Production Planner Role Carlow

Lab Planner

  • Posted Jan 20, 2021
  • Carlow
  • Contract
  • VAC-18738

LSC have a great contract opportunity for a Lab Planner to join a global Biopharmaceutical company in Carlow.

If you have at least five years' experience in the Pharmaceutical industry or a similar operating environment with experience in lab operations and/or a planning role in an operations environment and are ready for your next challenge, this could be the perfect project for you!

o Be customer focused by driving the long term and short-term capacity plans for the Labs, through preparation, analysis and communication.
o Review long-term forecasts with the Labs to identify and mitigate possible capacity/material issues, analyzing rough-cut capacity plans and recommend appropriate action.
o Analysis will incorporate key activity elements including cost drivers and resource utilization.
o Have a working knowledge of the daily scheduling tools in the lab (e.g. the "rhythm wheels") and is working with the operations team and planners to continually improve this system (& seamlessly integrate with the capacity planning model)
o Develop the Lab capacity plans for the Annual Budget Planning process.
o This activity will incorporate resource planning. Ensure continual alignment to plan and delivery of targets.
o Deviations to plan must be analyzed from Customer, resource, activity and cost perspective.
o Cycle time reduction, delivery performance and schedule adherence.

o Demonstrated knowledge in more than one pharmaceutical and/or chemical manufacturing operation (e.g. manufacturing, quality, engineering, etc).
o Knowledge of and experience in applying Six Sigma and Lean methodologies.

Note: Are you currently eligible to work in Ireland? As this is a contract opportunity you will need to hold a Stamp 1G/Stamp 4 visa to apply!

To apply, submit your CV via this advert or contact Katie Brown at LSC on 021-4777329 if you have anymore questions about this Lab Planner opportunity!

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