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Materials Planner

Amphenol Advanced Sensors
Fremont, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Materials Planner

Essential Responsibilities

  • Production Planning for several off-shore assembled product lines and on-site MEMS wafer fabrication

  • Generate and provide forecasts and production build-plans for internal and external customers based on business forecasting and sales backlog

  • Maintain accurate production plans and ensure daily updates to stakeholders

  • Own the production line of balance considering parameters such as capacity, manpower, lead-time, materials, constraints to optimally plan output

  • Interpret MRP demand changes and make modifications to daily/weekly production schedules for MEMS die fab.

  • Provide clear and concise data analysis (report or presentation) to support production planning and supply-chain decision making

  • Identify gaps, risks and propose solutions to meet plans and schedules

  • Review routings, stocking levels, work order activity, and inventory transactions in problem solving activities

  • Participate in material and vendor sourcing activities and strategies.

  • Assist with establishing new supply base as needed to procure equipment, materials, and products either not available through existing suppliers, or priced preferentially.

  • Have unrelenting focus for driving cost savings, improving lead times and quality with key supply chain partners


Required Skills/Abilities:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong negotiation skills

  • Solid experience planning for materials and production in an electronics manufacturing environment

  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to prioritize tasks and execute with sense of urgency

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite and ERP software.

Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university.

  • 2+ years' experience in production control and material planning including use of MRP/ERP systems, Oracle preferred

Amphenol Advanced Sensors


Fremont, CA



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