United Technologies Corporation Inventory Planner - Components in Muskegon, Michigan

Job ID: 50997BR

City: Muskegon

State: Michigan

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain: Procurement

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Forecasts inventory requirements utilizing analytical tools to meet aftermarket general and contract customer needs while performing daily analysis identifying excess and shortages to inventory plan.

Operates according to the Planning and Procurement guidelines for new, used, and exchange accessories, coordinating with internal Pratt and Whitney Component Solutions (P&WCS) and external Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) contacts.

Performs weekly/monthly review on all assigned engine programs for overages/gaps to properly support aftermarket based on market, sales, historical, and upcoming demand.

Develops inventory plan to ensure investments, inventory turns and service level key process indicators are achieved.

Supports all EIS (Entry Into Service) activities and product improvement initiatives to the aftermarket with Programs, Supply Chain, and Front Line Support.

Approves purchase orders for inventory requests and customer repair and exchange cores, as well as supporting Delivery Assurance and Vendor Management teams.

Initiates market searches for the procurement of material to fulfill inventory plan, ensuring inventory levels meet forecasted requirements.

Manages nonconforming inventory to quality management system requirements and ensures that all inventory has the proper documentation and pedigree to support the aftermarket.

Aligns processes to optimize use of existing IT platforms (SAP, etc.); also suggests process improvements to become more efficient and effective as an organization.

Participates in team meetings and other department communication meetings as required.

Supports Environmental Health & Safety goals and mitigates workplace risks while reinforcing strong controls environment with no adverse audits, maintaining AS9120 and AC0056 accreditations.

Employs continuous improvement tools and maintains ACE certification.


Strong analytic and inventory management skills.

Motivated to work in a team environment coordinating with peers to achieve business results.

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with attention to detail.

Driven to achieve results.

Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

Able to work toward a strategic vision, collaborating within Pratt & Whitney Canada teams.

Proficient in Microsoft Office; experience with SAP preferred.

Must be willing to travel internationally.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.