Assistant Production Support in Gilbert, AZ at Volt

Date Posted: 8/3/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Gilbert, AZ
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  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for an Assistant Production Planner for our client, a leading aerospace and defense contractor. After reading the job info below, if interested, email an updated resume (in Word format).

Job Title: Assistant Production Planner

Location: Gilbert, AZ

Job Description

The chosen candidate will work with the Production Planner to execute the production activities required to build spaceflight hardware meeting the delivery requirements per the integrated master schedule (IMS).


  • Help determine raw material requirements, tooling requirements, and the procurement of these items to support the program manufacturing schedule
  • Coordinate the procurement and/or transfer of parts to fill work orders and supply the necessary documentation to inventory for the issue of parts and materials for build requirements
  • Prepare the manufacturing build documentation (build packages) to support manufacturing production. Build documentation includes Work Authorization Forms, Manufacturing Orders, operation sheets, routers, work instructions, and all necessary released design documentation required to manufacture the item
  • Monitor production activities associated with the manufacture, inspection, and test of product
  • Coordinate shipping activities and monitor potential scheduling problems to ensure a smooth and controlled flow of materials and product accurately timed to meet production schedule and program requirements


  • MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc) expertise
  • Minimum 4 years related experience
  • Familiar with logistics planning software
  • Familiar with accounting software.
  • TipQA, Costpoint, Windchill, MES, Solumina, and Cognos experience preferred

High School Diploma and some additional coursework required. Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Operations, or Project management will be considered equivalent job-related experience.

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Pay Rate is based on experience.