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Production Control Manager

Company: Aerovironment
Location: Petaluma
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:


The Production Control Manager will oversee and manage the Purchasing, Inventory Control, Planning and Receiving teams. This position will report to the VP of Manufacturing within our Arcturus UAV team.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Manage Purchasing, Planning, Inventory Control and Receiving groups.
  • Assists with timely and accurate planning and purchasing of materials to support Mfg.
  • Maintains accuracy of assigned data fields in material planning system.
  • Manage all aspects of in-house inventory, including cycle counting process, quarterly physical inventory, audits and inventory adjustments.
  • Provide front-line support to manufacturing.
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities.
  • Provide reports and updates on performance measurements to Management.

Special Requirements

U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Resident (Green Card holder) or asylee/refugee status as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) required.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills & Experience)

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business, Supply Chain or Operations Management and/or the equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in a manufacturing control environment.
  • 5+ years of successfully managing people in a production environment.
  • Working knowledge of Supply Chain Management.
  • Working knowledge of MRP planning tools.
  • Intermediate or higher MS Excel skills

Other Qualifications & Desired Competencies

  • Strong organizational and planning skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to work cross-functionally
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently with confidence in a fast-paced environment with ability to prioritize, adapt, delegate, and seek help, based on changing work conditions and requirements.

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to lift and/or pull 50 lbs without restriction
  • Must be able to stand and walk for continuous periods of time
  • Must have excellent hand-eye coordination; be able to perform repetitive hand movements; good visual acuity to perform detailed tasks
  • Ability to be qualified physically for respirator use, initially and ongoing as required

Keywords: Aerovironment, Petaluma , Production Control Manager, Other , Petaluma, California

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