30+ days ago - req27023

Operational Production Planner

Logistics & supply chain management

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Logistics & supply chain management


0-2 years



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management




Are you challenged by making efficient logistic plans in order to secure a swift time-to-market for ASML’s newest product?

Job Mission

We provide executable production plans which meet requested EUV outputs, drive hardware availability during execution accordingly and drive continues improvement.

Job Description

- Responsible for the operational planning, management and adjustment of production activities so that the agreed production plan is realized with minimum stock and work-in-progress. Executes production plan in consultation with the responsible production planner;
- Controls material availability on the basis of the progress of one or more workcenters within the factory;
- Acts as a representative for all Production logistics departments in lean/progress meetings of one or more workcenters;
- Manages the logistics processes of the factory by initiating picking requisitions to the warehouse, monitoring the progress and processing the administration;
- Acts as trouble-shooter in the field of logistics in order to avoid disruptions to the production process. Process and solving of disturbances as second line support;
- Analysis and optimization: Ensure delivery performance of the bottleneck work centers such that optimum use of resource and critical situations can be dealt with. Knowledge of different planning parameters (for example safety time, safety stock), so in times of changing environment the planning method can be adjusted;
- Contributes to the improvement in material control, material planning and parameters by participating in improvement projects;
- Shows initiative and active input in improvement processes to improve delivery performance (valuable knowledge due to central position in processes by nature of the job);
- Reporting and communication: Anticipates on problems and communicates these problems with the different departments to resolve them together with these departments.


Bachelor graduate in logistics or business related studies.


1 - 3 years of work experience in logistics, knowledge of SAP ERP, Affinity with technology.

Personal skills

- Takes initiative in order to ensure production progress;
- Proactive person who is able to take ownership for the responsibilities of the department;
- Strong communicator with power of persuasion;
- Structural, well organized team player;
- Motivated and creative problem solver;
- Flexibility: ability to plan and set priorities;
- Affinity with technology.

Context of the position

The sector Manufacturing within the EUV Factory (EF) is responsible for the production and installation of Wafer Scanners.
The Production Logistics organization within the EUV Factory is concerned with the flow of material from supplier into the cleanroom. The Shift Support Production Planning department is responsible for the operational planning, execution and material staging the EF workcenters.
The Shift Planner reports to the Production Logistics Team lead and works closely with specialists in Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Warehouse, Material Handling, Material planning, Product Lifecycle Management and Global Logistics Services.
Shift planners represent the Production Logistics department in the lean/progress meetings of all workcenters and are working in a two shift operation schedule. This means you will work in a 4-day shift one week and 4- late afternoon shift the next. Every 4 weeks you are expected to work a weekend and shift allowances apply.

Other information

Please submit your CV and cover letter stating your motivation to apply for this specific role at ASML.