Senior Production Planner en Ottawa a Curtiss-Wright

Fecha de publicación: 2/8/2020

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Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions is a long established technology leader in the development of rugged electronic modules and embedded systems for defense applications. We serve as a technology and integration partner to our customers, providing a full range of advanced, highly engineered solutions from modular open systems approaches to fully custom optimized solutions.

We are looking for a high-energy, change-driven Senior Production Planner to join our high-performing Planning team in Ottawa where our internal electronics manufacturing is based. This position requires a professional with experience in planning/scheduling to meet customer requirements while ensuring the achievement of business and financial goals. The successful candidate will also bring experience in ERP systems, and S&OP processes.


Working in close partnership with the Engineering and Operations teams:

  • Develop and maintain release plans based on customer requirements and business goals for products to optimize throughput and inventory.

  • Manage timely releases and monitor performance to ensure on-time completion of customer orders.

  • Anticipate, identify, and address issues that could affect customer delivery and manufacturing efficiencies.

  • Ensure planning parameters affecting the business cycle (e.g. planning horizons, lot sizes, queue times, yields, order intervals, etc.) are appropriate to minimize cost and maximize performance for assigned products/programs.

  • Create, maintain and publish Line of Balance (LOB) as well as other reports to effectively communicate status and required activities.

  • Monitor inventory and take action to optimize inventory investment.

  • Actively participate in program reviews.

  • Create, update and publish monthly metrics reports as required.


  • Thorough understanding of ERP systems.

  • Outstanding teaming, interpersonal, and relationship-building skills including influencing and collaboration with cross-functional internal partners.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Ability to find creative solutions to complex issues and manage change.

  • Ability to cope with ambiguity and frequent change in direction.

  • Customer focus.


  • Post-secondary education in supply chain management, or relevant experience.

  • APICS Certification highly desirable

  • 5 years' experience in manufacturing planning in an MRP environment; electronics experience and SAP experience both highly desirable.

  • Experience in S&OP processes and forecast implementation.

  • Six Sigma / Lean Manufacturing knowledge desirable.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office.

  • Experience in an AS9100 environment is an asset.

This position may require exposure to information that is subject to US export control regulations such as the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must meet eligibility requirements of the ITAR and of the Controlled Goods Directorate (CGD).

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 HR and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.