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Raytheon Technologies Plan Production Control Specialist II in Forest, Mississippi

This position is located in Forest, Mississippi and is responsible for the performing of Master Scheduling tasks in the support of programs executed within the Forest CMC.

Major responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assess supply resources and aggregate and prioritize demand requirements

  • Translate production plans into a time-phased build schedules

  • Assess production plans for feasibility through the use of MRP scenarios

  • Generate and maintain material masters

  • Generate and maintain manufacturing bills of material

  • Perform material lead time analyses

  • Perform related PRISM transactions

  • Maintain MRP need date integrity

  • Coordinate and drive program execution readiness

  • Communicate program issues with integrated business planners

  • Actively participate in activities to support MRP health

This job requires clear and effective communication skills that will be utilized to address scheduling issues and drive cross-functional programs teams towards to meet cost and schedule commitments to our external customers.

This position requires a highly motivated self-starter, capable of achieving organizational and program objectives in a demanding environment.

The individual selected to fill this role will need to be able to interface effectively with all levels of management in an IPT environment.

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years of related experience

  • Experience using MRP/ERP systems (SAP preferred)

  • Understand how to work with a manufacturing bill of materials

  • Ability to perform lead time analyses

  • Ability to schedule demand based on product mix and understand trade-offs at a program level and a product line level

  • Ability to utilize master scheduling methodologies and tools with some guidance

  • Ability to mediate discussions between stakeholders with varying incentives and arrive at consensus

  • Ability to understand and drive critical functional metrics

  • U.S. Citizenship is required as the position requires ability to obtain U.S. Secret Security Clearance within 1 year of employment start date

  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

Desired Skills:

  • Basic understanding of the Sales and Operations planning process and it’s connection to the production plan

  • Ability to understand potentially negative impact of process variability on a production plan and assess various planning techniques for mitigating schedule performance risks

  • Experience using Kinaxis’ RapidResponse to generate and interpret meaningful MRP scenarios

  • A track record of delivering exceptional results

  • Experience applying operations research concepts

  • Experience with rough cut capacity planning

  • Good communication and presentation skills

Required Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain, Inventory Management, Industrial Management, Engineering, Finance or related field


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.