United Technologies Corporation Cell Planner in West Des Moines, Iowa

Job ID: 75695BR

City: West Des Moines

State: Iowa

Country: United States

Category: Operations

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

Do you want to be part of a new, exciting initiative to combine foundational IT with new digital technologies? Our IT team is leading UTC Aerospace Systems to “empower digITal”. With this initiative, the team is leveraging technology to make our internal work environment more efficient, productive and seamless. For our customers, we’re working to make aircraft more electric, intelligent and integrated. If you’re an agile thinker who enjoys utilizing modern technology to make big improvements, then you’re a perfect fit for this team. Join UTC Aerospace Systems and help us to empower digITal today!

This position is for a Technician in Materials Planning and SIOP who works under direct supervision.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Performs more involved tasks in the Materials Planning and SIOP processes.

  • Uses standard procedures to accomplish assigned tasks. Works under direct supervision to assist with Materials Planning and SIOP program management tasks.

  • Translates, distributes, and maintains limited-scope Materials Planning and SIOP policy and procedure documents, manuals, and other related information.

  • Collects and analyzes basic data on a periodic basis (e.g., monthly, quarterly) and helps to maintain data management systems.

  • Develops routine reports detailing Materials Planning and SIOP activities.

  • Develops basic communication materials. Tracks the status and documents the findings of small-scale Materials Planning and SIOP projects.

  • Engage in the capacity management process, including identification and escalation of long term capacity gaps to ensure the successful execution of customer demands in support of SI&OP.

  • Executes continuous management of the MRO daily turn-around-time, including adherence to all required validations using the best information available, in order to provide MRO demand visibility in support of financial planning, internal and external capacity management and the overall SI&OP process.

  • Manages and tracks the daily outbound finished product deliveries.

  • Tracks and manages work in process (WIP), promise dating, expedite orders to ensure on-time delivery and flow.

  • Monitors tracking and shipping.

  • Performs escalated expediting when required to ensure on-time delivery of material.

  • Use and leverage continuous improvement (ACE) tools and methodology to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the department

  • Support and follow all rules/guidelines/standards set by EHS, Quality, and CI functions as set by your leader and position.

  • All other duties as assigned including working extended shifts/overtime as required by the business.

​The ideal candidate will have a customer service, logistics or inventory background. Candidate should be able to multi-task and adapt in a fast-paced environment, be flexible and able to re-prioritize quickly. Candidate should be able to work independently as well as within a team and inter-departmentally.

Qualification: The ideal candidate will have a customer service, logistics or inventory background. Candidate should be able to multi-task and adapt in a fast-paced environment, be flexible and able to re-prioritize quickly. Candidate should be able to work independently as well as within a team and inter-departmentally.

Basic Qualifications:

  • SAP or other ERP experience

  • Logistics, inventory or customer service background

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Basic knowledge of scheduling and capacity planning fundamentals and techniques

  • Familiar with Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of employees and management

  • Have basic understanding and knowledge of work area

  • Be highly efficient and self-motivated

  • Adhere to policies and implement changes as required

  • Adapt to competing work priorities

  • Have a strong focus on continuous improvement

  • Maintain a keen focus on results

Working Environment:

  • Minimal travel required (<10%)

  • Some holiday hours may be required based on business need

  • Working extended shifts/overtime as required by the business

Education:

  • High School diploma or equivalent is required.

  • Associate's Degree is preferred.

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Note:

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from the company for more than 1 year

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United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

The ideal candidate will have a customer service, logistics or inventory background. Candidate should be able to multi-task and adapt in a fast-paced environment, be flexible and able to re-prioritize quickly. Candidate should be able to work independently as well as within a team and inter-departmentally.

Basic Qualifications:

  • SAP or other ERP experience

  • Logistics, inventory or customer service background

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Basic knowledge of scheduling and capacity planning fundamentals and techniques

  • Familiar with Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of employees and management

  • Have basic understanding and knowledge of work area

  • Be highly efficient and self-motivated

  • Adhere to policies and implement changes as required

  • Adapt to competing work priorities

  • Have a strong focus on continuous improvement

  • Maintain a keen focus on results

Working Environment:

  • Minimal travel required (<10%)

  • Some holiday hours may be required based on business need

  • Working extended shifts/overtime as required by the business

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Thank you for your interest in a career at United Technologies! We will soon upgrade to an improved job application system to simplify the apply experience. You will still be able to apply to any of our current job openings through December 18, 2018. On January 2, 2019, our new and improved job application system will launch; please check back on that date to see all of our job openings.