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Manufacturing Planner / Entry-level / Make and Buy Planning / Orlando,

Orlando, Florida

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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.

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Here, the possibilities are endless because we offer:

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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.

  • Strategic

    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

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    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.

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Job Responsibilities

Manufacturing Planner / Entry-level / Make and Buy Planning / Orlando,

Orlando, Florida

Job ID: 530640BR Date posted: Jul. 20, 2020 Locations: Orlando, FloridaProgram: MFC PPC Description:Works in the Production Planning and Control organization as a Scheduler, Make, Buy or Bill of Materials (BOM) Planner.

Individual could be assigned to Program or Manufacturing Operations.

Program Planning:
Individual will be responsible for the oversight of one or more of the various elements of program planning for Fire Control or Tact Missile program(s) including release of purchase orders to Supply Chain Management for materials needed on the program. This position could include monitoring engineering changes and creation/updates to bills of material. Monitoring production schedules from various manufacturing centers here in Orlando as well as Ocala.
Work outside of the normal operating hours may be required.

Manufacturing Planning:
Individual will fill the requirement for a Factory Operations Manufacturing or Make Planner in one of four Production Operations Centers. Responsibilities will include scheduling and integrity of the MRP system for all assigned assemblies. Status and reporting of manufacturing build. Effective management of kit issues and fulfillment of hardware needs to support manufacturing build. Effective factory implementation and cut-in of engineering and process changes. Prioritization of work flow in partnership with manufacturing supervision and industrial engineering team members.


Work outside of the normal operating hours may be required.

MFCPO

MFCProdOpsQMS
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education.

Past experience with Make and Buy Planning, manufacturing and and/or Make Planning experience

Demonstrate proficient knowledge of computer systems, databases, and programs

Very good organization and communication skills

Demonstrate strong analytical, problem solving, and multitasking skills

Possess knowledge of lean manufacturing

Knowledge of Material Management and Accounting System (MMAS)

Must have the ability to obtain Secret security clearance.
Desired Skills:
Degree from an accredited college in the field such as supply chain management, operations management, or business SAP ERP experience

Excellent communication skills

Demonstrated ability to work with multiple levels of management, industry, peers, a represented workforce or business.

Inventory Control and material handling knowledge.

Experience with material requirements and Dock/Receiving/Warehouse/Shipping areas

Green belt trained and or certified

Ability to understand engineering drawings and parts lists

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) certification 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: 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.Clearance Level: Secret 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: 4 yr and up CollegeBusiness Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROLRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: Manufacturing Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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