BAE System is seeking to hire an experienced Material Planner for its Ship Repair Operations in Norfolk Virginia.The Material Planner is responsible for requisitioning of material that has been identified by work item specification(s) or referenced drawing(s), tech manual(s), CFR(s), or shop leadmen .
Maintain positive control of material ordered to ensure material requirements will meet availability milestones.
Verify material being ordered is covered by the scope of work thereby prompting the requirement for generating report(s) / sequence(s) as required.
The Material Planner is responsible for assisting shop leadmen in identifying and resolving material problems. Required Education: High School Diploma or Equivalence
Required Experience: Minimum five (5) years in the ship repair or equivalent industry with one (1) year experience with material planning, purchasing or estimating preferred. Required Skills:
This position requires good written and verbal communication skills.
Must have the ability to read and interpret navy drawings and tech manuals.
Must have knowledge of various military & industry specifications.
Ability to demonstrate proficient computer skills using Microsoft Office products.
Previous experience with Costpoint (or SAP), Cognos, IHS Haystack and familiar with Internet search engines is a plus.
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 100,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.
Support Solutions, based in Rockville, Maryland, provides a wide range of services in engineering, system integration, ship repair, and readiness and sustainment for military platforms. Its Technology Solutions & Services unit addresses the full life-cycle needs of U.S. Department of Defense and federal civilian customers with capabilities in systems engineering and technical assistance, system and subsystem integration, operations, and maintenance. TSS serves every branch of the U.S. military and numerous civilian agencies, operating the U.S. Army’s munitions plant in Kingsport, Tennessee; integrating communications systems and developing and integrating precision tracking radars; and providing design and support services for air and missile defense systems.
The Ship Repair business is the leading U.S. provider of non-nuclear ship repair, conversion, and modernization services. It focuses on drydock and pier-side ship repair and sustainment services for the U.S. Navy, other defense agencies, and commercial customers.
The Readiness & Sustainment business focuses on customers’ growing need for through-life platform support.
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