Production Planner

Elite Technical is seeking a Production Planner for a long-term position with a highly regarded client in Palm Bay, FL. Based upon the nature of the work performed at this facility, any candidate seeking consideration for this role must be a U.S. citizen with the willingness and ability to obtain/maintain a DoD secret clearance.

In general, the selected candidate will be responsible for helping plan and execute production schedules to meet contractual deliveries. Work closely with Manufacturing Engineering, Materials Management, and Program Management to monitor production build schedule and actively work any risks for meeting schedule, including material delays and quality or production issues. Help plan and actively manage resources for manufacturing assembly support, as well as provide daily work priorities to program assembly teams. Work with other factory resources and ancillary support functions to coordinate the program build schedule with the factory schedule.
Responsibilities include:
• Deliver complete and accurate work that meets quality expectations by established timeframes
• Demonstrate problem-solving and proper application of tools, equipment, processes, and/or procedures
• Clearly and effectively share information using oral and written communication skills
• Implement improvements to reduce waste and defects, streamline the way we do work and better utilize employee time to deliver more customer value
• Review production documentation and area work flows

Required Skills

• Bachelor's degree preferred, 2+ years of related experience
• Proficient in use of Microsoft Office suite applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
• Experience in utilizing electronic MRP (Materials Requirement Planning System), preferably Cognos or equivalent
• Experience with multi-level system assembly, including configuration requirements
• Highly interactive, willing to work in team environment
• Willing to provide task/work instruction
• 1st shift but willing to work off shifts and overtime

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Palm Bay, FL



Anticipated Start Date

Monday, September 10, 2018

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Anticipated Duration

12+ months

Date Posted

Monday, August 20, 2018

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