MH-47 Production Planning & Execution Support

Job Title: MH-47 Production Planning & Execution Support

Job Location: Ridley Park, PA

Senior MH-47 Production Planner as a technical liaison between the U.S. Army Technology Applications Program Office (TAPO) and the aircraft manufacturer, The Boeing Company, to ensure all aspects of production are executed to high cost, schedule, and quality standards.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

-Maintain a current in-depth knowledge of program requirements, technical issues, and challenges.

-Keep TAPO informed of vendor progress and analyze any potential production problems or issues.

-Coordinate with the MH-47 PMO, TAPO Mission Equipment, Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA), and the vendor to determine the best course of action in terms of benefit to the Government.

-Conduct reviews and analyses aimed at improving production efficiency and reduce cost and schedule risk to the Government.

-Maintain cognizance of upcoming modifications and provide TAPO with recommendations for implementation based on lessons learned on current and past efforts.

-Other duties as assigned.


-Minimum of 10 years experience working in military aviation in positions related to maintenance, production, and flight testing.

-Minimum of 5 years experience with the MH-47 aircraft.

-Able to facilitate communication and possess an in-depth understanding of all technical and programmatic aspects of the production and modification process.

-Active Secret clearance required.

Desired Qualifications

-Bachelor’s degree in a technical field, or 5 years experience as a US military rotary wing aircraft pilot in the MH-47G is highly desired.

Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply here:

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Kokua is a Family-Oriented employer offering excellent benefits. Kokua provides a choice of several medical plans, Company paid dental and vision plans, and immediate vesting in our 401K plan with 5% matching. We offer a flexible spending account, Company paid group term life and disability insurance, and generous paid vacation leave, separate sick leave and holiday schedules. 

Kokua Support Services Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/V3 Certified Company.

Kokua will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities.  If you require reasonable accommodation to apply for this job, please contact our Human Resources Department.