Northrop Grumman Production and Planning Scheduler 3 in Redondo Beach, California

Northrop Grumman employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that directly impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 are the makers of history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems is currently seeking a Production Planning and Scheduler 2 to join the team. This position will be based in Manhattan Beach, CA. The ideal candidate plans, prepares, issues and controls production schedules and coordinates with material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials timed to meet production requirements. 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. Schedules equipment and personnel, confirms material supply and demands, prepares work orders or purchase requests for the production or purchase of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements. Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, traffic, etc.; schedules and expedites the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree with 6 years of experience; or a Masters degree with 4 year of experience

  • Experience formulating and executing solutions to production challenges

  • Experience reviewing Blueprints and Bill of Material

  • Ability to interface/communicate with suppliers

  • Experience using Solumina planning software, SAP and EPS procurement systems

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with hands-on electromechanical assembly

  • Advanced Excel skills 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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.