Waters SAP Production Planner in Lindon, Utah
Interested in joining our Manufacturing team?
Our Production Planner is responsible for production planning activities and coordinating jobs and material flow to satisfy demand to fulfill the Manufacturing plan.
Monitor forecast/ master plan/ delivery, production schedule and yield.
Timely input data and maintain accuracy in MRP system, stock movement and WIP.
Coordinate and liaise with Demand Planning, Purchasing, and Production Staff.
Monitor and implement ECO changes at the instrument, assembly, and component level.
Work with NPI Project Managers to implement and support new product introductions.
implement and drive Process improvement activities by the use of Lean and structured problem solving.
Utilize SAP / APO Develop and manage weekly Production Schedules from a capacity feasibility and execution standpoint
Forecast Management and Development/maintenance of Build Plan/Production Schedule
Coordinate weekly Inventory management via our Cycle Count process.
Effectively manage products across their entire life cycle from NPI to EOL
Identify inventory goals and manage inventory levels through identification of inventory reduction opportunities
Participate and, where applicable, lead cross functional process improvement activities
Develop and maintain Key Performance Indexes
Communicate/escalate issues to Upper Management
Degree in Supply Chain / Business with 2+ years of Production Planning experience.
SAP experience is essential and experience with SAP APO is preferred.
Strong leadership and communications skills required with the ability to operate at all levels within an organization.
Prior experience in mechanical/electrical instrument manufacturing preferred.
Strong analytical skills, system savvy with familiarity with Windows based applications (Word, Excel, etc.).
Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT), the world's leading specialty measurement company, has pioneered chromatography, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis innovations serving the life, materials, and food sciences for more than 60 years. With more than 7,000 employees worldwide, Waters operates directly in 35 countries, including 15 manufacturing facilities, with products available in more than 100 countries. Our team focuses on creating business advantages for laboratory-dependent organizations to enable significant advancement in healthcare delivery, environmental management, food safety, and water quality.
Working at Waters enables our employees to unlock the potential of their careers. Our global team is driven by purpose. We strive to be better, learn and improve every day in everything we do. We’re the problem solvers and innovators that aren’t afraid to take risks to transform the world of human health and well-being. We’re all in it together delivering benefit as one to provide the insights needed today in order to solve the challenges of tomorrow.
Diversity and inclusion are fundamental to our core values at Waters Corporation. It is our responsibility to actively implement programs and practices to drive inclusive behavior and increase diversity across the organization. We are united by diversity and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products, our customers and our community. Waters is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender identity or protected Veteran status.
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External Company URL: www.waters.com
Street: 890 W 410 N