Dynetics Material Planner – Manufacturing Programs in Huntsville, Alabama
Material Planner – Manufacturing Programs
Huntsville, AL|Full Time
In order to apply for this or any other job you will need to log in.
Dynetics, an employee-owned company, is seeking a talented Material Planner to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.
This position will facilitate ordering and receipt of materials to meet project schedules for manufacturing weapon and sensor systems via integration of electrical and mechanical components. Work will be performed in a fast-paced environment with aggressive schedules. This will include requesting and gathering quotes from vendors, entering purchase requisitions in our corporate accounting system, and tracking orders and scheduled receipt of parts. The position will collect and supply Government-required purchasing backup and perform careful monitoring of scheduled deliveries from vendors. Additional important duties include gathering quotes, historical data, and other backup to support proposal estimates and justification per Government requirements. The position will require frequent coordination to ensure that parts will be available when needed and that proper documentation is in place for orders and proposals.
Candidates must have at least 2 years of experience in manufacturing or purchasing activities.
Must be proficient in use of Microsoft Windows and Office programs.
Must have demonstrated ability to follow prescribed procedures and to manage time to meet deadlines with minimal oversight.
Experience with any of the following is a plus:
Electrical or mechanical component purchasing or manufacturing
experience obtaining quotes and interacting with vendors
Deltek Costpoint accounting software
Agile configuration management software
Interpreting and creating Bills of Materials
Government contractor material purchasing requirements
Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.
Dynetics is an Equal-Opportunity Employer. All employees and applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.