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Production Planner

  • Location: Bredbury
  • Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: General Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Contact: Rachel Oldfield
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 09 June 2024
  • Job Ref: J2034_1715346873

Job Role: Production Planner
Location: Bredbury
Shift: Days Only
Salary: £32,000 - £33,000 Per Annum

Metalis is working in partnership with a prestigious steel supplier in Bredbury who are looking to hire a skilled Production Planner on a permanent contract.

Job Duties:

  • Joining a busy production team creating and managing job card routings and allocations to various levels of manufacture
  • Develop route cards to ensure the most economic and efficient methods of manufacture, liaising with the programming department
  • Ensure all documentation is issued to the shop floor in a timely manner via work to lists
  • Work in conjunction with Stores / Goods Inwards to ensure all materials and Kits are available for manufacture & Assembly
  • Control all rework operation as a result of NCR's modifying route sheets if required
  • Participate in Pre-production Meetings to determine optimal manufacturing methods
  • Assist the Production Scheduler to ensure each work center is effectively loaded
  • Provide advice and assistance to the Sales Department to enable quotations to be accurate in terms of cost and lead time
  • Produce shop floor documentation to the correct standards within a timely and efficient manner.
  • Maintain a high level of housekeeping and follow the 5S program

Job Requirements:

  • Experience of scheduling CNC Machining operations and outside services desirable but not essential
  • Responsiveness and ability to work to tight deadlines/schedules
  • Be able to work independently under pressure
  • Fully IT proficient in typically used applications to both manage information and present to the business and customers
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work effectively with peers
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Self-starter, confident with a positive 'can do' attitude and work ethic
  • Comfortable in a problem solving and decision-making environment

Salary & Shift:

  • 39 hour working week,
  • Monday to Thursday - 8am to 4.30pm & Fridays 8am to 3.30pm
  • £32,000 - £33,000 Per Annum depending on experience
  • Benefits included

If you feel as though you have the background, skills and experience for this role then please apply today with your latest CV. A recruitment consultant will be in touch with all successful applications to discuss the company and role in more detail.