Computer literate / office
Education and Experience Requirements:
High School Diploma or GED. Bachelors degree preferred. Three (3) years experience in requirements planning, production planning, inventory control, manufacturing engineering. Extensive experience with computerized manufacturing planning systems.
Under general direction, perform the planning activities associated with supporting production, final phase and service procurement requirements operating within an MRP II environment (where applicable at sites). Audit and maintain planning information and associated part/material attributes database. Respond to changes in schedules and changes resulting from engineering changes. Communicate schedules, changes to schedules or changes to requirements to cognizant Procurement personnel or supplier operational personnel when appropriate. May work closely with all levels of operational personnel within Gulfstream and approved suppliers. Responsibilities include training other level Material Requirements Planners as required.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Essential Functions: 1. Work from a Master Schedule and independent demand sources to prepare purchase requisitions and plan supplier deliveries which support production schedules and comply with corporate inventory objectives. 2. Establish order code policies, maintain/manage supplier lead times and ensure accuracy of data elements which comprise a computer based MRP planning system. 3. Consolidate material requirements and issue schedule which support production and spare requirements to Subcontract Administrators or suppliers. 4. Analyze material requirements necessary to support production schedules in relation to supplier delivery schedules. Identify non-congruent schedules and work with responsible Purchasing personnel to take corrective action. 5. Sound application of requirements planning/inventory management techniques including Just In Time, reorder point and KANBAN strategies which integrate Spares, Manufacturing Operations, Purchasing, Engineering, Quality assurance and suppliers in a team environment. 6. Develop schedules and coordinate agreement with Engineering, Purchasing and/or suppliers those activities necessary to meet effective dates of Engineering change notices. 7. Prepare daily report which tabulates scheduling activity, rescheduling of purchase orders, and where appropriate contributions to cash flow. 8. Establish a working knowledge of the manufacturing process and a fundamental understanding of where his/her commodities enter the process.
Additional Functions: 1. Recommend changes to materials/purchasing procedures in response to changes in corporate strategy, enhanced technology, or supply chain strategies. 2. Modify planning and inventory parameters in response to production rate changes or external supply lead times within Corporate guidelines. 3. Learn and apply Lean concepts within functional responsibilities. 4. Perform other duties as assigned.
Other Requirements: 1. Comprehensive understanding and experience in current materials, purchasing and manufacturing principles and their application to supply chain management strategies. 2. Proficiency in reading or interpreting engineering drawings/specifications beneficial. 3. Demonstrated understanding of spreadsheet and database software. 4. Strong communication skills and thorough understanding of production & inventory control principles. 5. Good understanding of various supply chain strategies including JIT, Kanban, Min/Max. 6. Identify and resolve issues to maximize customer service at the least possible cost. 7. Frequent interaction with Purchasing, Engineering, Manufacturing, Material Control and Quality personnel. 8. Prepare status updates to Management on a routine basis.
Languages Required (in addition to English): None
Requisition Number: 96644
Percentage of Travel: None
Employment Type: Full-time
Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.
Long Beach, CA
Long Beach, California