Conversion Planning Coordinator
With more than 120 operations and about 20,000 employees worldwide, Precision Castparts Corp. is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, forged components, aerostructures and highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace applications. In addition, we are the leading producer of airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market. We also manufacture extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications; commercial and military airframe aerostructures; and metal alloys and other materials for the casting and forging industries. With such critical applications, we insist on quality and dependability – not just in the materials and products we make, but in the people we recruit.
Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over 10 billion dollar company employs more than 20,000 people worldwide. PCC has over 120 plants and has a presence in twenty-six states in the US and in over a dozen countries. PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers and shareholders while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.
Effective early February 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffett, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.
Operations & Virtual Processing Operations and Cold Rolled products. Serves as a liaison between the converters and the Planning/Material Movement Organizations at the mill. Ensures that conversion business processes comply with standards and procedures as defined by the Company, Customers, and Regulatory Bodies
Coordinates activities to ensure promised customer delivery dates conform with production and quality standards and procedures
Serve as a liaison between the converter network and the TIMET manufacturing facilities to ensure integrity of customer promise dates
Coordinates the logistics of qualifications/experiments for the Process/Product Engineering groups.
Communicates and continuously updates plans for externally manufactured products
Responsible for coordinating activities and observation of outside vendors as related to conversion of product for TIMET.
Plan and manage intermediate material buffers according to the NA planning directive.
Ensure material availability required to support actual and forecasted production plans as well as buffer targets.
Order melt based on NA planning directives within melt lead time guidelines, and work with converter planners as needed ensuring proper priority.
Create process orders for buffer fulfillment based on acknowledged melt orders.
Analyze and publish mill product lead times based on plant capabilities ensuring production plan adherence at a minimum.
Acknowledge sales orders to external and internal customers based on material/capacity availability while supporting latest NA planning directive.
Create process orders for finished products at time of sales order acknowledgement.
Own product master data used to plan production for proper input/output materials, resources, routing sequences, inter-operation times, overall cycle times, etc. submitting change requests to master data manager as needed
Bachelor's degree preferred plus additional courses or seminars related to titanium manufacturing
5 – 7 years experience in titanium conversion, production planning, vendor coordination and scheduling required
Proof of US citizenship, nationality, and/or permanent resident status in order to comply with all applicable export and import laws and regulations.
Extensive knowledge of company and departmental policies and procedures
Extensive knowledge of titanium conversion processes
Extensive knowledge of SAP
Ability to communicate effectively with employees and management
Knowledge of MS Office (Project, Excel, Access, Word, Power Point)
Domestic travel required
Full Relocation is authorized for this position.
This requisition is closed to applications.