Graham, KY

Ensign Bickford is a leader in energetic system solutions offered to aerospace and defense customers for a wide array of applications.  EBAD products and capabilities set the U.S. standard and are highly sought after in the international community.

EBAD seeks a Production Planner position for its Graham, KY location.


  • Works with the Master Scheduler, Product Engineers, Value Stream Leaders and Procurement to ensure OTD to the customer
  • Ensures timely availability of production materials, including expediting of materials with the Buyer/Planner and Receiving Inspection to meet contract requirements.
  • Interfaces with other departments regarding scheduling, inventory requirements and status of materials.
  • Coordinate with Master Scheduler on timely update and release of shop orders to the floor.
  • Generate and ensure timely release of Build Books to the floor, including support of manufacturing stencils and labels
  • Attend PRR's and SQRR's and ensure timely follow through by Team Participants on Action Items.
  • Evaluates current practices and implements continuous improvement activities where practical.  Use lean tools to improve business processes.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
  • Two (2) years related experience in Logistics and Materials Management preferred
  • Must be able to meet all ITAR and BATFE background requirements
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to communicate with others effectively in both written and verbal fashion
  • Strong computer and knowledge of MRP systems
  • Strong Microsoft Excel, Project, Word and PowerPoint skills

 Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company is an EO Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class.