Senior Technician Materials/Planning in Miami, Florida at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 5/8/2018

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Job ID: BEC010142

About Us

At Beckman Coulter, we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory. For more than 80 years, we have been a trusted partner for laboratory professionals, helping to advance scientific research and patient care. We do challenging work on a global scale, and are invested in growing our associates’ careers. We embrace continuous improvement, and are passionate about moving science and healthcare forward.

We have a vital role at Beckman Coulter: our focus on innovation, reliability and efficiency has led us to become the partner of choice for clinical, research and industrial customers all over the world.

Beckman Coulter is a Danaher company, operating in two industries: Diagnostics and Life Sciences. 


Description

Overall Purpose of the Role: Senior Technician Materials/planning
To ensure that the supply of materials meet the production schedule and minimum stock levels to ensure operational and production continuity. Able to deliver efficient, effective and flexible solutions to meet   production requirements. Maintains strong relationships both internally and externally to ensure supply of materials meets requirements. Work under general supervision, reviewed by Management. Decisions and results have an impact on the function and their success. Performance affects the function’s image. 

Key Responsibilities: 

General and Task Management 
 Schedule the supply of materials/components to meet production requirements and minimum safety stock levels.   Plan, develop, implement and evaluate processes for material delivery from supplier to point of fit.   Assess volume requirements against planning assumptions 
 Day-to-day order management and management of deliveries 
 Understand and manage risks to minimize impact on production schedule 
 Take follow up actions in relation to material shortages that affect production 
 Implement all processes to agreed standards and targets and support continuous improvement initiatives and identify areas of improvement 
 Utilize any Material Requirements Planning system (MRP) or IT system that is in place and ensure that data is accurate and up to date and resolve any issues as required 
 Monitor the integrity of Bill of Materials (BOM) and manage inventory accuracy 
 Monitor inventory levels against agreed target levels 


Beckman Coulter 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.


Requirements
Must have a high school diploma and 5 plus years of materials experience
Proficient in MS Excel
Good communication skills

Job Requirements



Qualifications

Overall Purpose of the Role: Senior Technician Materials/planning
To ensure that the supply of materials meet the production schedule and minimum stock levels to ensure operational and production continuity. Able to deliver efficient, effective and flexible solutions to meet   production requirements. Maintains strong relationships both internally and externally to ensure supply of materials meets requirements. Work under general supervision, reviewed by Management. Decisions and results have an impact on the function and their success. Performance affects the function’s image. 

Key Responsibilities: 

General and Task Management 
 Schedule the supply of materials/components to meet production requirements and minimum safety stock levels.   Plan, develop, implement and evaluate processes for material delivery from supplier to point of fit.   Assess volume requirements against planning assumptions 
 Day-to-day order management and management of deliveries 
 Understand and manage risks to minimize impact on production schedule 
 Take follow up actions in relation to material shortages that affect production 
 Implement all processes to agreed standards and targets and support continuous improvement initiatives and identify areas of improvement 
 Utilize any Material Requirements Planning system (MRP) or IT system that is in place and ensure that data is accurate and up to date and resolve any issues as required 
 Monitor the integrity of Bill of Materials (BOM) and manage inventory accuracy 
 Monitor inventory levels against agreed target levels 


Beckman Coulter 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.


Requirements
Must have a high school diploma and 5 plus years of materials experience
Proficient in MS Excel
Good communication skills


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.

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