10 days ago - req29196

Production Logistics Manager

Logistics & supply chain management

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


San Diego - CA, US


Logistics & supply chain management


8+ years



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

The Production Logistics Manager is key to managing and developing staff who are responsible for the movement of products through the production and internal/external logistics cycle to support internal and external customer requirements while meeting cost and schedule expectations.The teams involved in this process are the Production Planning and Material Handling groups.The Production Logistics Manager directs the daily activities of personnel engaged to manage the production schedule, manage labor loading and capacity requirements while coordinating production plans to ensure materials are provided according to schedule.They will support resolution of material shortage risk, backlogs, and other potential schedule interruptions to the factory in an effort to support demand from internal and external customers.They develop and maintain business models and best practices to justify manpower, space, and capital requirements in a fast paced NPI environment.

Job Description

  • Responsible for supervising and ensuring execution of Production Planning and Material Handling activities
  • Responsible for the monitoring of Production Schedules, Raw Material, WIP, Production Work Order Variances and Finished Goods for financial tracking purposes and in support of company goals.
  • Exercises high degree of discretion and judgment, establishes priorities and delegates tasks to lower-level support personnel.
  • Negotiates, approves, and prioritizes production schedules based on demand requirements, new product introduction, equipment capacity and materials supply with Manufacturing Management Team.
  • Develops and drives Controls and team KPIs which to measure and monitor service levels and lead to improved performance of Production Logistics activities
  • Manages these (KPIs) including actions with clear deadlines when team is not meeting targets on a daily, weekly, monthly, or quarterly basis depending on the KPI
  • Drives the development activity of the Production Planning and Material Handling teams to support professional growth and career succession.
  • Uses outstanding leadership abilities to select, develop, inspire and evaluate teams and individuals to achieve and maintain world class performance.
  • Partners with Training and Development team to identify knowledge gaps and create training material and roadmaps to increase employee skillset
  • Conducts regular one on one meetings and performance reviews with direct employees to provide coaching and feedback
  • Identifies personnel resource requirements and makes staffing recommendations to senior management
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Industrial Engineering, Production Management or related business or technical degree, followed by a minimum of (10) years of professional experience with at least (2) years in a leadership role, in the position offered or related capacities.APICS certification and/or Six Sigma Certification a plus


  • Expert knowledge and understanding of MRP, JIT, Kanban Lean Manufacturing and supply versus demand theories .
  • Experience in Manufacturing and Planning modules in SAP environment or similar ERP System (SAP, Oracle, BAAN, etc) preferred
  • Ability to manage the translation and statistical analysis of data, and effectively make recommendations to influence business practices
  • Advanced knowledge of MS suite of products such as MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with a focus on coaching and mentoring of direct employees

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 in an office environment as well as a manufacturing cleanroom environment.
  • The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • May require domestic and international 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