Harris Corporation Production Planner in Van Nuys, California

Production Planner 7/18/18OperationsUSA - CA - Van Nuys




Job ID: ES20182105-24872


Title: Production Planner

REQ ID: ES20182105-24872

Location : Van Nuys, California

Job Description:

  • Utilizes Material Requirements Planning (MRP) systems.

  • Plans, schedules, coordinates and/or monitors final approval of products through the complete production cycle to meet production requirements.

  • Works from engineering plans and production specifications to ensure materials are provided according to schedules.

  • Advises management of the status of work in progress, coordinates with manufacturing, quality, and supply chain and interfaces with engineering and program management as well as external customers.

  • Ensures availability of materials and labor to meet production requirements and delivery commitments.

  • Works to resolve labor and material shortages, backlogs and other potential schedule interruptions.

  • May manage projects or processes with general supervision.

  • Communicates with contacts inside and outside of own department to explain and interpret operational processes, practices, and procedures.

  • Recommends enhancements to systems and processes.

  • Works to achieve operational targets for specific programs and projects with moderate impact on departmental results.


  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 10 years of prior related experience or 2 years post-Secondary/ Associates Degree and a minimum of 14 years of prior related experience

  • Candidates with a Master’s degree and 8+ years of related experience will be considered

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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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.

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LocationUSA - CA - Van Nuys