Production Planner

  • Location

    South Petherton

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £35000

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

  • Contact email:

    slane@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01392 423 301

  • Job ref:

    SL-490.B12

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-06

  • Startdate:

    2022-07-24

  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

The Company:
The role is responsible for the replenishment stock for the entire warehouse and production floor  worldwide, via an effective and efficient production planning process.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Plan and prepare the production schedules for manufacture of all products within specified lead times.
  • Plan and schedule workflow for each manufacturing operation according to established manufacturing sequences and lead times.
  • Analyse production specifications and plant capacity data to determine manufacturing processes, tools, and human resource requirements.
  • Support the Planning Manager and wider business with additional tasks and projects to ensure optimal efficiency is achieved within the manufacturing facility.
  • To create and maintain a culture of continuous improvement, constantly challenging current working practice.
Skills:
  • Experience of working with ERP or MRP systems is essential, as are excellent IT skills, especially in Excel.
  • Strong attention to detail is essential.
  • Excellent communication skills and experience of building relationships with colleagues across the business.
Offers You:
An attractive remuneration including a variety of social benefits like subsidized health & fitness offers.