Production Planner

Recruiter
Lawson Keys Ltd
Location
Sutton Coldfield
Salary
Circa £24,000K
Posted
03 Jun 2017
Expires
25 Jun 2017
Our client has retained our services to search for an experienced Production Planner, preferably with experience in a plastics manufacturing environment. Job Overview: As Production Planner, you will be responsible for the planning of injection moulding machines and relevant assembly equipment in line with customer scheduling and demand in order to maintain WIP supplies to internal customers and to satisfy demands for external customers. For the role of Production Planner, you will have experience of being in a lead planning role in a fast paced automotive manufacturing (first and/or second tier environment) and have a Degree level academic achievement or qualified by experience. For a proven Production Planner this is a stable and secure position working with a company who place their people at the forefront of their successful business. Duties & Responsibilities: - This position is for a Production Planner reporting to the Production Manager. - Production Planning 15 Injection Moulding Machine using Real Time Monitoring application. - Production planning and batch ordering of IML supplier labels - The role requires a good knowledge of Excel spreadsheets and competence in organizing and prioritizing work schedules - Ability to use MRP System - The role requires a good knowledge of Excel spreadsheets and competence in organizing and prioritizing work schedules - Duties include stock maintenance, sourcing products and placing orders. - Working in conjunction with the Production Manager you would be responsible for monitoring and measuring the output from the productions team, ensuring targets are met - This is a varied 'hands on' role with you being based in the Production Office and Warehouse. Training will include learning the production processes - Reporting within the daily meeting - Other functions as deemed necessary by the Production Manager Key Words: "Injection Moulding", "Production Planner", "Automotive", "Lead Production Planner", "Planning", "AS400", "TPM" FOOTER Due to the sheer volume of applications we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore if you have not heard from us within 10 working days please deem your application as unsuccessful. Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK