Teledyne Technologies Production Planner in N. Falmouth, Massachusetts
Teledyne Marine Systems is a member of a group of leading-edge undersea technology companies that have been assembled under the Teledyne Marine umbrella. We include Teledyne Benthos and Teledyne Webb Research on Cape Cod, Teledyne Gavia in Iceland and Teledyne SeaBotix/Oceanscience in San Diego. Our products include underwater vehicles (both towed and autonomous), acoustic sensors, pingers, releases, and flotation. Teledyne Marine Systems is EveryWhereYouLook!
Position Summary and Responsibilities
Teledyne Marine Systems is seeking an experienced Production Planner. This role will encompass a wide variety of responsibilities including working with product line managers on translating the sales forecast into actionable forecasts in the ERP system and making recommendations on forecast adjustments. Responsible for the scheduling of work orders on the production floor and insuring material is available to build product to meet customer promise dates. Strong analytical skills along with demonstrated success in planning in a dynamic, ever changing, high mix, low volume environment is paramount to the success of the candidate.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities :
Revise production schedules when required due to design changes, labor or material shortages, backlogs, collaborating with management, sales, production or engineering
Identifies critical part shortages collaborating with Procurement and Product Line Management to seek resolution and insure appropriate internal personal are notified in the event of customer shipment delays
Work with procurement and production to ensure material is available to end users in time to meet customer commitments
Develop forecasts at multiple levels and over varying time horizons through close collaboration with product line managers and procurement team
Review historical sales trends and provide data to PLM’s to facilitate improved decision making
Work with ERP system to develop automated ways to load forecast data and drive all aspects of material while working to improve inventory turns and reducing overall inventory levels
Develop standard delivery times for key products to allow for faster turn around
Report monthly forecast variances to product line managers
Recommend forecast adjustments based on statistical data review
Provide lead time and delivery information to sales on non-standard product, using knowledge of all material and resources
Working with engineering on phasing in and out of various products with the use of the system
Reviewing ECO’s to ensure proper revisions to products are being produced
Develop key forecasting processes using the ERP system
Participate in monthly SIOP meetings
Candidate must possess U.S. citizenship or be a U.S. Person
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university in a related field and 5-10 years of directly related experience in a manufacturing environment and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Thorough understanding of bills of material
Knowledge of MRP and working with various ERP systems
Proficient in Excel; experience with all MSOffice products
Excellent communications skills both written and verbal
Experience with IFS preferred
Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :
Strong analytical skills
Demonstrated success in planning in a dynamic, ever changing, high mix, low volume environment
Familiarity with inventory control and transactions
Ability to handle multiple competing priorities
Ability to rapidly response to requests for information
Communicate clearly to all levels within the organization (verbal and written)
The physical/mental demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Occasional Lifting up to 10 pounds to include, laptop computer or inventory parts
This position requires periods of working behind a desk, performing tasks on computer
Considerable periods of standing or walking throughout the facility to interface with other associates
Due to the type of work at the facility and certain access restrictions, successful applicants must be a "U.S. Person" (US citizens, US nationals, lawful permanent residents, asylees or refugees).
Teledyne is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color,religion,religious creed,gender,sexual orientation,gender identity,gender expression,transgender,pregnancy,marital status,national origin,ancestry,citizenship status,age,disability,protected Veteran Status,genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal,state,or local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment,please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (855)479-1480. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.
Job Locations US-MA-N. Falmouth
Requisition ID 2020-13838
Company Name Teledyne Benthos/Webb
Shift 1st Shift - Morning
Citizenship/Visa Requirement US Citizen/US National/Perm Resident/ Asylee/Refugee
Internal Code (for CareerBuilder) #CB#
Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All gualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religiois creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestory, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or an accomodation while seeking employment, please email email@example.com or call (805)373-4545. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accomodation will receive a response.