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Materials Specialist

Danaher
Westborough, MA 01581

Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health

We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020.

Our customers undertake life-saving activities. These range from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services - the pots, pans, soups and sauces - they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.

What you'll do

Coordinate and expedite the flow of materials (from suppliers and also within departments) according to production schedules. Plan and schedule material/production needs. Fully proficient professional, contributes to projects and initiatives, influences at the site level and determines and executes to operational standards and processes, and requires understanding of a concepts, methods and procedures.

  • Overall ownership of material ordering, availability, and scheduling targeting 2-week inventory levels, at a minimum
  • Ensure systemic accuracy of inventory
  • Rescheduling materials for pull ins (expedites) and push outs (for inventory control)
  • Daily Shortage root cause investigation and resolution
  • Partner closely with suppliers focusing on: Packaging needs, min/max planning. PCNs, as they relate to old/existing parts, materials replenishment planning, root-cause problem solving,
  • Conduct daily walks on the floor and the receiving dock to investigate and resolve material issues
  • Support material transfers, supplier reviews w/Sourcing
  • Field Modification Instruction, as appropriate - ordering material, formulating schedules
  • Supplier visits, as needed - internal and external
  • Manage Phase In / Phase Out (NPI) to minimize obsolete material
  • Provide supply analysis data and recommendations as necessary
  • Assist in cycle count efforts as determined
  • Support tool development for prediction of material issues
  • Support all lean activities, initiatives, and action workouts


    Who you are

    • Bachelor€™s degree or HS diploma & 5 years material or production experience
    • Computer proficiency
    • Working knowledge of MRP
    • Excellent Interpersonal and leadership skills with the ability to work independently
    • Strong problem solving skills

      Desired Characteristics

      • APICS Certification
      • Oracle knowledge and experience
      • Six Sigma Green Belt


        Who we are

        Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you€™ll feel right at home here. If you€™re flexible, curious and relentless, you€™ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.

        Want to know more? Take a look at our Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn pages!

        Cytiva is a 3.5 billion USD global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to help us improve access to life-changing therapies that transform human health. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.

        As part of the Danaher family of companies, our work at Cytiva is supported by a global science and technology innovator. In addition to Danaher€™s unrivaled leadership training and professional development programs, our relationship also provides expanded career opportunities across industries and brands. Together, we are united by a shared purpose: Helping Realize Life€™s Potential.

        Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The €œEEO is the Law€ poster is available here.","industry":"Biotechnology

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Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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