Harris Corporation Sr. Assoc, Production Planner in Palm Bay, Florida

Sr. Assoc, Production Planner 7/29/18--ManufacturingUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20182806-25649


Job Title: Sr. Assoc, Production Planner

Job Code: SIS20182806-25649

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL

Job Description:

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems

Responsible for helping plan and execute production schedules to meet contractual deliveries. Work closely with Manufacturing Engineering, Materials Management, and Program Management to monitor production build schedule and actively work any risks for meeting schedule, including material delays and quality or production issues. Help plan and actively manage resources for manufacturing assembly support, as well as provide daily work priorities to program assembly teams. Work with other factory resources and ancillary support functions to coordinate the program build schedule with the factory schedule.

Responsibilities include:

  • Deliver complete and accurate work that meets quality expectations by established timeframes

  • Demonstrate problem-solving and proper application of tools, equipment, processes, and/or procedures

  • Clearly and effectively share information using oral and written communication skills

  • Implement improvements to reduce waste and defects, streamline the way we do work and better utilize employee time to deliver more customer value

  • Review production documentation and area work flows


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, 2+ years of related experience

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Proficient in use of Microsoft suite applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Experience in utilizing electronic MRP (Materials Requirement Planning System), preferably Cognos or equivalent

  • Experience with multi-level system assembly, including configuration requirements

  • Highly interactive, willing to work in team environment

  • Willing to provide task/work instruction

  • 1st shift but willing to work off shifts and overtime

  • Ability to clearances not required but beneficial

Security Clearance:

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay