including Procurement, Quality, Shipping & Receiving and Operations Management to determine appropriate time phased plan for procured parts and executes processes to ensure deliverables meet production schedule requirements. Maintains MRP parameters including lead times and lot sizes and coordinates with Engineering and Change Board Rep to make the associated changes to the BOM.

Although this position resides in Florida, it supports the FBM Program Reshaping transition from Sunnyvale, California to the Space Coast of Florida. To effectively provide training and knowledge continuity, this position requires work to be performed in Sunnyvale, California on a 4 to 6-month temporary duty (TDY) assignment.

Basic Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Industrial Engineering, Finance, or other related degree from an accredited university or college, plus 3 years of professional experience or equivalent years of experience within field in lieu of a degree.
- Proficient usage and understanding of Microsoft Office tools, including Word, Excel, Excel Macros and PowerPoint.
- Basic understanding of Material Requirements Planning (MRP) and of ERP systems (i.e. SAP)

Desired skills
- Experience with Planning & Scheduling tools (ex: SAP, MS Office, MS Project)
- Organization and Multi-tasking Skills
- Project/Production planning experience
- Ability to create and maintain Graphs, Charts, Burn Down Plans
- Capability to adapt quickly to change
- Experience and ability to present data, charts and/or status to senior management
- Works well in a team environment
- Problem Solving Skills
- Excellent Written and Verbal communication skills

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

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.

Job Location(s): Cape Canaveral Florida
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Program Planning
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Experienced Professional
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Cape Canaveral
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9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
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Cape Canaveral
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