Sr Program Scheduler

Northrop Grumman - Beavercreek, OH4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $56,000 - $74,000 a year
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people?s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work ? and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they?re making history.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman is currently recruiting for a Sr Program Scheduler to work in our Beavercreek, OH location.

Position Responsibilities:
Serves as both Program Master Scheduler and Work Center Scheduler
Generates and Maintains Top Level Program Schedules
Supports Program Office in EACs/PMRs/Metrics
Inputs MRP Demand Signals
Plans, Prepares, Issues, and Controls Production Schedules
Generates/Manages Lock Down Schedules
Releases MRP Work Orders & Manages MRP Make Signals
Generates/Prints Production Paperwork
Coordinates Pick Lists w/ Stores
Ensures Ops has all Inputs (Paper/Tools/Materials/etc.)
Assists with Conveyance between Work Centers
Manages Prioritization for Conflicts
Manage Work Center Scheduling
Identify Backlogs & Scheduling Priorities
Coordinates all Customer Shipments with Logistics
Coordinates WIP Shipments (i.e. IWOs/outside services/etc.) with Logistics
Performs Risk Analysis, Critical Path Analysis, and MRP Logic Conflicts
Performs Work Order Variance Analysis; Review MRP Execution; Ensures Accuracy of Information; Reconcile Supply and Demand; Validates Master Scheduling Requirements
Understands Needs and Constraints of Manufacturing Shop Floor
Coordinates Interdepartmental Activity
Provides Detailed Information in Daily Ops & Management Meetings Relative to Schedules, Customer on Time Delivery Status, and Corrective Action Status.
Produces Data Reports as Required.
Works with Site Master Scheduler to Provide Inputs for Site Capacity & Facility Planning

Required Education & Experience:
BA/BS in Production Management, Business, Logistic Management, Supply Chain Management, or Mechanical/Industrial Engineering with 4 years related experience or Masters in Production Management, Masters in Supply Chain management, or Mechanical /Industrial Engineering with 2 years related experience.
Proficiency with Computer Automated Scheduling Systems (i.e. OpenPlan [Preferred], MS Project, Shop Floor Control Database/Software, etc.)
Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office, MS Project, Access and other office information systems; possess an understanding of software engineering terminology
Proficiency with ERP/MRP Systems
Experience with Shop Floor Control Systems (i.e. Dynafact [Preferred])
Experience in Lean Manufacturing Principles and Applications
APICS Certification [Preferred]

Competencies for Success:
Good Organization Skills and Ability to Work with Minimal Direction in a Changing Environment
High Energy, Results Oriented, Self-Motivated / Self-Reliant, Team Player
Strong Problem Solving Skills
Strong Interpersonal Skills with Ability to Interface with an Organization at all Levels
Ability to Work in a Dynamic, Fast Paced Environment
Ability to Multitask and Prioritize
Strong Attention to Detail
Initiative, Self-starter, Adaptable, and High Motivation for Excellence
Excellent Organizational, Communication, and Interpersonal Skills
Self-directed, Proactive
Role Requires Ability to Obtain a Secret Security Clearance Level
Role can be filled at one level lower.

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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