Northrop Grumman Production Controller 2 - 2nd Shift in San Diego, California
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The Avionics & Tactical Networks team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Production Controller 2 based out of our Rancho Carmel facility in San Diego, CA.
The Avionics & Tactical Networks (ATN) business unit delivers complex equipment to enable modern battlefields and support aviation missions. Our focus is on the world of avionics, radio and electronic warfare product applications to enable networked communications. As part of the corporation's business focus area on Communications, we are the equipment
providers. Our team of communication systems experts is developing next-generation military communications, network architectures and support systems that enable network-centric operations for defense and homeland security customers worldwide..
What You'll Get To Do:
Maintain schedules for material requirements and availability for the manufacture of industrial and commercial products to support production control.
Compile records concerning quantity, cost, and type of material received, shipped, in stock or inventory, and/or in production.
Expedite flow of materials, parts, and assemblies within or between departments in accordance with production and shipping schedules.
Assist in determining possible and actual shortages may initiate action to correct these deficiencies.
Use knowledge of production, procurement, and engineering departments to alert proper authorities regarding potential problems and appropriate remedial action.
Estimate and log production rate and time expenditures and may be required to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet shipping dates.
Deliver stock or inventory to the manufacturing floor and/or supplies to business areas
Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.
Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.
Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.
High School Diploma and 2 years additional education and/or related experience.
Microsoft Office knowledge.
Strong Excel background.
Knowledge of SAP/R3 or similar ERP software.
General understanding of continues process improvement.
Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance.
Ability to frequently move and position objects weighing up to 40 lbs.
Must be able to move stock/inventory/materials around the manufacturing floor and various business units.
Must be able to support 2nd shift. 2nd Shift hours are from 3:30 pm - 1am.
Bachelors with 3 years related experience.
Knowledge of manufacturing work flow and MRP systems or similar.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Experience in electronics manufacturing is a plus.
What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:
Paid Time Off
Training and Development
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.