Planning Production Control Specialist (Secret) in El Segundo, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring immediately for a  Planning Production Control Specialist in El Segundo CA

Must have a current US Secret security clearance


• Maintains schedules for material requirements and availability for the manufacture of products to support production control.
• Expedites flow of materials, parts, and assemblies within or between departments in accordance with production and shipping schedules.
• Assists in determining possible and actual shortages may initiate action to correct these deficiencies.
• Statuses work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed.
• Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, programs, in resolving production planning and control issues.
• Estimates and logs production rate and time expenditures and may be required to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet shipping dates.
• Monitor execution of work orders and adjust schedules for timely delivery
• Develop inventory control techniques to avoid shortages and excesses

Required qualifications:

• Experience with production control, planning / scheduling, supply chain, manufacturing, operations, finance or project management
• Experience with shop floor software tools
• Experience presenting to multiple levels in the organization
• Knowledge of MS Office
• Active DoD Secret clearance
• U.S. Citizenship

Desired qualifications:

• Experience with PRISM, SAP and/or Kinaxis
• Experience with activities related to planning and/or scheduling
• Experience working with cross functional teams
• Ability to handle multiple decisions based on workload dispersion, program priorities, management and customer decisions
• Highly skilled in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, etc.)
• Strong Interpersonal skills including excellent written and oral communication skills

Required Education:
 Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or equivalent experience or equivalent work experience and a minimum of 2 years of prior relevant experience

Work hours are 8 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and redeployment assistance.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.