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Manufacturing Planner

Apply Now Job ID: 542658BR Date posted: Oct. 23, 2020 City: ManassasState: Virginia
Description:Performs the Make, Buy and Bill of Material (BOM) planning activities associated with Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) transactions. Performs one or more manufacturing activities within various manufacturing functions. Maintains production systems integrity to drive inventory optimization to minimize cost. Expedites and optimizes material flow through the supply chain to meet customer requirements. Coordinates with manufacturing, test and operations management to maximize shop floor capacity and hours per unit efficiency. Develops manufacturing concepts and strategies to support business objectives. Analyzes production schedule, executes MRP to the plan and develop work around plans to preserve schedule. Specific tasks include:
• Forecast demand for final products
• Improve and maintain quality of the processes and products
• Ensures adequate stock levels
• Timely execution of supply documents
• Demonstrate positive planning and controls
• Demonstrates effective logistics, quality management
• Lead operations excellence team (OET)
• Automate processes with digital transformation
Basic Qualifications:

Establishing expectations, energizing and motivating team members and maintaining process accountability. Recognize opportunities and engage others to assess risk to achieve our key results. Establish, monitor and enforce compliance to cycle times. Interface with peers across the enterprise to leverage best practices. Minimize data integrity exposures impacting delivery performance.

Decision Making:

Recognizes a variety of concerns, risks and opportunities across work groups; determines whether action is needed and executes accordingly. Integrates data from a variety of sources; detects general trends, associations, and cause-effect relationships. Develops work around plans for addressing risks and opportunities and achieving desired outcomes. Generally formulates clear decision criteria; evaluates options by considering implications and consequences; chooses an effective option. Implements decisions or initiates action within established cycle time. Generally includes work group members and occasionally members of other work groups in the decision-making process as warranted to obtain accurate information, make the most effective decisions, and ensure buy-in and understanding of the resulting decisions.

Time Management:

Manages workload with the appropriate sense of urgency and impact to the business. Prioritize and delegate tasks based on criticality; adjusts priorities when appropriate. Proactively ensures resources (equipment and materials) are available per demand to meet contract schedule. Allocates own time to complete work and utilizes available resources (individuals, processes, departments, and tools) to complete work efficiently. Uses time effectively and seldom allows unrelated requests or distractions from interfering with work completion. Timely coordination for MRP generation, Hardware Program Controls Directive, Bill of Material, work instructions, serialization, work order closures and workflow failure issues.


Basic knowledge of assembly and production processes, manufacturing capabilities (e.g., composites, structures), and data needed for defining delivery configurations (e.g., design definition, program directives, engineering drawings and changes and MRP processes). Ability to differentiate between make/buy processes and requirements. Initiate timely interface resolution support to minimize impact to schedule or business.

First shift - ability to work overtime
Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a secret DoD security clearance.
Desired Skills:
• Demonstrated knowledge executing to production schedule
• Self-motivated with a demonstrated ability to be productive n a fast-paced, dynamic environment
• Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
• Demonstrated knowledge of change management and conflict resolution
• Ability to effectively interface and communicate with peers, customers and senior management
• 2+ years experience working in business systems:
○ Engineering Product Data Management (EPDM)
○ Systems, Application and Products (SAP) - Enterprise Resource Planning Tool
○ Procure 2 Pay (P2P)
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.Telecommute: The work associated with this position will be performed at the designated Lockheed Martin facility. Situational telecommuting may be considered and authorized at the discretion of your leader and based upon the role.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: 9x80 every other Friday offClearance Level: None 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. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: RMSRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Product SupportType: Full-TimeVirtual Location: no Shift: First Apply Now

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