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L3Harris Production Planner-2nd Shift in Clifton, New Jersey


Job Title: Production Planner-2nd Shift

Job Code: SAS20213003-58939

Job Location: Clifton, NJ

*10% shift differential added

Job Description:

Planning and scheduling functions involved with coordinating products and materials through various production phases. Implements planned production schedules, labor loading and capacity requirements. Reviews schedules to determine materials and parts requirements to ensure materials are available according to schedules.

  • Candidate will be a conduit between program office and Director of Operations for development, production and spares/repairs activity.

  • Responsible for all projects assigned to the organizational unit with a focus on customer satisfaction.

  • Generate proposals, produce Estimate to Completes and drive day to day results.

  • Accountable for managing cost, schedule and quality as related to functions within the Operations organization.

  • Directly participate in establishing and administering many centralized functional projects.

  • Lead and manage matrixed co-workers both within and external to Operations Directorate.

  • Using a working knowledge of MRP; candidate will generate and maintain customer orders.

  • Provides guidance to subordinates and/or team members based on organizational goals and company policy.

  • Acts as an advisor to subordinate supervisors or staff members to meet schedules or resolve technical or operational problems.

  • Exerts influence in the development of overall objectives and long-range goals of the organization.

  • Incorporate lean initiatives that drive cost savings.


  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience or 2 years post-Secondary/ Associates Degree and a minimum of 6 years of prior related experience. Graduate Degree or equivalent with 0 to 2 years of prior related experience.

  • 3 years experience working with an MRP System.

  • 3 years experience generating and maintaining customer orders.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • 3+ years with a MS/MA/MBA degree OR 2+ with a BS/BA degree with Production Planning experience working for a company that produces government regulated products such as in the DOD or Pharmaceutical industries (not banking).

  • Must be eligible for a US Government Secret clearance.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.