Service Material Planner

Location: Chelmsford, MA


At ZOLL, we're passionate about improving patient outcomes and helping save lives.

We provide innovative technologies that make a meaningful difference in people's lives. Our medical devices, software and related services are used worldwide to diagnose and treat patients suffering from serious cardiopulmonary and respiratory conditions.

The Acute Care Technology of ZOLL develops and delivers innovative lifesaving products and software solutions to EMS, hospital, public safety, and military customers globally. Our dedicated employees take pride in their commitment to improving patient outcomes while delivering world-class customer service.

At ZOLL, you won’t just have a job. You’ll have a career—and a purpose.

Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL!

Job Summary

Responsible for creating and maintaining a high level of communication and cross functional support between Service and Operations. Control all internal Service material schedules and planning activities.

Essential Functions

  • Manage activities related to Service materials.
  • Ensure the best possible practices are utilized to support Service Depot and ZOLL's customers.
  • Assist in developing Service's budget and forecasting as it relates to procurement along with transferring Service asset and materials.
  • Monitor RX inventory, schedule Upgrade group and monitoring throughout to ensure requirements are met to support external programs. Identify opportunities to reduce material and labor cost.
  • Train and supervise the planning Coordinator on all aspects of the position.
  • Establish and maintain a useful working inventory for Service and external Depots.
  • Report and maintain metrics/goals on performance, input/output, services requirements, Service COGS and other related activities, report monthly to management.
  • Escalate material concerns to management.
  • Responsible for maintaining Service's inventory planning system.
  • Drive Inventory by monitoring active for current items, develop plan on unplanned or excess and slow-moving material. Ensuring retention of end-of-life items. Monitor product life cycle and provide support to ensure Service requirements are managed.
  • Assume additional responsibilities as necessary.

Required/Preferred Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience. preferred
  • APICS Certification or equivalent. Required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Excellent with computer applications such as word processing, Excel spreadsheets

ZOLL is a fast-growing company that operates in more than 140 countries around the world. Our employees are inspired by a commitment to make a difference in patients' lives, and our culture values innovation, self-motivation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Join us in our efforts to improve outcomes for underserved patients suffering from critical cardiopulmonary conditions and help save more lives.

ZOLL appreciates and values diversity.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. 

ADA:  The employer will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.