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Leader, Materials Planning & Control

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Textron Grand Prairie , TX 75050

Posted 2 months ago

We are pioneers. We werethe first to break the sound barrier and design the first functional jetpack.We were aboard NASA's first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotorsystems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility. AtBell, we are proud to be an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creatingnovel and coveted vertical lift experiences.

Bell is seeking a Supervisor Materials Planning and Control to supportour operations at the Bell Drive Systems Center inGrand Prairie, Texas

  • Supervise Dispatching personnel by assessing build plans,delegating work assignments and monitoring the quality and quantity of dailywork performed.

  • Provide direction, counseling, training, and instructions asrequired to achieve departmental and program goals.

  • Coordinate problems related to material tooling, planning,scheduling, and engineering to ensure completion of detail parts and assembliesin accordance with the FP Daily Build Plan Schedule.

  • Work with Resource Analysts and Operations Planning and Control toidentify constraints to ensure positive throughput.

  • Monitor detail shortages/maintain Shop Floor Control data requiredto identify potential critical items in order to effectively manage themovement of parts and material.

  • Ensure the safety of all assigned personnel and monitor employees'compliance to safety.

  • Oversee kitting areas and ensure kits are ordered, inventoried,secured, and delivered to the shop floor complete and on time to meet theproduction schedule.

  • Attend meetings as required and work all issues that may impactschedule.

  • Focus on building long lasting customer relationships.

  • Support the efforts of cost reduction through work in process andinventory control.

  • Provide and support on schedule delivery to all customers,internal and external.

Don't miss the chance tojoin a diverse, inclusive environment where you feel a sense ofbelonging. As a member of our global workforce, you will collaborate withdedicated, enthusiastic teams where unique experiences, backgrounds and ideascombined with a strong passion for our products take us above and beyondflight.


  • Four-year degree in Operations/Business Management, or related discipline or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum of 3 years Manufacturing/Engineering/Warehousing/Dispatching experience.


  • Supervisory experience

  • Lean and/or Six Sigma certifications

  • Experience with BSM systems

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