Acara Solutions
Material Planner II
At a glance
Location: US-CO-Louisville Map
Posted: 09/14/2018
Closing: 10/13/2018
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Contractor
Experience: None
Acara Solutions
Job description
Acara Solutions is looking for a talented Material Planner II for our client in Louisville, CO.
      • Work with Design Engineering Team to establish all electronic Material sourcing and coordinating the Procurement Plan with the Project Team
      • Advise Design Engineering on current cost and availability trends to select the most readily available products that meet design parameters
      • Validates program parts lists in the Material Management System at program start-up against the released engineering data
      • Inputs and maintains Engineering Parts Lists in Materials Management System
      • Establish phase-in dates of engineering design changes are based on work in process
      • Reviews ECOs to determine the correct material status for the drawing changes
      • Implements procurement changes required as part of the ECO
      • Analyze demand supply balance and work with other personnel to understand competitive lead times for critical path items and
      • ensure the best customer-oriented, manufacturing strategy is used, conducting rough cut capacity planning, and acting as
      • internal educator/consultant
      • Prepares the purchase requisitions and time-phased release of requirements to obtain materials, tools and equipment to support the production schedule
      • Plans all manufacturing orders and material requirements throughout the duration of the program.
      • Coordinates with Production Planner to manage impact on production schedule by changes in material delivery dates.
      • Develops and maintains a detailed program report that defines and updates the status for critical path items
      • Creates manufacturing orders in support of program requirements, including serialization
      • Manages disposition of excess material and clears any material commitments when the program is completed; generates closeout reports and closes inventory
      • Provides support to other departments by maintaining accurate records and supplying required schedules and status reports in a timely manner
                Job requirements
                Required Skills / Qualifications:
              • Requires a BA/BS in Related Field. Relevant work experience may substitute for required education.
              • 3 Years of related experience
              • Knowledge of FAR/DFARS/UCC and AS/ISO standards
              • Strong organizational skills
              • Ability to represent the Company effectively in a professional manner
              • PC skills (Excel/Word) required
              • Mastery of using MRP/ERP methodologies in rapid development, engineering to order environments
              • Creation of Product Plans where the entire lifecycle of the product is accounted for (engineering concept through delivery and support)
              • Ability to develop, implement and maintain cost and planning lead time estimating models based on complexity, similar products
              • or assessment based on experience
              • Creation of change impact plans to assess and provide impacts for engineering change requests and revisions to products (parts/BOM's)
              • Must be confident in a highly technical environment and working in a team setting with design and manufacturing engineering
              • Minimum Fundamental Knowledge, Skills and Abilities as stated in SNC’s Responsibility Matrix.
              • Preferred Skills / Qualifications:

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                Material Planner II