An established precision engineering and manufacturing business whom are experiencing an increase in business now require additional support within their planning department at their facility in the West Midlands.
Position: Production Planner
Location: West Midlands- Commutable from Wolverhampton, Walsall, Birmingham and Dudley areas.
Salary: up to £28000 per annum DOE
About the Role:
Reporting into the senior management team, as the Production Planner you will:
" Ensure the schedules across the machine shop are in line to deliver OTIF based on customer requirements and demanding short lead times- working closely with both sales and production to optimise an effective plan.
" Work closely with current and additional suppliers, ensuring consistent supply of materials, taking into account daily, weekly and long term production plans.
" Work closely with the supplier base, monitoring and evaluating their supply and performance and build and maintain further effective relationships,
" Effectively update and maintain the internal planning system, ensuring consistent and efficient results.
About the Person:
You will have experience of being a Production Planner within fast paced high volume manufacturing, along with the following:
" Be able to communicate effectively with other members of the planning team, additional departments and external suppliers.
" An ability to read and action engineering drawings/designs
" Ideally possess experience within a machining/heavy engineering environment although similar engineering/manufacturing backgrounds will be considered.
" Be flexible in your approach to work and comfortable with a 24/5 manufacturing operation with overtime available.
" Be Data driven and possess strong IT competency- including spreadsheets/ERP systems etc.
If you're a Production Planner, Production Controller, Demand Planner, Production Co-Ordinator and have the passion and experience to work within an established business then apply online here.
The role is rewarded with an excellent starting salary, which will be composed of a starting salary of £25000-£27000 per annum which can potentially rise to £28000 per annum after successful probation.
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