Production Planner in Brønshøj, Denmark at Radiometer

Date Posted: 5/13/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: MED001497

About Us

At Radiometer, our mission is to help caregivers make diagnostic decisions that save lives. To provide caregivers the insight and confidence that help them arrive at the right diagnostic decisions – decisions that in the end help save lives.

On a yearly basis millions of lives are touched by the information our solutions provide and that’s a fact, we take very seriously; the more critical the setting, the greater the requirements are and that’s why we’ve made it our vision to improve global healthcare with reliable, fast and easy patient diagnoses.

Want to know more about our mission and vision? Click on the link: Link of YouTube video

Our people

At Radiometer, we acknowledge that the information our products provide is often the difference between life and death; an acknowledgement that drives and unites us as a company. From biotech and software specialists to financial controllers and engineers, all 3200 colleagues are committed and dedicated to help realize life’s potential.

If you aspire to be part of a purpose, performance and values driven organization whose mission and vision guide every action, we are eager to hear from you.


Value Stream transformation – Work with LEAN

This position could be equally attractive whether you are: a) a highly experienced planner with a LEAN mindset, comfortable and dedicated to the planner role, or b) a newly graduated profession-al ready for challenges within LEAN transformation and setup of flow production seeking a job with room to grow and possibilities for future advancement for the right person.

The ABL90 Sensor Cassette Value Stream is seeking a dedicated planner for raw material and production planning. The Value Stream is challenged in the coming years, as we are facing high growth rates. We need to transform the current production setup from module based to a LEAN flow production, and the planner will be a key contributor.

The ABL90 Sensor Cassette Value Stream is producing the sensor (accessory) for the latest blood gas instrument in Radiometer’s line-up. Currently the department consists of 100 people including operators, technicians, engineers, administration etc. 

As our new Production Planner, you will be working with a number of internal stakeholders such as production coordinators, operators, Manufacturing Engineering team, Global Supply Chain team etc. Externally you will be in contact with suppliers in Denmark and abroad.

The job
To become successful, you must show results in regard to lead time reduction, productivity improvement, and delivery improvement.  Your responsibilities and tasks will include:
• Optimizing production by use of LEAN philosophy 
• Planning of production (daily/weekly/monthly) and supporting execution of plan 
• Ordering of materials to support production cycle and ramp-up 
• Contact to suppliers in regards to orders 
• Reducing inventory levels 

We offer you
A unique opportunity to work in the field of medical technologies, where knowledge sharing and professional respect combine to make it both fun and meaningful to go to work. Both in Denmark and abroad you will meet enthusiastic colleagues who take pride in making a difference in a company whose products can truly impact other people's lives. We offer you 'freedom with responsibility', opportunities for training and career development, and a wide range of staff benefits.
For further information, please contact Value Stream Manager, Gideon Nartey at tel. 21339792 after April 23rd.

Interviews will be held as relevant candidates apply
Please apply now and no later than Thursday 8 May 2018. Start the application process by “applying online” and attach your CV and other relevant documents. We are looking forward to receiving your application.

Job Requirements


We believe that the following formal qualifications will improve your chances of success:
• Bachelor or Master degree in production engineering or similar.
• LEAN mindset and great problem solving skills.
• Strong supply chain skills:
•Experience with production planning 
•Experience with supplier contact
•Experience with production optimization 
•Experience with implementing pull systems and Kanban in production
•Experience with inventory reduction
• Fluent Danish and English is required, both spoken and written.
• IT skills: MS Office, especially Excel/metrics. Experience with Axapta or other ERP systems is an advantage.

You must be passionate and committed about what you do, as well as:
• Excellent coordination skills, using both flexibility and persistency.
• Analytical and systematic in your work approach.
• Change management and people skills: excellent communication and interaction at all levels.

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 applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% 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.