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Production Planner

  • Location: Sheffield, Sheffield, England
  • Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: General Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Contact: Andrew Marchant
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 23 September 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH327_1629897609

We are currently supporting a manufacturing client and recruiting for a Production Planner in the Sheffield area.

Their advanced milling, turning and 5-axis capacity enables them to machine a wide range of products including bespoke ring, casing, gearbox, aerofoil and aerostructure components. To-date, they have manufactured components for Rolls-Royce, Boeing, Siemens, Bombardier and are looking to expand their machining capabilities over the coming year.

Primary Purpose:

Administer the production plan based on sales requirements in line with processing machine capacity, materials, and manpower.


  • Administer the production plan based on sales requirements in line with processing machine capacity, materials and manpower
  • Forecast and report annual capacity prediction and map against Sales
  • Report on Operational efficiency and schedule adherence
  • Support the MRP team with administration tasks within the MRP system
  • Data collection and reporting to support all functions within the business
  • Creation of manufacturing routes for parts traveling through workshop whilst adhering to Aerospace standards
  • Workshop support and Supply Chain Management to ensure adherence to the production plan

Skills Required:

  • Previous experience of MRP systems within a manufacturing environment
  • Previous experience of report generation using a variety of methods
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office
  • Proficient numerical skills
  • Ability to communicate across all levels within their organisation and with external suppliers


  • Company Pension of 10%
  • Holiday to service entitlement. Accrue an extra days holiday per two years service (capped at 5 days)
  • Holiday exchange scheme (buy or sell up to 5 days)
  • Life Assurance Policy
  • Medicash Health Plan
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Enjoy Technology Scheme
  • Monthly company raffle of £100
  • Salary £21K - £23K