• Production Planner (Buyer/Planner II)

    Location US-CA-Hercules
    Requisition ID
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  • Overview

    Are you a detail oriented, multi-tasking individual? Do you have Planning experience in discrete manufacturing? Looking to utilize your ERP skills and be a part of a team? Then we have the role for you!  Bio-Rad Laboratories is looking for a Production Planner for the Instrument Manufacturing site located in Hercules.


    • Plan production for approximately 500 unique manufactured items in our Plastics / Machine shop group.
    • Work cross functionally with Mfg. Engineering, R&D, Procurement, Production, Marketing, Global Planning.
    • May work with R&D on New Product Introductions as required.
    • Support of Department / KMI goals and objectives (backorders, inventory, cost of quality, etc.)
    • Utilizing SAP to review, release, maintenance of process orders and shortage information.
    • Other duties as required.


    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Business, Product Supply Management or related discipline.
    • APICS CPIM certification a plus.
    • 5+ years’ experience in manufacturing planning or related field, or combination of education and experience.
    • Experience working within an ERP system. SAP experience preferred.
    • MPS, MRP, full knowledge and application of the principles of materials management.
    • Thorough understanding of BOM's, recipes, etc.
    • Proficiency in utilizing ERP system for planning process.
    • Good communication, problem solving, multi-tasking and teaming skills.


    About Bio-Rad:


    Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 7,800 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.


    Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.


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    Bio-Rad does not accept agency resumes, unless the agency has been authorized by a Bio-Rad Recruiting Representative. Please do not submit resumes unless authorized to do so. Bio-Rad will not pay for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.


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