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Production Scheduler

Bachem is a listed technology-based company focused on peptide chemistry. The company provides a full range of services to the pharma and biotech industries. It specializes in the development of innovative, efficient manufacturing processes and the reliable production of peptide-based active pharmaceutical ingredients. A comprehensive catalog of biochemicals and exclusive custom syntheses for research labs complete the service portfolio. Headquartered in Switzerland with subsidiaries in Europe, the US and Asia, the group has a global reach with more experience and know-how than any other company in the industry. Towards its customers, Bachem shows total commitment to quality, innovation and partnership.

In order to continue our organic growth, we are constantly looking for talent.

Your Responsibilities

The Production Scheduler is primarily responsible for materials and resource planning for Production

to ensure timely and efficient execution. He/ She is the primary user of the Electronic Resource

Planning system (ERP) for the Production Department to create Bills of Materials, and works

collaboratively with Project Management, QA, QC and Materials Management for prompt and

accurate release of materials so production remains on schedule.


Your Tasks

  • Serve as the primary user of the enterprise resource planning system (ERP)
  • Work with the Production Manager(s) to create and maintain bills of material
  • Work with the production planning team in Switzerland to request new, final and intermediate products
  • Enter bill of material and other relevant information for new products
  • Issue and update manufacturing orders as needed
  • Provide Production, QA, QC and Materials Management with required manufacturing order within required timelines
  • Work with Materials Management to update bills of materials to improve forecasting accuracy
  • Utilize project timeline available in the ERP to assist with production planning
  • Work effectively with multiple departments to meet timelines


Your Profile


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science or related field
  • 2-4 years’ work experience in API manufacturing
  • Working knowledge of cGMP and FDA regulations
  • Experience in production planning and resource allocation
  • Ability and willingness to travel to Bachem’s other US locations
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Basic computer knowledge, including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to effectively organize, multitask, and work in a fast-paced, deadline driven work environment
  • Ability to communicate in a proactive and solution-focused manner, including keeping management aware of potential issues
  • Detail oriented with the ability to troubleshoot and resolve problems
  • Ability to work independently and manage one’s time
  • Communicate effectively and ability to function well in a team environment. Flexibility of working hours based on business needs, may include some nights and occasional


  • Preferred: Experience with Peptides
  • Experience with the use of ERP systems


We Offer

You will be part of a motivated team overseeing the entire development cycle of respective APIs. If you are

looking for a new challenge and want to join a motivated team in an internationally renowned company,

you should seize this opportunity.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

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