Huntington Ingalls Industries PROD PLNG AND SCHEDULER 3 in Newport News, Virginia
PROD PLNG AND SCHEDULER 3
X46: Material Mgmt
External Job Description:
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. 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.
Candidate with an understanding and knowledge of inventory management and RFID technology. In addition, the ideal candidate for this position should have good communication skills and the ability to work with multiple functional areas and various levels of management. This position will support Jigs & Fixture oversight management at NNS.
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Production Planning and Scheduling 3
This job requires - Apprentice School graduate, or a Bachelor's degree and 6 years of shipbuilding, related military, manufacturing, or production operations experience OR - 6 years experience as the Prod Plng and Scheduler OR - 6 years of testing/production management experience (e.g. Foreman) OR - 13 years experience in manufacturing, production operations or related military service (inclusive of 4 years supervisory/leadership experience or Planning/Production Control/Naval systems specialized training experience) and possess a well-founded knowledge of production operations, production processes, ship systems, and planning methods and schedules and/or plant maintenance activities.
NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)
Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.
No relocation assistance available
High School Diploma/GED
Newport News-Virginia-United States
US Citizenship Required for this Position:
Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.
Exposure to network scheduling techniques is highly preferred.