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Production Planning and Scheduler (Prod Plng And Scheduler 3) - 6026

Production Planning and Scheduler (Prod Plng And Scheduler 3) - 6026 Location: Newport News, VA, US, 23607 Company: HII's Mission Technologies division Requisition Number: 6026 Required Travel: 11 - 25% Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt Hours Per Week: 40 Security Clearance: Ability to Obtain Level of Experience: Mid Employee Referral Bonus Amount: ERP Amount: $3,000 Who We Are HII Mission Technologies is seeking a Production Planner and Scheduler 3 for our HII Nuclear, Maritime Operations Team in Newport News, VA supporting Newport News Shipbuilding. Production Planners and Schedulers in the Maritime Operations group support a wide variety of different functional areas at Newport News Shipyard (NNS). At NNS, HII builds the most advanced ships in the world, nuclear powered Aircraft Carriers and Submarines, and our engineers are integral in that effort. What You Will Do The selected individual will be required to interact with both internal and external parties and use computer applications daily to successfully research and clear material availability issues in support of their assigned area(s) of responsibility. The selected candidate will be required to communicate daily with their respective Construction Supervisor and/or Foreman to review the weekly work schedule, identify work package liabilities (ERs, unavailable material,etc.) and update status codes to ensure work package execution. Soft skils such as time management, cross platform communication, attention to detail, and able to work under pressure are some not all of the preferred skills for the position. Plans, prepares, issues and controls production schedules and coordinates with material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials timed to meet production requirements. Advises management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed. Schedules equipment and personnel, confirms material supply and demands, prepares work orders or purchase requests for the production or purchase of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements. Coordinates interdepartmental activity with quality assurance, manufacturing, purchasing, engineering, inventory control, traffic, etc.; schedules and expedites the movement of parts by means of move orders, stock transfers and requests for shipping orders. What You Must Have 6 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 4 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 10 years relevant experience. An Apprentice Certificate or graduation from Navy Nuclear Power School can be substituted for Bachelor's degree. A relevant professional certification can be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree. Certification Equivalency: PMP, CPIM and AICP. Must be able to obtain and maintain a Confidential level security clearance. Must be a U.S. Citizen. Bonus Points For... Strong communication skills and experience with Microsoft Office, SAP, manufacturing, planning and network scheduling techniques is preferred. Knowledge of MS Office, COGNOS, SAP, and other software with experience with Naval shipbuilding and maintenance processes and procedures are beneficial. Physical Requirements May require working in an office, industrial, shipboard, or laboratory environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances. This opportunity resides with Nuclear & Environmental Services, a business group within Mission Technologies, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. Nuclear & Environmental Services supports the national security mission of the Department of Energy (DOE) through the management and operation of its sites, as well as the safe cleanup of legacy waste across the country. We meet our clients’ toughest nuclear and environmental challenges, and are postured to serve the growing commercial nuclear power plant decommissioning market. HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit: Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.