Develop valid, feasible production schedules for finished goods and component items based on equipment, labor and raw material availability an d coordinate supply of finished goods, assembled components and parts to inter company and distribution centers.
The Production Planner is responsible for the active management of assigned categories of Make To Stock and Make To Order consumable life sciences products, ensuring high levels of order fulfillment and inventory optimization.
Work closely with the Production Manager to plan and schedule workflow and materials for each department and shop floor operation according to established manufacturing sequences and lead times within all departments.
Responsible for support for a major project through the planning, preparing, issuing and controlling of production schedules and coordinates with material requirements to ensure a controlled flow of approved materials timed to meet production requirements.
Responsible for tier two support for logistical questions and issues that are forwarded to the team from a call center. Plan and participate in daily Warehouse activities and give guidance to Warehouse personnel.