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Production Planning

Windsor Locks, Connecticut Contract Job ID: 1910106253
Estimated Duration: 24 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Production Planner, in Windsor Lock, CT..

  • Will be responsible for the timely performance of various manufacturing tasks ranging from requirements planning through the shipment of deliverables in support of NASA and DoD Programs.
  • Applicants must exhibit a high degree of initiative and sound judgment, working independently and as a member of an Integrated Product Team.
  • It is essential the individual be capable of adapting to changing conditions and work cooperatively in a team environment.
  • Specific responsibilities include: o Interface with cross-functional IPD to ensure schedules are adhered to with proper sense of urgency to achieve customer delivery requirements.
  • Monitor production schedules and advance materials through assembly and test operations.
  • Proactively identify and mitigate risks associated with the execution of production plans.
  • Release production orders, compile historical build folders, and assemble hardware kits in support of 100% on-time starts.
  • Coordinate the utilization of outside processes and the shipment of hardware to customers.
  • Conduct root cause analysis when goals are not met and initiate corresponding corrective actions.
  • Initiate and support process improvement initiatives.
  • Understand and interpret ERP system requirements and accurately integrate complex production schedules.
  • Associate’s /Bachelor's Degree preferred.
  • Experience in Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering disciplines preferred Experience in Planning, Supply Chain, Procurement, Manufacturing, Operations, or a related field.
  • Self-directed.
  • Strong planning and organization skills with ability to be adaptable to changing priorities and assignments.
  • Manage daily tasks and come back with solid results / solutions.
  • Ability to read engineering drawings.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and persuasively, verbally and in writing, to individuals at all levels and to cross-functional groups.
  • Knowledge of ACE and/or Lean Six Sigma is encouraged.
  • GED
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PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

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