Harris Corporation Spec, Production Planning in Clifton, New Jersey

Spec, Production Planning 11/26/18--PurchasingUSA - NJ - Clifton




Job ID: ES20182611-28906


Title: Specialist, Production Planner

Job Code: ES20182611-28906

Location: Clifton, NJ

Job Description:

Production Planner needed to assist in the processing, communication of status and expediting the day to day hardware production along with the management of repairs. We are seeking a highly versatile, energetic, problem solving individual. A strong candidate will have excellent skills in the areas of: communication (both written and verbal), organization (physical and electronic), collaboration and interpersonal interactions. Further, we are seeking one who will excel in:

  • Interfacing with Shop Floor Supervision and the Production Planning Manager to schedule and prioritize hardware production as well as the Depot Operations Manager to schedule and prioritize repair items.

  • Maintaining accurate WIP/Can Build statuses

  • Exceeding monthly delivery goals defined internally and externally.

  • Collaborating with the incoming inspection team to ensure that material is received into the stockroom in a timely manner.

  • Using and updating MRP system to ensure data integrity.

  • Teaming with multiple organizations to highlight areas where extra support from the Operations staff is required.

  • Tracking customer orders and purchase order requisitions.

  • Communicating material requirement to the procurement manager and material expeditors via the “collaborative tool”.

  • Understanding, processing and managing both soft/hard copies of documentation in a variety of work in process tracking tools.


  • BS degree in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering with 4+ years’ experience in Manufacturing or Production of electronics equipment

  • 4+ years’ experience working in a production coordination role or other materials control function

  • 4+ years’ experience creating Excel spreadsheet pivot tables

  • Active Secret Security Clearance Preferred

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.

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.

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 - NJ - Clifton