|Job title||Production Planner|
|Salary||£30000 to £35000 per annum|
Our client is a growing
manufacturer based in the Waterlooville area who currently have a requirement
for a Production Planner to effectively plan, schedule and load specific
production lines and to produce work schedules. You will be working closely with their purchasing
and manufacturing team.
Applicants are invited to
apply through FPR Group and interviews will be carried out shortly.
This role is Permanent
and you would be working for a secure company with plans for further growth. Salary
is around £30'000 to £33'000 per annum (negotiable depending on experience),
there is free parking, flexible working hours and a life insurance scheme.
Previous experience as a Production Planner / Scheduler (or similar) within a fast
moving manufacturing environment - i.e. plastics, FMCG, injection moulding, automotive
industry, cosmetics, etc
An in-depth knowledge of MRP systems (as well as strong computer
Good knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques and continuous
Proven organisation skills
Must possess excellent communication skills and be comfortable
in a hands-on, pressurised role
HNC in engineering or similar
Your main role will be to:
Plan, prepare and produce
Prepare master schedule according to customer orders and Sales Forecasts
Convert the Manufacturing
plans into material and component requirements using MRP
Ensure work schedules
accurately reflect current and future demands of the business
Prepare production reports and shop floor documentation packs
Liaise with team leaders
to identify and manage the necessary resource
Release purchase orders and chase up late deliveries – ensure all supplier part
lead times are in line with the product business models.
Attend daily production meetings
Close liaison with internal departments, suppliers, and customers
Implement cost reduction
through productivity and scrap improvements using Lean tools
Monitor subcontract parts
Candidates are invited to
apply through FPR Group and if suitable, interviews will be arranged. Please
send your CV to or
contact Tracey on 023 92 483944.
FPR Group are acting as
an employment agency in relation to this role.