Project Planner

Arkwin Industries (www.arkwin.com) in Westbury, NY (Long Island) designs and manufactures hydraulic and fuel system components for both the commercial and military aerospace markets.  Arkwin’s products are used on fixed-wing aircraft, helicopters, spacecraft, turbine engines, and many other applications. Arkwin is part of the TransDigm Group Inc., one of the most successful companies in the aerospace industry (Revenue $3.5B, EBITDA $1.6B, NY Stock Exchange symbol: TDG, An S&P 500 Index Company).  See www.TransDigm.com for more information.

Position:                 Project Planner (Manufacturing)

Reports To:               Planning and Inventory Control Manager

Position Summary:   The Project Planner will establish, coordinate and expedite the flow of work and materials for their assigned business unit to ensure on-time delivery to all customer requirements.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Reviewing and distributing production, work, and shipment schedules as per the MRP system prompts and analytical judgment
  • Conferring with purchasing, engineering, customer service, program managers, quality, and the manufacturing department to determine progress of work and completion dates
  • Compiling reports on progress of work, inventory levels, costs, and production problems
  • Compiling information such as production rates and progress, materials inventories, materials used, and customer information so that status reports can be completed
  • Revising production schedules when required due to design changes, backlogs, or other interruptions; collaborating with management, production, and engineering
  • Managing planning for new product releases
  • Interfacing as required with purchasing to ensure that orders are placed on time and to ensure on-dock date required by the system to support production
  • Performing other duties as assigned

Job Qualification Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Strong MS Office and in particular Microsoft Excel skills
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package and excellent advancement opportunity.

Arkwin is an EEO employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran