Northrop Grumman Staff Prod Plng and Scheduler in Redondo Beach, California
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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.
Assume a lead role in the procurement and manufacturing of Ground Support equipment/hardware. Provide manufacturing readiness and status (internal and external) to program management. Interface with external suppliers to solve manufacturing and/or piece part issues. Maintain constant communications with suppliers to ensure hardware quality and on time delivery. Prepares shop work orders for materials and product processing and coordinates with schedulers to ensure that items are being processed according to specifications and time requirements. Maintains progress reports, schedules, and other related records.
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Bachelors degree from an accredited institution with 15+ Years of experience in a manufacturing/production environment; 13+ Years with Masters degree
Basic knowledge/experience in sheet metal, printed circuit board, electronic box build and cable manufacturing
Ability to interface/communicate with multiple levels of leadership, clients, and vendors
Candidate must have, and be able to maintain, at least ONE of the following active U.S. Government security clearances: Dept of Defense Top Secret level with a background investigation date within 6 years OR SCI access with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within 5 years OR Dept of Energy Q clearance with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within 5 years
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems and SAP
STEM Degree (Science, Technical, Engineering or Mathematical)
Experience working hands-on in a production assembly line environment
Experience providing innovative techniques focused on improving product designs and tooling assemblies or equipment
Active SCI Clearance
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Job Category : Manufacturing and Production