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Planner in East Farmingdale at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 4/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


The Opportunity | Planner


The Planner is responsible for using project sales orders and engineering releases to determine contractual requirements, and to develop action plans to supply completed detail and sub-assembly parts in the required time frame to support shipping schedules. The Planner determines and orders required materials, prepares in-house work orders, coordinates required work activities so that the project program will be completed to scheduled requirements.



Your Challenge


  • Reading and understanding applicable drawings and procedures to determine contract requirements.

  • Generation and maintenance of outstanding material logs.

  • Selection/ordering of raw materials.

  • Initiation of requisitions for procurement of materials, detail parts and services including coordination of materials/parts shipments to vendors, as required.

  • Initiation and maintenance of work orders, including preparation of shop packages, material pick list, material verification and serial number assignment.

  • Continuous maintenance and timely implementation of contractual changes as identified on project and/or engineering releases.

  • As required, coordination with and expediting of internal/external personnel to ensure product support in a timely manner.

  • Identification of product shortages and other bottlenecks which may adversely affect production flow.

  • Perform project control responsibilities on assigned projects as required.

  • Maintenance and closeout of inventory and WIP closed projects.

  • Conducting preliminary inventory reviews for quotation purposes.

  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by Supervisor.



Your Expertise



  • Five (5) years of Manufacturing Requirement Planning (MRP) and supervision of Production, Basic knowledge of blueprint reading and bills of materials.

  • Three (3) years minimum experience in Production Planning and/or Inventory Control with at least two (2) years in a computer oriented environment.

  • Prior experience in machine shop environment.

  • Good interpersonal skills.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

  • Prior experience with ORACLE ERP desirable.

  • Familiarity with MRP a plus.

  • Working knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Word.

  • High school diploma required, college diploma is desirable.



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.