Junior Production Planner


Offre publiée le 2024-06-26


Entrepreneurial Leader

Heroux-Devtek, the world’s 3rd largest producer of landing gear, serves the civil and military aerospace markets from production facilities in North America and Europe.

The Company’s longevity, flexibility, and track record for the development and implementation of innovative production systems have distinguished it as a leader in the domain.

With its most recent acquisitions, Heroux-Devtek is bolstering its status as one of the foremost landing gear, actuation and hydraulic system designers and manufacturers in the global aerospace industry.

Division info :

Located in Longueuil, on the South Shore of Montreal, this plant is not only the centre par excellence of the largest players in the aerospace industry for landing gear repair and maintenance, but also the plant that is recognized for the manufacture of the famous legs of the Apollo 11 lunar module.

It is in a spirit of openness and teamwork that we work to regularly adjust to the needs of our employees to ensure their well-being, including offering competitive benefits, flexible work conditions, many social activities and a healthy lifestyle through our training room and sports clubs.

We promote creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and the involvement of our employees in a motivating and quality work environment, which makes Héroux-Devtek a very agile company.

What we offer?

  • Leaders who invest in your success and your development daily.
  • Competitive salaries linked to performance and hybrid working hours (depending on responsibilities)
  • A comprehensive group insurance plan and a very competitive pension plan
  • Support for the payment of contributions to the professional order or relevant certifications & Trainings
  • Funding for additional technical, linguistic, and behavioral training relevant to the role and development.
  • Free access to a virtual doctor and the employee assistance program (24 / 7)
  • Social activities for all employees (BBQ, Golf, Christmas parties, etc.) and unlimited hot drinks!
  • Generous referral bonuses and advantageous recognition programs
  • A motivating work environment and a human management style where you can make a difference

Summary of position :

Your expertise will be put to good use in a stimulating environment. You will have to play an operational and influential role within the planning department.

In addition to participating in the planning process in support of production, you will analyze, plan and write production schedules and discuss with supervisors whether a change in the quantity of materials or a variation in labor is necessary.

or take any measures necessary for the repair and assembly of landing gear to meet the customer's requirements.

Main responsibilities :

  • Writes and maintains a master schedule of the various current contracts in terms of major start-up activities and required deliveries;
  • Analyzes statistics in order to detect any possible delay in the progress of landing gear production and advises production on scenarios allowing contracts to be delivered on schedule;
  • Establishes statistics on the movement of landing gear during production;
  • Writes supply requisitions for materials or services and sets a deadline for receipt of materials in accordance with the production schedule;
  • Writes a general plan of activities taking into account manufacturing capacities and delivery dates required on orders;
  • Analyzes and verifies the availability of components using various reports;
  • Writes the ordering documents, stipulating the clear requirements;
  • Writes and transmits to the supervision of the production and service departments, the documentation necessary to carry out the details of the activities such as master schedules, production schedules, etc.;
  • Maintain contact with different departments or services to ensure that delivery dates are met;
  • Writes a report on the progress of activities / contracts;
  • Uses computer equipment (entry schedules, deliveries, inventory, etc.);
  • Carry out any other similar task entrusted by the immediate superior.

Qualifications :

  • Bachelor’s degree in operations management or College diploma in production or relevant experience
  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience in production, planning in the aeronautical sector or in a highly regulated field
  • Knowledge of the Office suite (advanced level for Excel) is an asset
  • Bilingualism in English and French, spoken and written.
  • Good communicator
  • Great sense of organization and priorities
  • Knowledge of an MRP / ERP system

Are you known for your ability to adapt and learn? Do you like to surpass yourself and develop in a technically complex environment?

Héroux-Devtek offers you the opportunity to work in a friendly environment where skills development is at the center our top priority.

Here, employees are at the heart of the realization of the product, developped through engineering centers, factories, a service unit and an accessible and agile head office for fast decision-making.

Be part of a motivating top-notch team !

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Héroux-Devtek is an equal opportunity employer.


If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by calling us at 1-877-427-7717.

This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to provide assistance in order to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

Heroux Devtek is proud to be an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), including Disability / Vets.

HDI Landing Gear is an equal employment opportunity (EEO) employer to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identityand / or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

In addition, HDI Landing Gear will providereasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


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