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are with Lockheed Martin Space.
At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the
world and every day we use our unique skills and
experiences to create, design and build solutions to
some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems.
Our culture encourages employees to dream big,
perform with excellence and create incredible
products. We provide the resources, inspiration and
focus and if you have the passion and courage to
dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with
Did you ever think that you would be able to impact
programs that put astronauts on Mars, create 3D
printed satellites, launch payloads that learn in orbit,
or that develop national defense systems? Space
technology connects millions of people around the
world and we are accelerating tomorrow’s
breakthroughs to help our customers stay ahead in
an ever-changing world. As a manufacturing planner,
you will have the opportunity to use your education
and experience to take on formidable challenges and
become an integral part of our team as we build
new, and maintain current, state of the art engineering facilities.
Summary of Key Duties for this position:
- Perform the Make, Buy, and/or Bill of Material
(BOM) planning activities associated with
Manufacturing Requirements/Resource Planning
- Accomplish one or multiple manufacturing activities
within various manufacturing functions.
- Maintain production systems integrity to drive
inventory optimization to minimize cost.
- Expedite and optimize material flow through the
supply chain to meet customer requirements.
- Coordinate with Manufacturing and Operations
management to provide shop floor control on make
parts, analyze and control production schedule and
- Execute schedule plans; provide timely status and
expedite or work around plans to preserve schedule
- Coordinate with Senior Level production planners and
supply Chain Stakeholder including Procurement and
Operations Management to determine appropriate
time phased plan for procured parts.
- Execute processes to ensure deliverables meet
production schedule requirements.
- Maintain MRP parameters including lead times and
lot sizes and coordinate with Engineering and Change
Board Rep to make associated changes to the BOM.
Benefits of Employment:
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin
fosters an inclusive work environment that
encourages differences and big-picture thinking.
Our employees play an active role in strengthening
the quality of life where we live and work by
volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here
are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
- Paid time off
- Work/life balance
- Career development
- Mentorship opportunities
- Rewards & recognition
Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s
competitive and comprehensive benefits
benefits>Learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
- Bachelors degree from an accredited college in
related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined
- Special access is required to support the program, the selected candidate must be a U.S. Citizen
- Must be able to obtain security clearance.
- Understanding of Manufacturing Resource Planning
methods and processes.
- Demonstrated experience communicating/briefing
managers, employees, and customers to maintain a
sustainable working relationship.• Lean Six Sigma/Green Belt Certification.
- Knowledge of manufacturing tools and systems.
- Experience using SAP.
- Experience engaging with cross functional teams
including technicians, manufacturing engineers,
process engineers, quality, production leads, supply
chain process owners, and program engineering.
- Experience participating in process
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.
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