Manufacturing Mechanical Planner / Manufacturing Electrical Planner


Basel, CH

Flexible Work Arrangement:  Hybrid
Job Category:  VIP Completions & Large Refurbishments
Career Level:  Professional
Requisition Id:  2365

Since 1967, Jet Aviation has been crafting flight in its smoothest form. From one hangar in Basel, Switzerland, to some 4,000 employees, and some 50 locations worldwide. Aircraft Management, Aircraft Sales, Charter, Completions, Defence, FBO, Fixed and Rotary Wing Maintenance, and Staffing. Behind every seamless Jet Aviation experience, is a team of dedicated professionals perfecting the art of flight. The artisans of aviation. The craft that brings our customers’ journey to life. In the hangar, on the ground, and behind the scenes. Enabling global flight, with passion.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Position Summary

Jet Aviation’s Manufacturing Planning Department is the regulatory and mandatory entry point from Design Organization to both Production Organization and Installation/Maintenance Organization, equivalent to an industrial method office in the standard industry.

As Manufacturing Planner, you are responsible for receiving, registering, analyzing the feasibility, and technically checking the Engineering drawings or definition packages. You create and release work packages to Production and Installation. Furthermore, you are in charge of issuing material requirements as well as preparing traceability documents for the conformity Design Organization and being executed

The team is working in a dynamic and large landscape environment – using PLM Platform Team Center, SharePoint, Internal solution – Excel , Access – and ERP System  SAP.

Main Responsibilities

  • Enhance Transform Engineering Bill of material - drawings into a manufacturing bill of material
  • Material Quantification, Material Alignment with stock and ordering capabilities, Make Buy decision on Parts 
  • Create and update production routings - work packages - based on the engineering Data 
  • Create and update installation job cards - work packages – based on engineering data
  • Launch, monitor and coordinate material and orders (production and installation within SAP) in line with project master schedule and Shops’ capacities and capabilities
  • Collaborate with Engineering Department, Supply Chain Management, Production to ensure the execution of the orders.
  • Ensure and communicate in timely manner risks and opportunities on the project execution.
  • Coordinate the implementation of engineering design changes during manufacturing and installation phase to ensure the most seamless effect in the downstream phases
  • Analyze, create, and improve department practices, processes, and tools.

Minimum Requirements

  • Technical Certificate or bachelor’s degree in a related field - Production / Manufacturing 
  • General knowledge of the Aviation Regulations 
  • Knowledge in PDM - PLM System and 3D CAD (Smarteam - Catia V5 ; Teamcenter - NX ; AutoCAD and AutoCAD Electrical)
  • Knowledge in SAP (industrial planning modules MM, PP) will be a plus 
  • Proficient user of MS Office Suite – Office 365 solution will be a plus [SharePoint, Power BI, MS Forms, Excel, Power Automate]
  • Programming VBA Script will be a plus

Desired Characteristics

  • Results driven, able to execute with high personal accountability
  • Proactive, forward thinking, and self-motivated team player
  • Collaborate within interdisciplinary and intercultural project stakeholders
  • Analytical skills approach
  • Problem solving approach
  • Creative mindset and global vision

If you are interested in a multicultural, challenging and innovative working environment and your profile matches our requirements, we are looking forward to receiving your online application in English.