Danaher Corporation Multi-Site Production Planner in Duncan, South Carolina
Find what drives you on a team with a more than 70-year history of discovery, determination, and innovation. As a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, Pall Corporation thrives on helping our customers protect people. Our products serve a wide range of markets, so if your interests lie along the spectrum of Life Sciences to Industrial, you’ll find a rewarding role here. For the exponentially curious, Pall is a place you can thrive and amplify your impact on the world.
Pall is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.
The Multi-Site Production Planner is responsible for maintaining the Master Production Schedule across multiple sites to balance capacity utilization to achieve comparable lead times and ensure efficient production flexibility for demand fulfillment and order execution processes. This person will be responsible for the materials planning, scheduling and ordering activities associated with the delivery of specific customer products.
You will have the opportunity to make an impact as you develop and implement your standard work and drive improvements to support our business via kaizen activities. The role will provide you with broad visibility and exposure as you work cross-functionally with Sales to Manufacturing to Service, Logistics, Operations Leadership and more.
Data analysis to identify Customers and part numbers that will provide the most flexibility for capacity balancing across sites
Facilitating the order movements by working with Production Planning and Customer Service to allow for balancing of the order book. Working to ensure order movements deliver consistent dates for delivery expectations
Track planned production output against targets and recommend opportunities to improve
Maintain a master tracker of Customer approvals for which parts from which sites and following existing processes
Management reporting on macro planning overview of cross-site utilization and optimization plans
Ensuring master data alignment for critical fields in SAP (e.g. Delivery Plant, CMIR level data, Material Group 3, Country of Origin, Availability Check, Sales Order Priority, etc.)
Ensuring export compliance as orders may be moved from one country to another
Providing guidance on critical raw material component supply constraints from suppliers to be fulfilled across multiple production sites in a balanced and equitable way to optimize output
Other duties upon request
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Logistics, Supply Chain or other related field OR equivalent combination of education and experience
5+ years of purchasing or planning experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred
Project management, problem-solving and analytical skills with a high level of attention to detail
Excellent communication skills, oral and written, for different levels of the organization
Advanced Excel skills required (V-lookups, pivot tables, macros and formula entry). Access, preferred
Experience using large ERP in production planning. SAP, preferred
APICS CPIM or CPM certification, preferred
Willingness to travel up to 20% of the time
Work safely and comply with the company’s health, safety and environmental (HSE) policies and procedures
Continuous improvement mind-set
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.
Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we’ll empower you to push the boundaries of what’s possible.
If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.
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