Planner

Requisition ID:  26020
Job Location(s): 

Longmont, CO, US

Job Description

Danfoss is a global leader of solutions that save energy, reduce costs, and reduce carbon emissions.  Our work in four growth areas – infrastructure, food, energy, climate – enables you to make a difference to people and businesses worldwide.
 
We are seeking a Production Planner at our Longmont, Colorado facility with prior operations planning and purchasing management expertise that understands total supply chain activity.   

The planner’s primary role is to proactively satisfy internal & external customer demand in an efficient and timely manner while monitoring internal networking capital goals. The planner’s main focus should be on the future, taking control of the orders to be executed in the next 1 – 5 weeks, while monitoring the forecast and order activity over the planning horizon. Planners are responsible for setting up a realistic production plan based on the inputs and outputs of the forecast, supply chain, and execution capabilities, & then communicating that plan to all stakeholders without supervision approval. This will require independent judgment and discretion to ensure that the business operations and performance targets are achieved.

Danfoss Editron is leading the electrification revolution. Our mission is to end pollution with electrification.

Editron specializes in hybrid and electric powertrain systems for the marine, off-highway and on-highway markets. A business division of Danfoss, it develops and manufactures high-performance power systems for heavy-duty vehicles, machines and marine vessels based on synchronous reluctance assisted permanent magnet technology.

We are growing fast globally and would like to invite you to join the award-winning team and to work on the technologies that will enable the world of tomorrow to do more with less.

Job Responsibilities

  • This includes creating STO’s and managing expedite requests and freight. Perform weekly order monitoring and daily ATP check and alignment with customer service
  • Proactively coordinate and communicate with CSR’s to address orders, which do or do not fit in the current production plans. Responsible to see orders are fulfilled as customer expects
  • Monitors and expedites items needed for customer orders
  • For deviations, complete inventory transactions so that the right parts are in the order and inventory
  • Coordinate short lead-time customer orders with operations teams.  "Negotiate" win-win situations for delivery of product to customer needs that fits the operating capacity to deliver
  • Expedite support departments and functions to insure on-time delivery of product and information to the customer
  • Coordinate order-processing activity with other functional areas to ensure timely processing of all transactions related to a customer order
  • Promotes quality and continuous improvement
  • Coordinate with Material Handlers, Receiving, and Warehouse to ensure parts are ready to run when they are scheduled; from raw material stock to lines, between lines, and between Receiving and the lines
  • React and take immediate actions in case of changes in priority
  • Participation in monthly BA Sales and Operations Planning sessions
  • Managing and correcting forecasting consumption errors
  • Supply Chain and Operational Business Model changes
  • As necessary, allocation management for capacity constrained manufacturing resources
  • Production order management according to fulfillment model strategies, operational capacity/flexibility and raw material availability to achieve stretched targets on OTD, DOI, Productivity
  • Perform ATP check on incoming customer orders
  • Work with operations to continuously improve lead time capabilities
  • Responsible for establishing and managing implementation dates of required engineering design changes
  • Communicate implementation schedules and changes with all impacted organizational parities - External & Internal
  • Create implementation schedule for assigned product lines
  • Responsible for the PMR elements impacting Supply Chain
  • Creating and implementing all PFEP activities for defined fulfillment models for SEM & FG materials
  • Ensuring that SAP Parameters are defined to support the TROC Inventory Targets
  • Managing the flow of materials to ensure compliance to TROC Inventory Levels

Background & Skills

  • Have or pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Operations Management or related field
  • Experience with an ERP/Business system is required (preferable SAP)
  • 1 to 2 years related experience; or equivalent combination of experience and training.
  • Good Communications Skills (Oral and Written)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Proven problem-solving skills and excellent customer service skills
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Team player\building positive working relations

Compensation Data

HIRING SALARY RANGE: $57,000-$65,000/year. Base salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.

Danfoss offers a competitive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage options to include HSA & FSA; savings and retirement program, life and disability insurance, PTO, and tuition reimbursement. 

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


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