30+ days ago - req9495

Production Planner

Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Logistics & Supply Chain Management

In a nutshell


San Diego - CA, US


Logistics & Supply Chain Management


8+ years



Job Category

Logistics & Supply Chain Management




ASML US brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Wilton, CT, Chandler, AZ, San Jose, CA and San Diego, CA.

This position requires access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.”

Job Mission

Plans, schedules and monitors the movement of material through the production cycle.Determines material requirements from engineering and production schedules, and plans offsetting the use of new material with reclaimed material where possible.Coordinates the efficient movement of materials with Purchasing, Manufacturing and Engineering.

Job Description

  • Reviews MRP plan requirements and develops an approved supply plan for all material components.
  • Recommends reclaim forecast adjustments based on actual performance.
  • Manages manufacturing work orders to drive weekly build schedule to released configurations.
  • Analyzes and reports material shortages and impacts to ship schedule.
  • Identifies where allocation decisions are needed using impact analysis with Materials, Manufacturing, and/or Program Management.
  • Manages scrap or rework activities resulting from engineering change orders.
  • Executes special and/or ongoing research and data analysis tasks on behalf of professionals or management.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Logistics, Business, or Production Management. Advanced degree or professional certification preferred.


General proficiency with tools, systems, and procedures required to accomplish the job.May need to consult with higher level staff members on some technical issues. Minimum of two (2) years of experience is required.

  • Expert knowledge and understanding of theories of ASCP/MRP, JIT, Kanban and Lean Manufacturing.
  • Understanding of the concepts and functionality of integrated manufacturing systems, SAP preferred.
  • Experience in the areas of cycle time reduction, process flow and cost optimization.

Personal skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to translate, statistically analyze data, and effectively report problems through written and/or graphical formats.

  • Excellent customer service skills, with an advanced understanding of customer relationship building.
  • Proficient in Outlook, Skype, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Other information


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
  • The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on business needs.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Can work under deadlines.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • Can learn and apply new information or skills.
  • Responsibilities include periodic travel to regional and overseas sites for product technical support and special support projects.
  • Work may include onsite technical support involving heavy lifting of equipment & modules.
  • Position will require technical work activity in a clean-room production environment and/or laboratory setting.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
  • Occasionally may be exposed to loud noise bursts and may be exposed to toxic gases (fluorine).
  • Must be able to work in small, confined spaces.

We offer competitive salaries and benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401(K), and FSAs.

We are committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences of our workforce to create opportunities for our people and the business. EOE