1st Shift Procurement Planner


Purchasing and Procurement

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Los Angeles, CA - Metro - (USA) 15821 Ventura Blvd Suite 148 CA Encino , CA 91436

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Are you an experienced Planner who has worked in the Aerospace Industry? Are you passionate about performing well in a fast-paced professional environment? Are you experienced in defining required purchases or deliverables by planning, scheduling and monitoring movement of materials or services throughout product life cycle? Do love working with a team, as well as independently, to produce optimal results? Manpower may have the PERFECT opportunity for you!

What's in it for you?

*Full Time Hours: 8am - 5pm (Overtime as needed)

*Pay rate: $26 - $33

*TEMP (based on needs of client)

*Work location: Brea, CA

What you'll be doing:

*Defining the required purchases or deliverables by planning, scheduling, and monitoring the movement of materials, goods, or services throughout the product life cycle

*Utilizing EPICOR and MRP in the planning, monitoring, and launching of production work orders and outside process orders in support of Operations' objectives, on time customer order fulfillment, and various materials' objectives like inventory optimization

*Working on a wide variety of complex planning activities where production techniques are new or variable

*Initiating purchase orders and amendments for parts, services, and/or special tools

*Planning recent schedules and inventory control parameters for products and services, consistent with requirements or as arranged with requisition

*Working from engineering plans and production specifications to establish production schedules, labor loading and capacity requirements

*Arranging for submission and inspection of products as required and assures timely execution of products and service sourcing activities

*Rescheduling in case of design changes, labor and material shortages, backlogs and other interruptions

*Other responsibilities as assigned

The skills we are looking for:

*5 - 7 years of relevant experience in Planning/Procurement

*Post - secondary degree or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience

*Knowledge of procurement/planning best practices and experience with managing tight development program deadlines in aerospace/manufacturing environment and Experience in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Material Requirements Planning (MRP)

*Highly organized with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines

*Aptitude to solve complex problems and exercise sound judgement on the analysis of multiple sources of information

*Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal), with ability to drive tasks to completion

*Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and database management tools

This position requires the use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance

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