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Raw Material Planner in Rancho Cucamonga, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 6/20/2019

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Job Description

Arconic Engines is looking for a Raw Material Planner who will administer the procurement of raw material in accordance with prescribed regulations and procedures.
This position will be located in Rancho Cucamonga, CA.
Arconic (NYSE: ARNC) creates breakthrough products that shape industries. Working in close partnership with our customers, we solve complex engineering challenges to transform the way we fly, drive, build and power. Through the ingenuity of our people and cutting-edge advanced manufacturing techniques, we deliver these products at a quality and efficiency that ensure customer success and shareholder value.  Arconic Engines, a business unit of Arconic, is a world-class producer of aero engine and industrial gas turbine components, including airfoils, rings, disks and forgings. We excel in vacuum melted superalloys, machining, performance coatings and hot isostatic pressing for high performance parts that enable the next-generation of quieter, more fuel-efficient aero engines and cleaner power generation.
Administer the procurement of raw material in accordance with prescribed regulations and procedures. Reviews and analyzes purchasing requisitions, investigates and develops sources of supplies, prepares bid specifications, issues bid requests and reviews quotations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: This is not intended as a comprehensive list; it is intended to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities. Incumbent(s) may not be required to perform all duties listed, and may be required to perform additional, position-specific tasks.
  • Ability to negotiate pricing in conjunction with our long-term agreement contracts
  • Process receiving transactions and material allocation daily
  • Track incoming material on time delivery from vendors
  • Works to manage inventory levels to adhere to budgetary guidelines
  • Develop relationships with all vendors to assure that the company receives quality materials and competitive pricing to meet corporate standards.
  • Works to quality standards for material purchases
  • Negotiate vendor agreements to minimize inventory overages while assuring on-time delivery.
  • Source secondary vendors to ensure product availability.
  • Timely and accurate purchase order entry based on MRP
  • Timely communication with manager, internal and external customers.
  • Produce periodic reports for manager as needed
  • Analyze inventory reports to identify slow moving items, overstocked items and obsolete inventory. Work in conjunction with production departments to maintain appropriate inventory levels and turn slow moving items, overstock items and obsolete material into cash
  • Source, negotiate and transact scrap sales.
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent excel skills
    Familiar with ERP systems
    Working knowledge of Material Requirements Planning (MRP)


  • Associate degree from two-year college or technical school from an accredited institution.Minimum of 3 years related experience.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status.  ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • Associate degree from two-year college or technical school from an accredited institution.