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Textron Manager, Production Control & Logistics in Wilmington, Massachusetts

Manager, Production Control & Logistics


Who We Are

Textron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems.

This role is in Textron System’s Wilmington, MA business location. Visit & to read more about who we are and the products we make!

About This Role

We believe people should love what they do – in this role, you will be responsible for:

The Manager, Production Control and Logistics (PC and L) will report directly to the Director of Operations and will provide leadership and accountability for overall strategic and tactical activities of the end to end material planning, receiving, warehouse, and shipping functions.

This critical business role will:

  • Provide a high level of internal customer service by compliantly working to increase transactional speed across the PC&L function

  • Lead all aspects for SIOP Coordination, Master Scheduling, Material Planning, Production Control, Warehouse Management, Shipping, and Receiving.

  • Create a work culture and environment for the PC&L team that has a focus on doing whatever it takes to compliantly produce goods and services on time and under budget

  • Partner with program management, engineering, and other supply chain disciplines to proactively plan, schedule, and effectively manage development, production, and aftermarket support environments

  • Provide leadership in all aspects of material planning and production control, including serving as a subject matter expert in the use MRP II principles and application.

  • Deploy a material movement approach consistent with the Lean principles of Flow and Pull

  • Manage inventory levels, material flow, and logistics among suppliers, plants and customers to achieve targeted delivery lead times while minimizing working capital investment.

  • Develop and execute strategies to ensure procedural and execution compliance to the FAR and DFARS and subsequent Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) approval resulting from Materials Management and Accounting System (MMAS) reviews.

  • Assure competent staffing to exceed the strategic and tactical goals of the business.


Position Requirements:

  • 10 years DOD Production Control experience

  • Demonstrated experience in MMAS compliance requirements

  • Oracle ERP knowledge


  • Masters Degree with 6 or more years of experience, or a Bachelors Degree with 10 or more years of experience

How We Care

At Textron Systems, our talented people make us successful. We promote an inclusive environment where we value individuality, differences, and unique perspectives.

Our Company is committed to offering employees opportunities to grow and develop. Our benefits and compensation packages are designed to help our talented employees excel and achieve their goals, so they can make a difference every day in and outside of the workplace. Below are just a few examples!

- Flexible Work Schedules

- Education Assistance

- Career Development & Training Opportunities

- Wellness Program (including Fitness Reimbursement)

- Medical, Dental, Vision & 401(K) with Company Funding

- Paid Parental Leave

Are you a Military Veteran?

Textron's products and services are trusted everyday by those who protect our country. We are dedicated to hiring these Veterans and aim to translate their skills to make an impact on our Company.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Massachusetts-Wilmington

Recruiting Company Textron Systems

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Manager with Direct Reports

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 286814