P-3 Industrial Engineer / Planner / MS ProjectLake Charles, LA

Requisition ID: R10163436

  • Category: Engineering

  • Location: Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: SAP

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: Days (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time

  • Positions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. From global defense to sustainment and modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality. Our programs are built on equal parts of curiosity and collaboration. Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people around the world. With Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define your career, now and in the future.

Are you ready to put your experience to work at Northrop Grumman? If so, our Defense Systems Sector wants you to join our Team as an Industrial Engineer. This position is located in Lake Charles, LA.

You will support our P-3 program at our Depot location. P-3 is a Customs and Border Protection program under the Department of Homeland Security. You will use your experience to support the Depot in successfully providing service for this critical program.

Your duties include:

  • Advise 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

  • Create, maintain, and update status on Master Production Schedules in support of the P-3 program

  • Export schedule data and working with responsible parties to gather and report schedule status and labor charging to customers on a bi-weekly reporting cycle

  • Analyze and identify schedule critical and driving path

  • Use shop floor MES systems to align program schedules with the manufacturing/production system

  • Work with operations management to develop over and above document estimates

  • Evaluate project performance using the theory of constraints

  • Conduct studies pertaining to performance control, cost reduction, and schedule status

Basic Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering or similar and a minimum of 2 years of direct relevant experience; 0 Years with Masters in IE or related discipline

  • Demonstrated ability/proficiency with MS-Office, Excel & MS Project

  • Ability to make decisions that impact the organization’s credibility, operations and services

  • Ability to prioritize and adjust tasks to accomplish the project result

  • Able to work in both external and internal environmental conditions

  • Ability to obtain/maintain the required Dept of Homeland Security SSBI Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of CPM (Critical Path Method) Scheduling

  • Knowledge of Earned Value Management (EVM) performance measurement techniques

  • A current Secret Clearance.

Salary Range: $68,500 - $102,700

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.