30+ days ago - req17367

Material Planner

Logistics & supply chain management

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


San Diego - CA, US


Logistics & supply chain management


3-7 years


High school

Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management


ASML US brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Chandler Arizona, San Jose and San Diego California, Wilton Connecticut, and Hillsboro Oregon.

This position requires access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Job Mission

We are expanding our team and looking to add a savvy Material Planner with a passion for high tech manufacturing. At ASML, we look for subject matter experts who have the desire to create and inspire change in a growing organization.As a Material Planner you will ensure the effective flow of all materials, manage inventory levels, reduce waste, and balance output. If you have a desire to be part of a thriving fast paced company that offers challenge, encourages creativity and innovation, we want you to consider ASML.

Job Description

  • Analyzes and executes MRP planned supply messages to release new purchase and repair/refurbishment requisitions to buyers to support production
  • Manages material delivery schedule at supplier by tracking delivery dates and expediting open orders appropriately
  • Effectively escalates material shortages that cannot be easily resolved
  • Manages reverse logistics flow of defective material by returning to supplier or scrapping
  • Resolves incorrect MRP messages with Production Planning and Product Lifecycle Management teams
  • Manages transition of open POs due to Engineering Change Orders
  • Maintains metrics to measure supplier performance, on time delivery, adherence to reschedule messages, etc.
  • Maintains SAP attributes as required
  • Executes special and/or ongoing research and data analysis tasks on behalf ofmanagement.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Industrial Engineering, Logistics, Business, or Production Management. Advanced degree or professional certification such as APICS or C.P.M is a plus


  • Strong ability to learn the various tools, procedures, and ERP systems needed to perform the job. Bachelor’s degree plus three (3) years of experience or minimum of seven (7) years of experience without a Bachelor’s Degree is required:
  • Knowledge and understanding of theories of ASCP/MRP, JIT, Kanban and Lean Manufacturing.
  • Understanding of the concepts and functionality of ERP systems (SAP or Oracle) preferred

Other information


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
  • The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on business needs.
  • Can work under deadlines.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • Can learn and apply new information or skills.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability