Manufacturing Planner (entry level)

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Santa Cruz, CA, USA
Aug 21, 2019

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The coolest occupations on earth… or some other… are with Lockheed Martin Space. 


At the beginning of another space-age, Space is a pioneer, accomplice, trend-setter and manufacturer. Our astonishing people are set for having any kind of effect on the planet. Each and every day we utilize our remarkable abilities and encounters to specialty, plan and construct answers for a portion of the universes' hardest building issues. Our way of life urges workers to think beyond practical boundaries, perform with greatness and assemble staggering items. We give the assets, support, and core interest. You carry the energy and mental fortitude to imagine boundless conceivable outcomes and we'll assemble a superior tomorrow with you. 

It is safe to say that you are energetic about having any kind of effect? It is safe to say that you are searching for a development opportunity where you can apply your skill to a significant mission? We are an outstanding organization that will put space explorers on Mars, making 3D printed satellites, propelling payloads that learn in circle, and creating national barrier frameworks. Come, join our Manufacturing Planning group in the dynamic universe of Lockheed Martin Space. Here, we are driven by development and uprightness. By applying the most astounding gauges of business morals and a groundbreaking attitude, we think everything is inside our scope – and yours - as a Lockheed Martin worker. 

Our office in Santa Cruz, CA has a quick open door for a section level Manufacturing Planner to join our main goal. In this job you will bolster the Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) and Terminal High Altitude Air Defense (THAAD) programs playing out the Material Requirements Planning exercises of a Make Part Planner. Both of these projects assume an essential job in verifying our national barrier and offer one of a kind profession openings and difficulties as we work with our clients to create resistance that will safeguard officers, natives, and framework. 


Rundown of Key Duties for this position: 


  • You will oversee equipment and items through assembling and the production network, execution, and support of free-market activity in connection to make and purchase parts 
  • You will keep up creation frameworks respectability to drive stock enhancement to limit cost 
  • You will keep up Material Requirements Planning (MRP) parameters including material ace information and execution measurements 
  • You will facilitate and upgrade material course through the store network to meet client necessities 
  • You'll arrange with assembling to give shop floor control on make parts 
  • You will break down and control generation timetable and limit prerequisites and execute the arrangement 
  • You will give auspicious status and speed up work around designs to protect plan 
  • Arrange with Supply Chain Stakeholders including Procurement and Operations Management to decide suitable time staged arrangement for acquired parts 
  • You will execute procedures to guarantee expectations meet creation plan necessities 
  • You will keep up MRP parameters including lead times and parcel sizes and arranges with Engineering and Change Board Rep to make related changes to the Bill of Materials (BOM) 
  • You will keep up Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) framework honesty to drive material and creation calendars and execute forms per the MRP Command Media 
  • You will interface with assembling, building, quality, acquisition, and the executives, to give the opportune status of work items and additionally issue recognizable proof and goals 
  • You will distinguish and help create answers for an assortment of issues of moderate extension and intricacy 
  • Our representatives working in this degree of position normally have 0-3 years of expert experience. 



Fundamental Qualifications: 


  • Four-year college education or comparable experience/joined instruction 
  • Capable use and comprehension of Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Excel Macros and PowerPoint 
  • Undertaking/creation arranging knowledge 
  • Must be a United States native and have the option to acquire an administration exceptional status at the Secret level 


Wanted Skills: 


Incline toward a Bachelor's qualification in Business Administration/Management, Industrial Engineering, Engineering, or Supply Chain related degree 

  • 1-3 years of expert involvement in a related job 
  • Solid critical thinking aptitudes 
  • Solid relational abilities and compelling at structure connections 
  • Capacity to work under extremely broad supervision 
  • Involvement with arranging instruments (ex: SAP, MS Office) 
  • Fantastic oral/composed relational abilities 
  • Efficient with the capacity to organize different assignments 
  • Capacity to see how their immediate sources of info influence the bigger picture 
  • Capacity to be a change specialist 
  • Adaptable and versatile to changing conditions 
  • Great introduction aptitudes 

To advance the sharing of thoughts, Lockheed Martin champions a comprehensive workplace that empowers contrasts and enormous picture thinking. Our representatives assume a functioning job in reinforcing personal satisfaction where we live and work by volunteering over 850,000 hours every year. Advantages you can appreciate include: 





Paid downtime 

25 extended weekends 

Work/life balance 

Vocation advancement 

Mentorship openings 

Prizes and acknowledgment