Prod Plng And Scheduler 2
Huntington Ingalls Industries
 Newport News, VA

External Job Description

This position will be located with X22 Production Control, ESHP Production Control team. The selected individual will be required to interact with both internal and external parties and use computer applications daily to successfully research delinquent, current, and upcoming jobs, work with our Pre-Execution and MRP team to clear material availability issues, provide detailed and accurate updates to our customers, and work to clear internal issues for their assigned area(s) of responsibility.

Plans, prepares, issues and controls production schedules and coordinates with material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials timed to meet production requirements. Advises management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed. Schedules equipment and personnel, confirms material supply and demands, prepares work orders or purchase requests for the production or purchase of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements. Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, traffic, etc.; schedules and expedites the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree and 3 years of experience. Master's Degree and 1 year of experience. 4 years of related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelor's degree. An Apprentice Certificate or graduation from Navy Nuclear Power School can be substituted for Bachelor's degree. A relevant professional certification can be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree. Certification Equivalency: PMP, CPIM and AICP

Preferred Qualifications

Strong communication skills and experience with Microsoft Office, SAP, manufacturing, planning, and network scheduling techniques are preferred.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:

  • Stand and walk for extended periods of time
  • Lifting of up to 25 lbs.
  • Exposure to noise levels requiring hearing protection
  • Work within a close quarters manufacturing and ship construction environment
  • Occasionally stoop, reach, kneel, crouch, climb, twist and walk
  • Use hands to handle, touch and manipulate items
  • Have vision abilities to include proximate vision, color vision and the ability to adjust focus as well as to be able to effectively see and process computer generated images on a screen or hand-held device