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Spirit AeroSystems Manufacturing Planner 2nd Shift in Wichita, Kansas


Spirit AeroSystems designs and builds aerostructures for both commercial and defense customers. With headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, Spirit operates sites in the U.S., U.K., France and Malaysia. The company's core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components for the world's premier aircraft. Spirit AeroSystems focuses on affordable, innovative composite and aluminum manufacturing solutions to support customers around the globe.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Implements fabrication, assembly, or installation manufacturing plans by coordinating with suppliers, engineering, and manufacturing teams.

  • Knowledge to develop tooling, interchangeability, replacement, and functional test plans.

  • Using the established manufacturing process flow, defines sequences of events, develops text and graphics work instructions, manufacturing datasets, tooling requirements, and manufacturing bills of material.

  • Communicates with engineering teams to influence and clarify design concepts. Coordinates change incorporation, optimizes processes, addresses producibility issues, production &postproduction problems.

  • Has the ability to demonstrate configuration control of the hardware, within the manufacturing build plan.

  • Ability to apply process knowledge in one or more of the following areas; Composite non-metallic, Electrical/Electronics, Machining, Sheet metal, Systems and Structures.

  • This is a second shift position, must be able to work 2ndshift (3:30pm-12:00am)


Required Education:

  • Bachelors degree with 2-4 years of relevant experience.

  • Masters degree with 0-2 years of relevant experience.

    Preferred Skills:

  • Engineering degree from an accredited university

  • Experience with manufacturing engineering

  • Aerospace knowledge

  • Experience with Catia programs

    Kansas Tax Credit: Join Spirit AeroSystems’ Kansas team and you may be eligible for a $5,000 state of Kansas Aviation tax credit for up to five years. Click here for more information on the tax credit.

    Spirit AeroSystems is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Job LocationsUS-KS-Wichita

Requisition ID 2022-9592

Posted Date 3 months ago (9/15/2022 5:13 PM)

Category Manufacturing