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Production Planner (New Grad - Muskegon, MI)

Muskegon, Michigan

Job ID AS20211503-58058
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I completed two summer internships at L3Harris before transitioning to a full-time role. I was able to learn firsthand about the engineering process, the quality of products produced, the helpfulness of my co-workers, how the company operates and the potential to expand my career.

Jason, Electrical Engineer, Rochester, NY

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L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.


Job Title: Production Planner (New Grad - Muskegon, MI)

Job Code: AS20211503-58058

Job Location: Muskegon, MI

Job Description: Entry-level professional with broad theoretical job knowledge of machine scheduling using an ERP planning system. The position will manage engine machining processes and communicate with department team members to explain and interpret information.

Essential Functions:

  • Assist in obtaining /loading necessary data to ERP system
  • Develop final assembly schedule to support program management
  • Determine and manage lead times, order policies, and material in process
  • Develop necessary programs/reports on program status
  • Plan, schedule, and verify engineering changes
  • Maintain records and status of material produced
  • Coordinate and communicate with program managers and L3Harris Muskegon production control
  • Provide planning updates to all levels of management as required


  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Manufacturing Engineering, Industrial Engineering or other related degree
  • GPA of 3.0 or greater

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Good communication skills to address and solve problems and to apply discretion within identified boundaries and procedures
  • Responsible for making minor changes in processes to solve problems or improve effectiveness of approaches and routines being utilized
  • Understanding of material requirements planning
  • Ability to interface with all levels of management
  • Available for occasional business travel
  • Available for casual overtime based on workload and/or urgency
  • Must be able to move freely, with or without accommodations, throughout the manufacturing environment
  • Must be familiar with and able to utilize all Microsoft Office applications (Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Outlook)
  • Previously held security clearance preferred, ability to get security clearance required
  • Knowledge of lean sigma tools and techniques

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

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.

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