Production Control Specialist in Brecksville at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 10/24/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Valves Division provides specialized and innovative valve technologies to the Power Generation, Oil & Gas,Chemical/Petrochemical, Defense and Industrial markets worldwide, critical systems improving the reliability and safety of operations in the Industries we serve.enabling our customers to solve their most difficult problems and meet their core business or operational objectives. Our highly engineered valve solutions are utilized in critical systems improving the reliability and safety of operations in the Industries we serve.

With Farris, a trustworthy valve is only part of our promise. Farris provides customers with total pressure relief management solutions that support a facility's entire lifecycle, transforming the way you ensure plant safety. Find out more information and view our products here:

Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment, and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a comprehensive benefits package including medical and prescription drug coverage, dental benefits, life and disability insurance, 401k retirement, tuition reimbursement, and paid vacation/holidays.

Production Control Specialist

Develop and manage the execution of the assembly schedule as orders are released to the stock room for assembly, taking into consideration the available capacity and program delivery due dates for the month and quarter. Communicates to planning team and customer service the manufacturing status of all WIP and expected completion dates to achieve On time delivery to the customer.

Location: Brecksville, OH

Your Challenge:

  • Responsible for schedule execution and works closely with production supervisors to ensure schedule adherence and recovery if required
  • Partners with assembly supervisor, shipping supervisor, quality supervisor, engineering, shipping and customer service to schedule and effectively manage production to meet customer commit date
  • Manage disruptions in the internal factory (inventory error or scrap shortages, MRB, internal labor and external constraints- paint)
  • Works cross functionally to rectify defective or unacceptable goods and subsequent plans to replace
  • Advises management and planning of the status of work in progress and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed
  • Plays an integral part of product flow by effectively interfacing with internal customers on a daily basis, schedules and expedites the movement of parts and assemblies from work center to work center all the way to shipping
  • Analyze, plan, reschedule and replan orders in assembly and change the production schedule finish date (MP date) to reflect latest commitment

Your Expertise:

  • Thorough understanding of the following: various production planning and inventory techniques and practices, Capacity Planning, various forecasting techniques and their application.
  • Excellent communication, facilitation and networking skills.
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent partnering and team building skills.


  • Bachelor's degree in Operations/Engineering or Supply Chain Management Preferred
  • 3 years of planning or scheduling experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Word, Intermediate Excel, Outlook, Prior MRP/ERP software experience is required
  • PowerPoint, MS Projects is preferred

This position may require exposure to information that is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request. #LI-SL #IND