Senior Production Planner in Yorba Linda, California at Nobel Biocare

Date Posted: 1/30/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: NOB001932

About Us

Nobel Biocare is a world leader in the field of innovative implant-based dental restorations – from single-tooth to fully edentulous indications. Nobel Biocare offers you a great place to work by giving you the opportunity to grow and be recognized for your effort and achievements.

Description

The Senior Production Planner is responsible for releasing work orders for their designated work centers, and working with operations, quality and engineering personnel to ensure that orders are processed to meet production lead time, ontime delivery, past due, and inventory target KPI’s. They are also responsible for purchasing components and outside processes from suppliers for their designated work centers.

Duties:
  • Creates work orders according to heijunka schedule and forecast.
  • Schedules production and sets priorities.
  • Actively participates in new product launches.
  • Processes delivery notes for transfer of finished product to central warehouse.
  • Places purchase orders for components and outside processing.
  • Places intercompany orders for components manufactured by Nobel Biocare subsidiaries.
  • Updates SAP planning parameters as required.
  • Manages inventory of components (kanban).
  • Cycle count reconciliation.

Job Requirements



Qualifications

Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree and 5 years professional experience in supply chain, procurement, or planning.
Critical Skills/technical know-how: 
  • Knowledge of SAP or similar ERP software.
  • Excel expertise (formulas, pivot tables, V lookup).
  • Learn, embrace, utilize Danaher Business System (DBS).
Critical Experience:
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment and ability to multi-task preferably with a regulated medical device background.
  • Must have good analytical skills, learn SAP functionality, understand KPI’s, be a strategic thinker and good communicator, willing to take ownership, and willing to follow through with a positive attitude and a sense of urgency.

Nobel Biocare is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and industrial solutions. Our globally diverse team of 59,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #144 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 2,000% over 20 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.