Loading...
Share this Job

Job Title:  Production Planner/Scheduler

Req ID:  23754
Job Category:  Processing Operations

Tullamore, OY, IE, R35 X865

Description: 

At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

The Scheduler is responsible for efficiently planning all elements of production with the aim of achieving maximum utilisation of resource, adhering to on time delivery targets and maximising Customer satisfaction. It is the responsibility of the scheduler to provide the necessary clarity in detail to the production workforce in prioritising orders and setting daily tasks.

Duties

  • Create, review, and distribute the daily production schedule.
  • To efficiently plan all elements of production with the aim of achieving maximum utilisation of resource, adhering to on time delivery targets and maximising Customer satisfaction.
  • To work with the Admin & Customer Service Supervisor to ensure effective and proactive communication with customers in reference to the delivery and collection of consignments.
  • To communicate effectively with the Production manager and Team Leaders to ensure that planned schedules can be implemented.
  • Plan, develop and anticipate future challenges, providing solutions as needed to meet production timelines.
  • Develop an extensive knowledge of all operational processes to support optimization of the scheduling process.
  • Drive continuous improvement activity focusing on service, productivity and performance.
  • Contribute to the smooth and efficient running of production through minimising scheduling inefficiency and maximising the utilisation of available resource.
  • Collaborate effectively with the Production Manager to ensure the equipment and calibration schedule is regularly reviewed with any urgent planned downtime agreed upfront and factored into the production plan.
  • Support the site management team in capacity and space planning to ensure a safe working environment for all employees and optimal lead times for our Customer base

Education Degree

Associate's Degree

Requirements

  • Third level Honours Degree in a science/maths/engineering or equivalent experience
  • Excellent IT skills and knowledge of MS Word, MS Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Experience in manufacturing/supply chain planning preferable but not essential
  • Experience analysing large quantities of data to generate outcomes.
  • Excellent decision making ability
  • Customer focused
  • Highly organised and effective planner

 

STERIS plc is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with more than 12,000 employees worldwide.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  23754
Job Category:  Processing Operations

Tullamore, OY, IE, R35 X865


Job Segment: Industrial, Engineer, Scheduler, Supply, Manufacturing, Engineering, Administrative, Customer Service, Operations