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Lockheed Martin Material Project Manager in Manassas, Virginia

Description: As a Manufacturing Project Manager (MPM), the candidate will provide day-to-day oversight of projects for Manassas Under Sea Systems (USS) Programs. The candidate will: Direct and oversee the material supply chain for USS programs; Ensure inventory and production control functions are operating at levels that meet customer needs; Develop material plans to ensure production schedules are met and that the risk of surplus inventories are mitigated; Collaborate with the Production Program Office and Engineering to ensure GFE reuse materials are identified and integrated into the production plan; Direct and monitor Operations resources to accomplish goals of the manufacturing plan consistent with established manufacturing and safety procedures; Identify, recommend, and implement changes to improve productivity that reduce cost and rework; Formulate and recommend manufacturing policies and programs that guide the USS programs in maintaining and improving its competitive position; Advise management of the status of work in progress, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided as needed; Schedule equipment and personnel, confirm material supply and demands for the production or purchase of components or parts based on a master production schedule, shop load and inventory requirements.

Basic Qualifications:

Ability to interface effectively with all levels. Good verbal, written communication, problem solving and decision making skills. Ability to prioritize, track and expedite activities to meet critical program needs. Ability to work in a demanding product development government contracting environment with tight schedules. Manufacturing Operations, Production Planning, and/or Supply Chain Management experience. Material Requirements Planning(MRP) Systems experience. Experience in master scheduling, production planning, inventory management, shop floor control.

Material Requirements Planning(MRP) Systems experience.

Experience in master scheduling, production planning, inventory management, shop floor control.

Desired Skills:

Able to utilize program management skills

Understand MRP and planning / scheduling

Able to status and understand earned value data

Utilize Manufacturing Engineering , M.E. skills for technical decisions / discussions

Run proposal efforts for Production Operations

Program Management experienced desired



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.


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