Master Planner

Sunnyvale, CA

Posted: 01/25/2019 Position Categories: Administrative: Warehouse/Shipping/Receiving

A biomedical manufacturing company located in Sunnyvale, CA is seeking a Master Planner to join their Planning department. This is a short-term contract, but with a well-reputed company.


  • Manages MRP process to convert demands into supply orders (manufacturing and purchasing requirements).
  • Monitors accuracy of data (inputs and outputs) of the MRP process and makes corrections as needed.
  • Oversees the master schedule and ensures comprehensive compliance with materials requirements for manufacturing.
  • Reports to management and across business functions for routine planning updates as well as anticipated constraints or interruptions in the plan.  

Requires a Bachelors degree or equivalent with a minimum of 8 years related experience in a diagnostics or pharmaceutical environment.

Experience working with Enterprise Resource Planning Systems.

Candidate should be familiar with raw materials used in biomedical device, pharmaceutical manufacturing.

5 years production planning experience with at least 2 years in master scheduling.

Reagent manufacturing experience strongly preferred.

Candidate should be experienced with SOPs, GMP, ISO, JIT, MRP and should have experience with APICS principles.

Candidate should be comfortable and adept at Word and Excel.

For more than forty years, Richmar Associates has connected talented job seekers with Silicon Valley businesses from start-ups to Fortune 500. We specialize in the temporary and direct placement services business. Based in the Silicon Valley, Richmar offers staffing solutions that include temporary, temp-to-hire, payroll service, vendor management and direct placement services to clients in the High-Tech Industry.

Richmar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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