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Manufacturing Planner Early Career

Camden, Arkansas

Camden, Arkansas

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Job ID: 664425BR Date posted: Apr. 04, 2024 Program: HIMARS
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking a Manufacturing
Planner Early Career to join our Camden,
Arkansas location.

Key responsibilities:

• Monitor program schedules to assure orders
are placed into production to meet need.
• Create/monitor reports for program.
Coordinate material needs with expediter and
• Investigate inventory discrepancies. Advise product management of the status of material
availability and potential production problems
to ensure that personnel, equipment and
services are provided as needed.
• Confirms material supply and demand.
Coordinates interdepartmental activity to other
warehouses on the complex and MFC sites.
Expedites stock transports from site to site.
• Assists management in resolving problems
concerning over shipments, shortages,
engineering changes and traceability.
• Maintains MRP parameters including lead
times and lot sizes and coordinates with
Engineering and Change Board Rep to make
the associated changes to the Bill of Material

Camden is located in southern Arkansas and
about a two hour drive south from Little Rock,
AR. Relocating to Camden can be an appealing
choice for a variety of reasons. Here are some
compelling factors to consider:

• Affordable Cost of Living: Camden offers a
lower cost of living compared to many other
parts of the United States. Housing, utilities,
and everyday expenses are often more budget friendly.
• Natural Beauty: The area is known for its
scenic landscapes, with opportunities for
outdoor activities like hiking, fishing, and
camping in the nearby Ouachita National
Forest and other natural areas.
• Historic Charm: Camden has a rich history
and a well-preserved downtown area with
historic architecture, which adds to its charm
and offers a sense of nostalgia.
• Strong Sense of Community: Camden is
known for its tight-knit community and friendly
residents. It's a place where people tend to
look out for one another.
• Recreational Activities: The city offers a
range of recreational options, including golf
courses, sports facilities, and parks for
residents to enjoy.
• Proximity to Outdoor Activities: Camden's
location in southern Arkansas provides easy access to outdoor adventures, with
opportunities for boating, hunting, and
exploring the Ouachita River.
• Relaxed Pace of Life: For those seeking a
quieter and less hectic lifestyle, Camden offers
a more relaxed pace of life, making it an
attractive option for those looking to escape
the hustle and bustle of larger cities.
• Small-Town Feel: Camden provides a smalltown
atmosphere with local businesses,
community events, and a genuine sense of belonging.
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelors degree from an accredited college in
a related discipline.

Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain
and maintain a Secret clearance.
Desired Skills:
Degree focused in Operations Management,
Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance,
or related field

Demonstrate strong analytical, problem
solving, and multitasking skills
Inventory Control and material handling

Excellent communication skills and ability to
work in a collaborative team environment
Clearance Level: None
Other Important Information You Should Know
Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.
Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.
Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.
Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
The application window will close in 90 days; applicants are encouraged to apply within 5 - 30 days of the requisition posting date in order to receive optimal consideration.
At Lockheed Martin, we use our passion for purposeful innovation to help keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges. Our people are some of the greatest minds in the industry and truly make Lockheed Martin a great place to work.

With our employees as our priority, we provide diverse career opportunities designed to propel, develop, and boost agility. Our flexible schedules, competitive pay, and comprehensive benefits enable our employees to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work. We place an emphasis on empowering our employees by fostering an inclusive environment built upon integrity and corporate responsibility.

If this sounds like a culture you connect with, you’re invited to apply for this role. Or, if you are unsure whether your experience aligns with the requirements of this position, we encourage you to search on Lockheed Martin Jobs, and apply for roles that align with your qualifications.
Experience Level: 4 yr and up College
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Program Planning
Type: Full-Time
Shift: First
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At Lockheed Martin, we apply our passion for purposeful innovation to keep people safe and solve the world's most complex challenges.

Mission-Focused Innovation: From aerospace to outer space to cyber space, you can solve the world's most complex challenges for our customers.

Foundational Values: Our culture of performance excellence, ethics, teamwork and inclusion is embedded in everything we do.

Diverse Career Opportunities with Meaningful Work: Grow your career and skills for life. Our technology-driven learning platforms and programs enable your development and agility.

Your Health, Your Wealth, Your Life: Our flexible schedules, competitive pay and comprehensive benefits enable you to live a healthy, fulfilling life at and outside of work.

Empowered to Be Your Best: Use your strengths to make a difference in the lives of one another, our customers, our communities and our planet.

Commitment to Sustainability: We foster innovation, integrity and security to preserve the environment, strengthen diverse communities and propel growth.

Here, the possibilities are endless because we offer:

  • Flexible Schedules, dependent on role
  • Levels: Student, Entry, Mid, Senior, Management
  • Locations: Nationwide & OCONUS Positions

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  • Collaborative

    There is no innovation without imagination. You bring new, different and exciting ideas to the table every day. You are committed to the success of your team.

  • Curious

    The ability to explore and drive new ideas. You think innovatively to come up with creative solutions to complex challenges.

  • Goal-oriented

    From planning and organizing to decision making, goal orientation produces impactful results. You set goals and strive to make things happen quickly and efficiently.

  • Proactive

    The ability to anticipate, plan and prepare for what lies ahead. You act rather than react to potential situations.

  • Problem Solver

    You work to tackle tough problems with complex solutions.

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    You observe, reflect and analyze processes to make more informed decisions.

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“Before I came to Lockheed Martin, I never thought I’d get these opportunities. The benefits available and the company’s value culture make it an incredibly supportive place to work, and I’m grateful to work somewhere that wants me to succeed. I hope to have a long career here making an impact, and I know I’ll be supported in doing that every step of the way.”

Ryan J., Enterprise Operations


  • Healthcare

    Medical, Dental and Vision coverage is available for employees who opt-in.

  • 401(k)/Retirement Plans

    Our 401(k) plan features generous matching and company contributions.

  • Professional Development

    We support our employees through mentoring, internal & external educational programs, networking, skills enhancement and career-building programs.

  • Maternity and Paternity Leave

    Our generous parental leave policies support your journey into parenthood. When you return to work, our facilities offer mother's rooms to support your transition and work/life balance.

  • Paid Time Off

    We offer PTO, paid holidays and paid time off for jury duty and military obligations.

  • Flex-time

    Depending on the position, we offer flexible work schedules.

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