BAE Systems, one of the world's leading defense contractors and a stable Fortune 500 company, is looking to add to our Configuration Management / Bills of Material (BOM) team. We would consider filling this position at any Combat Mission Systems site including Sterling Heights, MI; Minneapolis, MN; and Anniston, AL
As a Manufacturing BOM Staff Support person, you will:
Provide support for Bills of Material staff as detailed below:
Organize, coordinate, audit, and evaluate Manufacturing Bills of Material (BOM) efforts in support of multiple, significant developmental and production programs within BAE Systems guidelines and U.S. Government specifications; executes assigned programs within cost and schedule constraints.
Ensures the coordination of work tasks with internal customer representatives. Ensures customers are informed on status and progress of assigned tasks.
Contributes to the preparation of project documentation to ensure customer requirements are met.
Reviews documentation and applies knowledge of engineering and manufacturing processes.
Analyzes proposed changes of product design to determine effect on the Manufacturing BOM.
Supports the coordination of modification records for BOM management control.
Contributes to the development of policies and standards to ensure team optimization.
Establishes, maintains, and promotes good customer relationships.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Previous Manufacturing Requirements Planning (MRP), Oracle, and Advanced Supply Chain Planning (ASCP) skills required. Includes detail entries supporting Item Masters, Indented structure Bills of Materials, and attribute encoding.
Previous Production and Prototype Manufacturing BOM management experience
Use of a Product Data Management (PDM) system such as EPDM/Windchill
Ability to read and interpret Engineering drawings and Configuration change documentation
General understanding of Engineering / Manufacturing / Operations processes.
Excellent communication, organization, and interpersonal skills required.
Ability to participate and contribute to the team.
Excellent computer skills, with a solid understanding of the typical PC applications especially MS Office Applications. Heavy emphasis on Microsoft Excel skills, including comparison functions and data analysis.
More than 5 years Defense or Automotive Manufacturing experience preferred, with focus on Bills of Material management, Procurement, and Planning.
Working knowledge in US Army product development, processes and standards pertaining to engineering to ensure accuracy for production readiness.
Overall understanding of design engineering, manufacturing, material planning; production planning purchasing principles and discipline of CM. Ability to see the relationships of these functional areas and make decisions based on the business impacts to these areas.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
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