Production Support Specialist
Location: Anniston, AL
Schedules, coordinates, and monitors the flow of material incoming and outgoing through designated work centers/areas to meet vehicle commitments. Receives, sorts, files, stages, and prioritizes job packets.
Initiates corrective action documentation and then coordinates action for incorrect routings, pick-lists and/or Bills of Materials. Schedules/requests pick-lists and bulk delivery of material to areas of responsibility in coordination with production needs.
Monitors and maintains inventory accuracy for work center/area of responsibility through WIP Audits, Line Balancing, and verification of CER Audits. Utilizes PC-based Simulation Shortage program, identifies shortages (which could potentially impact vehicle line, work area, or site). Based on this output, works with supplying work centers and/or procurement to ensure availability of component parts to meet schedule.
Statuses immediate production requirements and schedules priorities. Determines impact, coordinates and expedites timely disposition and turn-around of non-conforming material; establishes priorities and communicates with affected areas when situation requires immediate action and/or alternatives.
Provides up-to-date and accurate data for Key Performance Indicators (KPI). Coordinates implementation of ECNs based upon established vehicle effectivities.Required Skills and Education Working knowledge and practical understanding of a materials management system. Intermediate knowledge of PC Word and spreadsheet software applications is a requirement. Strong organizational skills, ability to gather and analyze data, summarize and utilize data to prepare computerized reports, identify problems, and assist in performance measurements.About BAE Systems Platforms & Services BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression