United Technologies Corporation Production Planner in Hood River, Oregon

Job ID: 35359BR

City: Hood River

State: Oregon

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain Management

Job Type: Full-Time


Cloud Cap Technology TASE Imaging Systems are the Preferred Tactical ISR Solution, providing superior image quality and offer the lowest size, weight and power (SWaP) requirement in the industry. Proven in the harshest environments our payloads have flown hundreds of thousands of hours of unmanned and manned in theater military operations, public safety missions and commercial surveillance projects. The TASE500HD is a 4-axis stabilized imaging system with best in class stability and the lowest SWaP against comparable systems.

Production Planner:

We have an opportunity for an Production Planner . The Production Planner will report to the Operations Manager, the Production Planner will be responsible for integrating the functions of Operations Planning, Purchasing, Inventory Management, and Production Control to generate the site production plan and develop and execute the production control strategy to meet the business plan. Scope of responsibility includes integration of incoming supply from external suppliers with procurement, creating and managing work order releases, monitoring and reporting shortages, maintaining inventory accuracy, processing work orders for rework and outside processes, and reporting OTD.

Duties and responsibilities of this role include:

Conduct Delivery Assurance:

  • Ensure on-time delivery of material and mitigate risks for short-term shortages with procurement for external suppliers and production to ensure successful customer delivery.

  • Facilitate expedite of filling critical part shortages to released WO’s.

  • Support the assembly lines with expedite requests for removal and replacement of defective hardware.

Production Control:

  • Update and maintain site production tracking and reporting tools / visual metrics.

  • Release assembly planning to support production and MRO schedules which align with the goods inventory management strategy

  • Deliver to internal customers the production plan, work orders, and released kits for assembly to meet on-time delivery targets and internal/external customer commits.

  • Create frozen daily schedule – ensure alignment of manpower capacity, part supply, dock schedule, etc. to ensure capacity meets demand.

  • Manage excess and obsolete inventory: manage E&O inventory thru management of shelf life items and execution of inventory burn down plan.

  • Conduct On-Time Delivery root cause and corrective action meetings with Operations, Program Management, and Supply Chain.

  • Identify long term capacity constraints and strategy, validate master schedule adherence, and define schedule based on machine and labor capacity planning.

  • Demonstrate awareness and understanding of the EHS policy and management system, the importance of conforming to EHS policies and procedures, and consequences of failing to comply with EHS policies and procedures.

  • Establish daily, weekly, monthly goals to achieve site macro plan objectives and site business plan.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.