Role details

Production Planner

Staffordshire   •   £25,000 - £30,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Michael Page are looking to recruit for a Production Planner
  • For an engineering buisness based in Staffordshire

About Our Client

My client is an engineering business based in Staffordshire

Job Description

The production planner will be responsible for:

  • Review production performance throughout the shift to ensure planned requirements will be effectively achieved and manage the consequence of any unforeseen issues
  • Maintain current forecasting tools to plan to the most accurate forecast figures
  • Maintain planning systems with product spec changes and new launches
  • Initiate/set-up following weeks plans to ensure accurate information is readily available for optimisation of cross functional activity, i.e. the ordering of relevant components
  • Efficiently plan labour, producing a labour requirement plan for Production teams to work to in-order to produce product through the most cost effective manor
  • Liaise with all internal departments to ensure plan requirements are understood and achieved
  • Plan to maintain a consistently high service level with a target of 100% OTIF
  • Collate and report performance against set KPI's
  • Continually looking to identify and implement improvement initiatives that reduce labour spend and waste costs.

The Successful Applicant

The Successful Applicant

- Extensive experience production planning and scheduling in Excel.

- Experience working in a manufacturing environment.

What's on Offer

The production planner is paying between £25,000 and £30,000

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