Trainee Production Planner

Recruiter
Premier Placement Services
Location
Stone
Salary
7.50 - 8.00 GBP Hourly + GBP7.50 - GBP8.00/hour
Posted
28 Feb 2018
Closes
28 Mar 2018
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Trainee
Contract Type
Permanent
Our Client has a great opportunity for a Trainee Production Planner to join their busy company

Principal areas of Responsibility (after suitable training) -

•Maintain schedule of jobs for each machine so as to: -
o Ensure delivery of completed jobs on time
o Maximise machine running hours
o Take advantage of efficiencies between jobs

• Import of new jobs into planning system and allocation to machinery.

• Daily revisions to the manufacturing schedule to reflect changing
circumstances and new priorities.

• Maintain long term plan with jobs allocated to likely production
windows.

•Generation of capacity information including: -
o Determination of whether new work can be accommodated a short
notice
o Determination of lead times
o Identification of capacity issues as new jobs are loaded.

• Maintain detailed view of status of components required for jobs to go
live including: -
o Materials
o Prior conversion operations
o Tooling

• Liaison with suppliers to progress material and other deliveries
required for production. So must be confident on phone and have good
Customer Service

• Develop detailed knowledge of machinery to enable: -
o Refinement of running data
o Utilise interchangeability of jobs between machines
o Identify problem jobs

• Liaison with transport department to provide details for daily load
planning.

The right candidate must have :-
Good Attention to detail
Basic Knowledge of Excel for inputting Data
Good understanding
Enthusiastic and wanting to learn as there is progression in this role
Some factory background would be desired

Salary will be GBP7.50/GBP8 per hour for the first 12 weeks then Salary to be discussed once taken on Perm

Hours of work will be 9am to 6pm or 8am to 5pm (Still to be decided)

All the above will only be expected once fully Trained by one of the Trained professionals on site

Premier Placement Services Ltd are acting as an Employment Business for these vacancies.

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