Production Planner

Production Planner

Job Title: Production Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Haydock, Merseyside
Salary: £25000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP!
Reference: 13919/001_1501862770
Contact Name: Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 04, 2017 17:06

Job Description



Due to new business wins and rapid growth, there is now a need for a Production Planner for this growing plastics manufacturing company. With heavy investment in new machinery to support this growth, this is the time to join this company in this exciting phase.

The Role:

  • To produce a weekly Production plan, addressing any issues by escalating shortfalls and recommending solutions.
  • Generate all schedules in line with customer requirements and provide a realistic workload to production.
  • Co-ordinate production workflow for multiple products and machinery.
  • Be able to monitor and analyse lead times, stock levels and feedback to production and sales on any problem areas.
  • Monitor jobs to ensure they start and finish on time.

The successful candidate will:

  • Ideally have a plastics manufacturing background.
  • Have Sage 200 experience.
  • Be methodical and think logically
  • Be a team player.
  • Demonstrate a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office with advanced Microsoft Excel.
  • Be able to demonstrate ability to work and make decisions under pressure.
  • Think outside the box.

On Offer:

  • Up to £25,000 salary dependant on experience.
  • Pension
  • Monday - Friday Day Shifts


If you think you have what it takes then please click 'apply now' to send your CV straight through to:


Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser

Morgan Ryder Associates


At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.