Production planner

Recruiter
Jark PLC
Location
Evesham
Salary
£8.50 per hour
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has recently arisen for a Production Planner to join a well established food production business based in Evesham.
As a Production Planner you will be responsible for converting customer orders in the most efficient way by ensuring the production plan is up to date and ensuring that all resources are in place to deliver the plan.

Production Planner Responsibilities

* Prepare the production plan for each product line for the week ahead, taking into account expected/historical customer orders, promotions, raw material availability and quality, and any other factor that could impact on the plan.
* Ensure correct quantity are reserved to correct pack production orders.
* To sequence, reserve and allocate the first production orders of the following day.
* Schedule maintenance requirements, trials/samples and other events into production plans, always ensuring orders are maintained.
* Liaise with hauliers and coordinate with despatch team to ensure loads leave site on time to meet customer distribution depot times.
* Ensure that all relevant staff are made aware of any changes to plans or orders, and that they are and are using the most up to date versions of all plans at all times.

Production Planner Requirements :

* Excellent organisation and planning skills
* First class written and oral communication skills
* Computer literate

The shift pattern is Tuesday to Saturday

Pay rate : £8,50 - £9 / hour, depending on experience