Job Information - Manufacturing Planner (ID# 2130036872)

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Manufacturing Planner posted 2/13/2024 Ref No. 2130036872

Equipment: Heavy
Location: DFW, TX

Job Duties


  • Coordinate with Engineering on the release of drawings and reviews for manufacturability of parts and material requirements.
  • Serve as point of contact and subject matter expert for coordination of all released engineering data and responsible for the translation of this data into usable procurement and manufacturing requirements.
  • Create the BOM (Bill of Materials) from released engineering. Analyze and interpret BOM material content to perform the make/buy decision.
  • Perform planning activities associated with released engineering drawings, organize manufacturing work steps into manageable work elements, and plan and release production orders to manufacturing.
  • Review drawing revisions for BOM and manufacturing changes. Coordinate change management and revision control with Purchasing and Production.
  • Attend program meetings and contribute to engineering design decisions for material requirements and parts manufacturability.
  • Coordinate engineering certification requirements on all prototype parts in manufacturing and/or purchased from outside suppliers.
  • Expedite and optimize material flow through the supply chain to meet customer requirements. Review status to meet program schedules.
  • Prioritize work and coordinate with Engineering Program Managers, Team Leads, Quality, and Certification groups to achieve program efficiencies, meet established deadlines, and minimize operational impacts.
  • Coordinate with Manufacturing and Operations personnel to analyze production schedules and capacity requirements. Provide timely status and expedite work around plans to preserve schedule.
  • Identify relevant trends and improvement opportunities, then develop and coordinate corrective actions.
  • Promote a culture of safety by monitoring self and others to assure all duties are performed within the guidelines.
  • Perform all other duties assigned by Manager.

Job Qualifications


  • Five (5) years of experience in a manufacturing planning role.
  • Must demonstrate knowledge of program and production management processes and manufacturing throughput.
  • Must be a self-starter and detail oriented.
  • Must have specific knowledge of engineering workflows, configuration control, and change management.
  • Must demonstrate a practical approach to problem solving.
  • Must be able to coordinate with internal and external suppliers on technical issues pertaining to engineering drawings and manufacturing processes.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must demonstrate good computer skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Must have experience with ERP forecasting, planning, and production scheduling logic and processes.
  • Must have experience utilizing lean/six sigma principles.


  • College degree or equivalent work experience required.

Facility Description


As an employee of Strom Aviation, you will receive benefits including holiday pay, longevity pay, access to a 401K program and insurance coverage (medical, dental, life, disability).  We offer travel pay, bonuses, and other incentives for some positions as well.  A referral is the best compliment we can get, and Strom Aviation offers 2 different referral programs for our employees.                 


Our recruiters strive to connect qualified individuals with opportunities. With hundreds of jobs across the nation, Strom offers opportunities no matter where you are. 


**Please check with recruiter to see if you qualify for per diem, travel pay, or numerous bonuses. These items vary by job.

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