Lockheed Martin Manufacturing Planner in Palmdale, California

Description: Selected individual will become part of the Shop Floor Control team in Palmdale.

Candidate will join a select group of individuals who are responsible for providing Production Control support to one or more Palmdale programs.

Will utilize MRP (Material Resource Planning), preferably SAP and the Palmdale order location system (SFM).

To review and adjust shop schedules.

Will coordinate and balance multiple sources of demands along with coordinating capacity planning constraint resolution and incorporating corresponding resolution into SAP.

Will forecast supply- demand mismatches; communicate up and down supply chain to support demands/supply matching.

Will attend / chair status meetings advising 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.

Must have the ability to resolve issues that may arise in the manufacturing process by interfacing with all supporting organizations.

Develop solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and innovation.

MUST BE A U.S. CITIZEN - This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Desired Skills: Must be a self starter, and possess strong interpersonal skills.

Production interface experience.

Familiarity with Palmdale Order Location.

Must be a self-starter, and possess strong interpersonal skills.

Proven effective professional written/oral communication skills.

Ability to interface with and present to multiple levels of leadership in the organization.


Experience with SAP.

Production Control/Shop floor control experience.

Experience using Microsoft Office Tools to include Word, PowerPoint, Excel.

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

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