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Jackson, MS
United States

Hourly: USD

The Fuel and Motion Control Systems Division of Eaton’s
Aerospace Group has an opening for Senior Planner. The position is based in
Jackson MS.
The Jackson facility has
approximately 500 employees and is a leader in the design development
manufacture and delivery of Aerospace hydraulic components systems and
services to the global aftermarket and OEM markets.
The Senior Planner is
responsible for driving on-time delivery through material flow planning and
ensuring optimal scheduling of production units.
Essential Responsibilities:
+ Manage material flow (WIP –
“work in process”) through analysis of diverse reports and perform
critical analysis to avoid operation disruptions caused by material
availability or constraints.
+ Manage the work order function
which entails but is not limited to expediting late or issuing
components maintaining MRP planning parameters creation/closure of all
work orders based on established ERP best practices and managing rework
of reusable core parts.
+ Coordinate with cross-functional
teams and influence multiple functional departments including: Customer
Service Engineering Quality Operations and other Supply Chain members.
+ Own the metrics of past due
order reduction MPS on-time delivery on-time delivery of units to
internal and external customers and work order accuracy.
+ Participate in and lead
business processes improvement events such as Continuous Improvement
Framework kaizens and workshops in order to improve processes and reduce
+ Assist in the development and
implementation of procedures and techniques which will improve the
planning function.
+ Actively participate in process
improvement and creation/adhering to standard work.
+ Establish optimal inventory
levels to achieve desired service while utilizing just in time inventory
management philosophies.
+ Forecast repair volume and work
with the High Performance Team Leader’s schedule in order to meet
customers’ contractual due
+ ERP parameter settings
including ABC updates in ERP system.
+ Tracking of cost out purchase
price variance and small business metrics.
+ Supplier Schedule and
consignment setup in ERP system.
Assist with invoice on hold and resolve payment issues.
+ Manage kits bill of
material setup for kits in ERP system.
Position Criteria:
+ Strong ethics values and the
ability to influence others’ decision-making.
+ Ability to manage multiple
projects/activities; results-driven.
+ Knowledge of product and
manufacturing process. Ability to work effectively with production to
assess ability to meet customer needs. Understanding of operational
inefficiencies on plant performance issues.
+ Process-oriented.
+ Ability to determine the
production capacity required by the assigned cell to meet forecasted
customer demand/master plan.
+ Ability to work effectively
with customer service to clarify requirements and identify solutions when
constraints exist.
+ Ability to effectively manage
bonded stock and bank inventory to satisfy customer demand.
+ Understanding of capacity
planning logic to maximize operational efficiency by constantly balancing
supply with demand. Knowledge of MRP processes and have familiarity with
MFGPRO planning logic as well as the ability to work with Siebel Customer
+ Must be a self-starter with the
ability to work with minimal supervision.
+ Understanding of technical
specifications products performance requirements manufacturing
processes and end user expectations.
+ Ability to achieve continuous
improvement by analyzing a product’s value stream activity relative to
parameters and optimize throughput flexibility and on-time delivery as
well as actively working on cost out activities.
+ Excellent communication skills
at all levels of the organization (customers marketing engineering
quality and manufacturing).
+ Desire to work in a collaborative
environment with strong ability to take action and get results.
+ Ability to quickly analyze
identify and implement opportunities and corporate initiatives for
improvement that have measurable dollar impact each year.
+ Strong influencing negotiation
coaching and consulting skills.
Basic Qualifications:
+ Associates Degree Required .
+ This position requires use of
information or access to hardware which is subject to the International
Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons
within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen
U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. Green Card Holder) Political Asylee or
+ No relocation benefit is being
offered with this position. Only candidates that currently reside within a
50 mile radius of Jackson MS will be considered.
+ MBA or Master’s degree
+ APICS certification
+ Previous managerial experience
is preferred
+ Thorough knowledge of Aerospace
industry complex machined materials management lean manufacturing
MRP/ERP Aftermarket and MFGPro.
+ Lean or Six Sigma Certification
as well as FAA Airframe and Powerplant certification a definite plus.
+ Experience with Microsoft
+ Minimum of 2 years of
experience performing material planning in Supply Chain or Manufacturing
+ Advanced Excel experience is
+ Microsoft Access experience.
+ ERP/MRP knowledge
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable efficient safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.
We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical passionate accountable efficient transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet never losing sight of what matters.
Job: Supply Chain / Logistics
Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No
Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicants race color religion sex sexual orientation gender identity age national origin disability marital status genetic information protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.Avjobs.com

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