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Sierra Nevada Corporation Production Control I (Contract) - 2nd Shift in Louisville, Colorado

At SNC's Space Systems Group (SSG) we are not only the creator of theDream Chaser spacecraft, but also the designer and manufacturer of rocketengines and components, systems that sustain life in deep space, as wellas systems and satellites that improve life here on Earth. The work of ourSpace Systems team not only supports the U.S. government (includingNASA), but also commercial customers and international organizations.Primary Responsibilities Include:Develops and maintains detailed production schedules to establish sequence andlead times of each operation/task to meet completion dates defined bycontract milestonesProvides planned release, in-shop, and completion dates to MaterialPlanning for program planned Work Orders for the initial scheduleWorks closely with Manufacturing Engineering, Production Management and TestManagement to develop the build sequence and duration of fabrication,assembly, installation, test and other manufacturing operations for theguidance of all program team membersPrepares and releases production work packagesConfers with Production Supervisor and Test Manager for WIP status regardingprogress and problemsProvides program status to Program Manager and program team members throughthe Program Production Schedule and other reportsCoordinates with program team members to address problems, providingscheduling alternatives and workarounds including rework schedulesCoordinates with Material Planning to assure availability and timeliness ofmaterials and parts required to support established schedulesSupports proposal activities with regard to resource impact of current andfuture workRecords weekly status of assigned program, progress and setbacks with goalsfor the following weekCloses out work packages, which includes putting the "As Built Records"into an archive stateMust-haves:HS Degree in related discipline plusExperience in the manufacturing environment (preferably governmentcontracting) and strong knowledge of production and material control processesComputer proficiency in MS Excel and MS Access is required. Experience in MSProject, MS PowerPoint and Visio is desiredExperience with a MRP II production scheduling system or MRP I materialmanagement software is preferredExcellent communication, problem solving, interpersonal anddecision-making skillsStrong written and verbal communication skillsStrong organizational skillsThe ability to handle multiple tasks with frequent interruptionsPreferred:APICS certification is preferredIMPORTANT NOTICE:To conform to U.S. Government international trade regulations, applicantmust be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protectedindividual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtainthe required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S.DepartmenAt Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technologyand best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC hasbeen honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a TierOne Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America'sfastest-growing companies.Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected statuspursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.