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Northrop Grumman Prncpl Prod Plng and Scheduler in Chandler, Arizona

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Northrup Grumman is currently seeking a Product Planning & Scheduler to provide planning support for our Launch Vehicle Division in Chandler, AZ.

Job Description:

Coordinates purchase requisitions and manufacturing orders based on program/manufacturing needs and existing inventory.

Coordinates with other departments to ensure appropriate routing, scheduling, and availability of components, assemblies and all materials necessary to support the bill of material and program requirements;

Plan, issue and control material demands in order to meet production scheduling requirements

Advise management of status of work in process, material availability and potential production problems to ensure that materials are available as needed

Participate in interdepartmental meetings with Program Management, Quality, Manufacturing, Purchasing, Engineering, Receiving and Stockroom

Coordinate material movement between stockroom and production areas

Create Procurement Requisitions and Manufacturing Orders

Controls excess, insufficient, or deficient materials. This may require working with, Engineering, Program Managers, Buyers, or Quality Engineers

Provides input, based on materials availability, to the Master Scheduler Ability to work in a team environment


Basic Qualifications:

Minimum of 6 Years experience with Bachelors; 4 Years with Masters

or equivalent experience in lieu of degree.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experienced professional with a full understanding of the planning, as well as other disciplines such as Master Production Scheduling

Experience using Material Requirements Planning Systems

Ability to work independently with minimal guidance

Strong verbal and written communication skills, and attention to details

Technical skills required; Excel, Power point, and Word

Experience with Costpoint/Deltek, a plus

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Manufacturing and Production