Production Control Coordinator

Cromwell, Connecticut, United States (USA), GKN Aerospace [GKN-PCC]

Field(s) of expertise
Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Job type

About this job

Performs scheduling and MRP responsibilities in support of customer programs; including the translation of program master schedule into a program line-of-balance schedule, POR creation, distribution of material, program inventory plan and manufacturing work instructions.


  • Plan and manage production schedules to ensure on-time delivery of customer orders.
  • Analyze sales order releases with respect to capacity planning and material requirements.
  • Complete shipping information and delivery date input.
  • Interface with manufacturing personnel, purchasing personnel, etc. on material status and production planning issues.
  • Incorporates customer requirements and changes into the manufacturing plan and shipping schedule and communicates with customers on problems, issues, and delivery.
  • Establishes production schedules, including material procurement and manufacturing timetables.
  • Building teams that resolve schedule conflicts rapidly and successfully.
  • Identify problem areas of MRP input and output and correcting those problems.
  • Responsible for additional duties as assigned.


Required Qualifications:

  • U.S. Person per ITAR regulations to comply with export compliance and site SSA requirements
  • 2+ years general experience in a manufacturing organization including productions conrol, shop floor control, planning and scheduling MRP automated systems, manufacturing, material control, etc. or equivalent experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relatable field; or progressing toward a degree (some college experience)
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically with Word and Excel

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must be willing to work as a team player as well as independently.
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Additional background in government procurement methods, procedures and contract requirements desirable.

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