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Production Planning Administrator

Company: Astronics
Location: Waukegan
Posted on: May 20, 2023

Job Description:

Production Planning Administrator
Astronics Subsidiary Astronics CSC
Location Waukegan, IL
Astronics Connectivity Systems and Certification (formerly Telefonix PDT and Astronics Armstrong Aerospace) serves as the experienced, global market leader for in-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) solutions for aircraft. As a systems certification provider, Astronics CSC has worked on over 100 projects for industry partners to upgrade commercial and business aircraft with new passenger power systems, IFEC navigation, communication and flight safety systems. Additionally, Astronics CSC offers proven IFEC hardware systems, flexible design platforms, high customer satisfaction, and long-term relationships with industry leaders to help make the connected aircraft a reality. The company now employs over 300 employees, and is a six-time recipient of Chicagos Best and Brightest Employers to Work For award.
Support the Planning Departments needs with various administrative duties. Assist in ensuring clear communication within Production, Supply Chain, Shipping, and Quality departments in order to facilitate customer on time delivery requirements. The ideal candidate will have a career path to becoming a Planner
The essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned
+ Release Work Order to the production floor along with required documentation
+ Create Routings, Print Drawings, Print Process sheets as required
+ Track Sales Orders that require First Article Inspection and interact with Quality department to ensure timely completion
+ Track and follow up daily on customer Contract Review Forms
+ Track and assign Late Codes on Shipments as required
+ Update Work Orders with alternate components as required and directed
+ Create Return Material Authorization Work Orders and packets
+ Assist in Capacity Planning
+ Assists with special projects as needed
Position Requirements
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
+ Intermediate to Advanced Computer skills
+ Excellent organizational skills
+ High School degree
+ Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
+ Experience in a manufacturing environment
+ Intermediate to Advanced Excel Experience with Basic to Intermediate skills in Microsoft Suite products.
+ Intermediate to Advanced Experience with a mid-tier ERP system (Epicor or Intuitive preferred).
+ Experience in a contract manufacturing environment
**Astronics CSC offers a competitive benefits package including:**
+ **Stay Healthy** Health, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, FSA, HSA, as well as voluntary life/AD&D, voluntary critical illness, accident prevention and hospital indemnity
+ **Save for the Future** 401K & Employee Stock Purchase Plan
+ **Find Balance** Employee Assistance Program, Hybrid work arrangements
+ **Time for You** Generous Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
An offer of employment is contingent on successfully passing a drug test and background check, and applicants who do not successfully pass both the drug test and background check will not be considered for employment.
**Accommodation Request**
Astronics CSC is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please e-mail CSC.HR@astronics.com or call: 847-244-4500. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.
**COVID-19 Considerations**
The safety, health and well-being of our employees remains our top priority. Astronics is practicing employee safety precautions while onsite.
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
About the Organization Astronics Corporation (Nasdaq: ATRO) serves the world's aerospace, defense, and other mission critical industries with proven, innovative technology solutions. Astronics works side-by-side with customers, integrating its array of power, connectivity, lighting, structures, interiors, and test technologies to solve complex challenges. For 50 years, Astronics has delivered creative, customer-focused solutions with exceptional responsiveness. Today, global airframe manufacturers, airlines, military branches, completion centers, and Fortune 500 companies rely on the collaborative spirit and innovation of Astronics.
We offer our breadth of technology solutions and services through 11 subsidiary business units and numerous award-winning product brands. Serving our customers is our first priority, and every day we honor this mission with quality, partnership, and energetic global vision.
EOE Statement Astronics is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.
This position is currently accepting applications.

Keywords: Astronics, Waukegan , Production Planning Administrator, Professions , Waukegan, Illinois

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