Lockheed Martin Manufacturing Planner in Santa Cruz, California

Performs the Make, Buy and / or Bill of Material (BOM) planning activities associated with Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP) transactions. Performs multiple manufacturing activities within various manufacturing functions (i.e., releasing orders, coordination of schedule, etc.). 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 planning to provide shop floor control on make parts, analyzes and controls production schedule and capacity requirements, executes the plan, provides timely status and expedites or works around plans to preserve schedule. Coordinates with Supply Chain Stakeholders including Procurement and Operations Management to determine appropriate time phased plan for procured parts and executes processes to ensure deliverables meet production schedule requirements. Maintains MRP parameters including lead times and lot sizes and coordinates with Engineering and Change Board Rep to make the associated changes to the BOM.

Basic Qualifications *Proficient usage and understanding of Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Excel Macros and PowerPoint. *Project/production planning experience. *Problem solving skills.

Desired skills Experience with SAP Experience with planning tools (ex: MS Office, MS Project) Excellent oral/written communication skills Well organized with ability to prioritize multiple tasks Ability to understand how their direct inputs affect larger picture. Change Agent Flexible and Adaptable to changing environments. Good presentation skills

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Job Location(s): Santa Cruz California