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Production Planner

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
General Dynamics Ordnance & Tactical Systems
Physical Address

Anniston, AL 36204
Job Description

A world class aerospace defense contractor conveniently located between Atlanta and Birmingham seeks a qualified Production Planner. The work environment is clean, safe and centrally air conditioned. In addition to standard medical benefits, other benefits include a gain sharing program, tuition reimbursement, and 3 weeks of paid vacation/PTO accrued in the first year.

Coordinates and expedites flow of materials, parts, and assemblies between sections or departments in accordance with the master schedule within the GD-OTS (Anniston) facility by performing the following duties. Other duties may be assigned.

+ Reviews master production schedules and related information to determine material requirements for each job and or operation in the production cycle.

+ Requisitions material and establishes sequential delivery dates to departments, according to job order priorities and material availability.

+ Examines material delivered to production departments to verify conformance to specifications.

+ Arranges in-plant transfer of materials and completed parts to meet the master production schedules.

+ Computes amount of material required to complete job orders.

+ Compiles and maintains manual, Excel, and Vantage computerized records such as material inventory, in process production reports, and status and location of materials.

+ Coordinates and directs movement of materials from one department to another.

+ Arranges for repair and assembly of material or part.

+ Examines material received, verifies part numbers, and checks discrepancies such as damaged or unmarked parts.

+ Compares work ticket specifications to material used at work stations to verify appropriate assignment.

+ Confers with department supervisors to track material and identify overdue materials through each operation of the production cycle.

+ Notifies Master Scheduler when production requirements and or operations are not meet as established in the master schedule.

Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; 3-4 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Prefer candidates with experience with IFS Enterprise software. Must be able to drive company vehicles and become certified to a powered forklift.

Requisition ID: 2019-9505

Street: 1425 Commerce Blvd

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