Production planner

Organisatie- en afdelingsomschrijving

The organization is a Dutch company and currently the largest supplier in the world of photolithography systems for the semiconductor industry. The company manufactures machines for the production of integrated circuits. Their customers include all of the world's leading chipmakers, who use their product portfolio to manufacture a wide range of semiconductor chips.


Are you challenged by making efficient logistic plans in order to secure a swift time-to-market for high-tech products? The position is part of the department logistics in sector Execution within a high-tech factory, which mission is to plan, build and operate world class factories and logistics networks in the semiconductor industry which will accommodate all committed customer demand over the business cycles.

The Planning, Logistics & Production support organization within the high-tech Factory is concerned with the flow of material from warehouse into the clean-room. 

The Production Planning department is responsible for the planning of one or more work centers within the factory.
The Production Planner reports to the Production Logistics Team leader and works closely with specialists in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Warehouse, Material Handling, New Product Logistics and Global Logistic Services


As a Production Planner you are responsible for the transformation of the machine output plan (MPS), (service) forecast plan and other requirements, into a, within the current factory production constraints, feasible machine- and module start plan for regular makes, such that all requirements will be fulfilled in time, in the, for factory, most cost efficient way.

You will:

·          Be responsible for the planning, management and adjustment of production activities so that the agreed production plan is realized with minimum stock and work-in-progress

·          Manages the logistics process of the factory by initiating warehouse requisitions, 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

·          Analyze and optimize: Ensure delivery performance of the bottle-neck work centers such that optimum use of resource and critical situations can be dealt with. Knows how to use different planning parameters (for example safety time, safety stock), so in times of changing environment the planning-method can be adjusted 

·          Contribute to the improvement in material control, material planning and parameters by participating in improvement projects

·          Show initiative and deliver active input in improvement processes (valuable knowledge due to central position in processes by nature of the job)

·          Data integrity & Parameter setting: Understand and maintain the Material-Master data and other settings and take action in case of discrepancies

·          Reporting and communication: Anticipate on problems and communicate these problems with the different departments to resolve them together with these departments.



Higher Technical College graduate or higher in logistics or business is prerequisite (Bachelor)


Minimum of 1 - 3 years with planning within production logistics, preferably in high-tech environment.
Knowledge of ERP system; SAP (R3) ERP is preferred.

Personal skills

You are:

·          Structural, well organized team player

·          Motivated and creative problem solver

·          Plenty of initiative, power of persuasion, a communicator, familiar with technology

·          Ability to plan and set priorities

·          Assertive and pro-active

·          Flexible and highly committed



Will you strengthen the Trinamics team by using your technical expertise at one of our clients? After a period of secondment and in the event of proper functioning, you will be permanently employed by them. At Trinamics you can expect a suitable salary, future perspective and excellent secondary employment conditions. There are also nice extras, such as a discount on health insurance and application premiums.


Do you feel you are the most suitable person for this position or do you have any further questions?

Send your CV to or call 040-4015200 and ask for Luuk Strack van Schijndel

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