Production, Planning, & Expediting Clerks
Also called: Expeditor, Materials Planner, Production Planner, Production Scheduler
In the military: see titles from the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, or Navy.
In the Air Force: Air Transportation; Aircraft Loadmaster Apprentice, EC-130J; Aircraft Loadmaster Craftsman, EC-130J; Aircraft Loadmaster Journeyman, EC-130J; Aviation Resource Management Superintendent; Logistics Plans Craftsman; Logistics Readiness, Tanker; Maintenance Management Superintendent; Mission Generation Vehicular Equipment Maintenance Apprentice; Nondestructive Inspection Journeyman
In the Army: Aircraft Components Repair Supervisor; Ammunition Specialist; Automated Logistical Specialist; Aviation Combined Arms Operations; Aviation Maintenance Technician (Nonrated); Aviation Senior Sergeant; Health Services Materiel; Petroleum Supply Specialist; Property Accounting Technician; Transportation Management Coordinator
In the Coast Guard: Aviation Engineering Specialty; Gunner's Mate; Marine Safety Specialist Engineer; Storekeeper
In the Marine Corps: Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Officer; Aviation Data Analyst; Aviation Maintenance Data Specialist; Aviation Supply Specialist; Basic Logistics Marine; Ground Supply Operations Officer; Logistics/Embarkation Specialist; Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) Planning Specialist; Ordnance Vehicle Maintenance Chief; Psychological Operations (PSYOP) Specialist; Supply Chain and Materiel Management Specialist
In the Navy: AN/SSQ-137 Cryptologic Systems Maintenance Instructor/Assessor; Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Officer, Avionics; Aircraft Organizational Maintenance Officer, Aircraft Division; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Launching and Recovery Equipment; CWO - Aviation Maintenance Technician; Electronics Logistics Officer; Inventory Control Methods Officer; Maintenance Master Chief; Ship Construction and Repair Superintendent (Nuclear); Stock Control Officer, Requirements; Yard Production Officer
- Distribute production schedules or work orders to departments.
- Revise production schedules when required due to design changes, labor or material shortages, backlogs, or other interruptions, collaborating with management, marketing, sales, production, or engineering.
- Review documents, such as production schedules, work orders, or staffing tables, to determine personnel or materials requirements or material priorities.
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Arts and Humanities
Engineering and Technology
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
They do well at jobs that need:
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Enterprise resource planning ERP software
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Materials requirements planning logistics and supply chain software