Production Planner

Production Planner

Job Title: Production Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent
Start Date: ASAP!
Reference: 14881/001_1530874166
Contact Name: Emma Brighouse
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 06, 2018 11:49

Job Description

Due to significant growth at this specialist aerospace engineering business, there is now an opportunity for a Production Planner to join the Operations Team.

The company have recently won further business worth £11m and now need a dedicated planner to ensure that products are produced on time and in a cost-effective manner. This role provides an excellent opportunity for someone to recommend and develop planning systems and improve internal communication processes.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, key responsibilities will be to: -

  • Plan and monitor shop floor schedules in order to satisfy the sales order book.
  • Produce job cards and request engineering job packs in line with shop floor requirements.
  • Ensure data integrity.
  • Manage shop floor capacity carefully.
  • Maintain and develop material and labour status reports for all production and repair products.

As Production Planner, the successful candidate will:-

  • Have excellent Excel skills.
  • Be a strong communicator.
  • Have gained production planning experience within a complex planning environment that works with long lead times.
  • Enjoy identifying improvement opportunities.

On offer: -

  • A salary circa £30,000
  • Excellent pension scheme.
  • Private health care.
  • 23.5 days holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Early finish on Fridays.
  • Working Hours are 7.30am - 4.15pm Monday - Thursday. 7.30am - 11.30am Friday.

Interested? Please follow the 'apply now' link to send your CV to Emma Brighouse at 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.

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