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Production Planner II

Company: J&J Family of Companies
Location: Milpitas
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

Johnson & Johnson Vision, a part of the Johnson & Johnson Family of companies, is recruiting for a Production Planner.

Caring for the world, one person at a time has encouraged and united the people of Johnson & Johnson for over 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas, products, and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. If you have the talent and desire to touch the world, Johnson & Johnson has the career opportunities to help make it happen. Ensuring that the service materials are available for the J&J Field Service Engineers to keep the vision surgical equipment operational at peek performance. This key to supporting of the doctors and health of the patients.

Production Planning's purpose is to enable improved and/or sustained customer service satisfaction through meeting demand for a product over a period of time. In addition to ensuring the desired customer service level is maintained, production planning seeks to improve operating efficiency and optimize resource usage and inventory investment.

Key Responsibilities: Convert the unconstraint net requirements into a site level feasible, constrained capacity plan for key resources for finished goods and FRU's (Field Replaceable Units). Works closely with manufacturing to set the constrained plan Manual or detailed calculation of netted supply requirements for both purchased and manufactured upstream material materials Ensures accuracy of signals for the timely ordering and delivery of components to support manufacturing activities. Determine if current suppliers' deliveries adequately provide needed raw material. Set raw material inventory at appropriate target levels, take material yield into account Works closely with Supply Planning to insure we are meeting customer expectations and desired customer service level Establishes effective communication with supporting functions to resolve issues that my impact the production schedule. This includes but not limited to purchasing, manufacturing planning, repair depot, engineering, quality, regulatory, customer service and document control Set target stocking levels for FRU's based on historical usage and based on input from product experts. Maintains appropriate target and reorder points to meet business fill rate targets Participates in new product launch meetings and assist in developing new product forecasts and production schedules Minimize SLOB, perform excess and obsolete inventory reviews. Timely dispositions of materials; plan and reserve for EOL (End of Life) support ECO (Engineering Change Order) review and implementation, work with Engineering and Service Planning to disposition to minimize impact to SLOB and service level Develop production and procurement plans, meeting demand, supporting inventory objectives, and aligned with S&OP Builds and maintains all SAP material master data including routings, cycle times, inventory targets in all spare parts service locations Supporting EOL by working with purchasing to complete last time buy or engineer to quality replacement


Required: Minimum of University/bachelor's Degree 4+ years of relevant experience Experience with ERP (SAP/APO/SNP) & Planning Systems Demonstrates strong analytical skills - ability to manage and manipulate large amounts of data and covert to clear business information Ability to influence others in a matrix environment Ability to build strong collaborative relationships, considering diverse perspectives and styles Ability to Travel up to 10% Internationally and or Domestically

Preferred: Sophisticated Microsoft Excel capabilities Familiar with FDA, cGMP, CE and other Medical Device Industry regulations and requirements Familiarity or experience with lean, six sigma (i.e. DMAIC), and other continuous improvement methodologies Self-starter, highly motivated, able to see problems and recommend appropriate actions to resolve. Ability to work in detail and be result oriented Medical device background APICS Training & Certification

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location

United States-California-Milpitas-510 Cottonwood Dr.


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Keywords: J&J Family of Companies, Milpitas , Production Planner II, Other , Milpitas, California

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