Lockheed Martin Manufacturing Planner Supervisor / Grand Prairie, TX in Grand Prairie, Texas

Lockheed Martin is seeking a Multi-Function Manufacturing Planning Supervisor for a position in Grand Prairie to work in the Production, Planning and Control organization as a Leader managing the Electrical Production Control Unit Team. Duties include:

Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, traffic, contracts administration, etc.

Schedules and expedites the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders.

Oversees management and staffing of 5+ direct reports (represented hourly).

Work outside of the normal operating hours may be required. Manages more than one functional area in Materiel, such as materiel planning and control, material handling, stores management, distribution, production control and shop floor support. Responsible for coordinating subordinate employee recruitment, selection and training, performance assessment, work assignments, salary, time approval, overtime distribution and recognition/disciplinary actions.

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position. The Locale: Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid-Cities” region in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate. This North Central region of Texas is a great place to live and to raise a family. The region is home to numerous colleges and universities to include University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Arlington, University of North Texas, Southern Methodist University, Southern Methodist University, and Texas Woman's University. The Mid-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth. These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB (Hurst, Euless and Bedford), NRH (North Richland Hills and Richland Hills), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller, along with multiple other smaller towns such as Trophy Club and Roanoke and together represent more people than either Dallas or Fort Worth.

Basic Qualifications Must have or be able to obtain a security clearance

Demonstrated ability to work with multiple levels of management, industry peers, a represented workforce and internal and external customers

Demonstrated proficient knowledge of computer systems, databases, and programs

Previous leadership experience

Understand the management of budgets

Related experience in material handling, control systems and Enterprise Resource (ERP) systems

Desired skills Experience supporting Material Management and Accounting System (MMAS)

Black Belt trained / certified

APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) certification

Ability to understand engineering drawings and parts lists

Knowledge of industry wide best practices and processes for managing material flow throughout the entire production supply chain

Inventory control and material handling knowledge

Excellent communication skills

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

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.

Job Location(s): Grand Prairie Texas