At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Production Planner and Scheduler.
Plans, prepares, issues and controls production schedules and coordinates with material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials timed to meet production requirements within an engineering organization. Advises management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed. Schedules equipment and personnel, confirms material supply and demands, prepares work orders or purchase requests for the production or purchase of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements. Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, traffic, etc.; schedules and expedites the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders. Parts integration support for the engineering test environment, will report to the Section Manager of Engineering Property at the Palmdale Center of Excellence.
Must have a Bachelor's Degree with 3 years of experience or a High School Diploma/GEDwith 7 years of experience in lieu of a degree.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance and Special Program Access as required.
Knowledge of MS Office Suite (Excel, Powerpoint, Word and Outlook)
Must have working knowledge of an enterprise resource planning system
Experience in a DoD procurement / material planning environment
Must have the ability to communicate with various levels of leadership
Experience within a fast paced environment striving to meet schedule / milestones
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.