Analyst, Production Planning/Scheduling (Material Planner)
Company: Aerojet Rocketdyne
Posted on: November 24, 2022
Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-class developer and manufacturer of
advanced propulsion and energetics systems for customers including
the U.S. Department of Defense, NASA and other agencies and
companies, both in the United States and abroad. Our markets
include space, where we provide a full range of propulsion and
power systems for launch vehicles, satellites and other space
vehicles; strategic missiles; missile defense; and tactical systems
and armaments. Our propulsion systems, both liquid- and
solid-fueled, have been at the heart of virtually every major U.S.
space and missile program since the dawn of the space age. Visit
our website at www.rocket.com for more information on our company,
our people, and our mission.
We are seeking a Material/Production Planner to join our Redmond,
WA facility. In this role, you will collaboratively support
Integrated Product Teams (IPT) to produce quality space hardware on
time and on budget.
As a Material/Production Planner, you will analyze MRP supply and
demand requirements for both production and development programs.
You will work directly with Assembly, test, engineering, program,
and procurement personnel on a daily basis. Additionally, this
position works directly with other MRP analysts to coordinate
hardware requirements for various programs.
WHY JOIN US
What we can offer you:
Inspiring Company Culture - Our people support each other and work
together to leave an indelible impact -on our nation's aerospace
and defense legacy. Read more about our culture: Careers - Aerojet
Rest and Relaxation -- 3 weeks of vacation to start plus separate
sick allowance. 9/80 schedule providing for longer weekends. Annual
week-long holiday company closure, plus company paid holidays.
Comprehensive Health Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, Health
Savings Accounts, and Wellness
Prepare for the Future - 401(k) with company match
Professional Development - Tuition assistance program, Employee
recognition program, and Leadership development program
Employee Resource Groups - Local and Enterprise employee-led
volunteer groups to create community, awareness, impact, and to
support a culture where everyone belongs. -
Beautiful Campus - Large campus with forested trail, basketball
court, fitness center, covered bicycle parking, and outdoor
This position may be filled at this level or one level higher.
Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)
Working under general supervision, the successful candidate will
work in a dynamic, highly engineered product environment with
changing requirements and schedules, and be able to effectively
interface with all levels of personnel, and have the ability to
plan, organize, and track work assignments.
40% - Use internal ERP system (Oracle) to plan and execute program
schedules. Analyze program manufacturing bill of materials (MBOM)
and schedules for the manufacturing, assembly, and test of
hardware. Maintain and generate Program Planning Requirements,
release supplier requisitions and shop orders for both MBOM and
independent demand requirements. This also includes the
identification of supply chain shortages to ensure velocity is
maintained during the fabrication, assembly, and test cycle.
Identify and initiate Program Inventory Surplus/Close Out.
20% - Track both raw materials and finished parts through assembly
and shop areas. Coordinate with other organizations as needed to
ensure that schedule commitments are being met. Interface with
Program and Master Schedulers in support of the Integrated
Production Master Schedule to resolve conflicts with other
programs. If schedule is impacted, will be able to understand and
communicate what is needed from the team to get back on track.
20% - Identify and communicate concerns and issues with potential
scheduling impacts. Use historical and forecast data, with the goal
of helping program teams reach optimum solutions to issues/concerns
involving internal and external customer requirements. Make
recommendations to your team on how schedules can be minimally
impacted. Relay information to the Integrated Product Team (IPT)
10% - Lead weekly production status meetings.
10% - Participate in configuration control boards.
SECONDARY DUTIES: -Other duties as assigned.
Requires a Bachelor's in Business Administration, Operations
Management or other related discipline and at least three (3) years
of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and
experience. Must be familiar with ERP/MRP systems (Oracle
preferred) and have proficiency using Microsoft Word and Excel.
Good problem solving ability and strong written and verbal
communication skills are essential.
Requires U.S. Citizenship or status as a U.S. Person. Must be able
to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government
information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from
being able to meet this requirement.
Work Environment/Physical Requirements:
Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a
standard manufacturing environment and/or office setting and to use
standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and
to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may
occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require
minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and
vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing
and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. - May
require the ability to travel by air or auto. - May require the use
of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety
shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work
varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of
activities in the organization.
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