Production Planner

Location
Doncaster
Salary
GBP25000 - GBP27000 per annum +
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Ref
13841948/001
Contact
Calum MacRury
Specialist Area
Supply chain
Job Level
Planner
Sector
Manufacturing
Hours
Full Time

A local business based within commutable distance from Doncaster, Hull, Scunthorpe and surrounding areas are looking to bring in a production planner to help with the transition of a new system implementation project with the opportunity for this role to become permanent for the right candidate.

Client Details

Local manufacturing and production business based outside of Doncaster. The business are market leaders in their field and are now looking to utilise improvements made to the manufacturing and production shop floor, where they have increased manufacturing capacity and efficiency by implementing a new planning system that will further improve quality and quantity of the manufactured goods.

Description

Key responsibilities for the role of the production planner:

Production-planning supervision, scheduling for production, preparing production schedules for manufacturing.

Analyse production specifications and plant capacity data and perform mathematical calculations to determine manufacturing processes, tools, and human resource requirements.

Planning and scheduling workflow for each department and operation according to established manufacturing sequences and lead times.

Determine the status of assigned projects, expedites operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions.

Monitor, analyse & report performance to schedule of production & production support activities, utilising information derived from material and production control systems.

Interface w/Purchasing, Engineering, Sales, Production, QA.

Schedules, expedites, & coordinates the delivery & movement of critical material

Profile

The ideal candidate for the production planner:

Self-motivated with positive attitude

Management & Leadership experience

Articulate, high attention to detail

Excellent organisational skills

A good team player

Excellent communicator

Highly Computer literate and numerate

Must be excel proficient

Job Offer

Salary c£25 - 27k