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Dynetics, a Leidos company, is seeking a talented Material Planner to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.
The Material Planner will also be performing normal planning duties such as interfacing with manufacturers and distributors for quotes, selecting the best supplier, and then submitting purchase requests to the Dynetics Purchasing department. The candidate will be expected to track orders and expedite as necessary to meet program requirements. The type of material is expected to be electronic, electro-mechanical, and mechanical. This position will require frequent coordination with project managers, engineers, buyers, inventory managers, and suppliers to ensure that material will be available when needed and that proper documentation is in place for orders and proposals.
Additional responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Candidate must possess a Bachelor's of Science or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university.
In lieu of degree, High School Diploma/GED with a minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience is required.
Candidates must have at least 3 years of experience in manufacturing or purchasing activities, including experience obtaining quotes and interacting with vendors.
Position requires candidates to be capable of performing in a collaborative engineering environment working closely with multi-disciplinary teams.
Candidate must have demonstrated experience effectively communicating within a team environment.
Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.
Preferred candidates will also meet some of the following:
Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.