Career Opportunities

Manager I, Planning

Triumph Group

Triumph Group

Valencia, Spain
Posted on Thursday, July 6, 2023

Valencia, CA, US, 91355

Business Unit: Systems and Support
Function: Operations

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.

We are looking for an experienced Planning Supervisor who will provide support to the Supply Chain Department by planning schedules and managing the movement of material through the production and manufacturing processes to ensure a consistent flow of products.

• Responsible and accountable for production control at the site (i.e. Planning, Stockroom, Shipping / Receiving, Expediting, Inventory Management)
• Provides leadership planning on production / service objectives, scheduling, material usage, budgets, inventory record accuracy, manpower and equipment resources.
• Carries out inventory control functions including balancing company goals (cost, quality, and delivery), managing, and developing incoming procurement channels, and ensuring that control measures are in place to effectively manage the sites inventory.
• Monitors materials and logistics measures of performance (MOP’s) daily; adjusts as necessary to maintain delivery schedules. Manages complex material situations to yield planned EBITDA and cash flow targets.
• Manages plans and reports on the status of inventory owned by the site.
• Creates a master schedule and plans/prepares operation schedules. Maintains current production status reports.
• Tracks scheduling metrics and reports on them. Improves and develops standard times for manufacturing processes
• Coordinates with and provides a liaison function with programs, production, engineering, finance, quality, and contracts to ensure production standards and goals are achieved.
• Actively participates with the sites management team, assisting with the development and realization of the site’s strategic plans, budgets, goals, and objectives.
• Responsible for strict compliance to all import, export, and Hazmat regulations.
• Produces and maintains measures of performance to graphically display performance related strengths and weaknesses for the site Supply Chain Team.
• Responsible for the accurate, orderly, and safe storage of all materials in the stockroom. Will conduct inventory cycle counts and physical inventories, as required, to ensure inventory financial accuracy.
• Builds and develops team approaches to problem solving and continuous improvement concepts within the site’s material organization.
• Exercises authority in hiring, training, career development, performance appraisals, salary adjustments, discipline, environmental / health and safety compliance, and the general employee relations of direct reports.
• Carries out special projects as assigned


• Bachelor’s Degree in business administration, commerce, engineering, industrial technology, or a related discipline (APICS, PMAC, CIM, CPIM, CMA...) or equivalent experience. Specialized certifications or training can be substituted as a degree.
• Proven planning, organizational, analytical, leadership, interpersonal, oral, and written skills.
• Good project management skills.
• Must have a proven track record for being a strong team builder.
• Strong computer skills; proficient in the Microsoft Office suite of programs. Must have at least intermediate MS Excel skills. Must have experience working within an ERP system environment utilizing inventory control, purchasing and production management modules.
• Familiarity and comfort with MS office and ERP systems required.
• Lean Manufacturing / Six Sigma experience is highly desirable.
• Must have at least 5 years of progressive Material supervisory experience within a manufacturing environment. Experience in aerospace would be helpful but is not a requirement.

Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

Pursuant to International Traffic Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) and the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”), applicants for SELECT positions will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residence, or U.S. Immigration Status in order to meet the minimum qualifications for those select positions. All inquiries related to citizenship are asked solely to comply with ITAR and EAR export licensing requirements.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability.

Please be aware that the Company requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19. This position will require the successful candidate to obtain OR show proof of a vaccination. The Company is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.

Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here .

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