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Production Controller

Posted 23 days ago by Pertemps
Location Wigan Job Type Permanent
Salary £20950 - £21950 per annum, Benefits: Corporate Perks, Bonus, Great Pension, Buy & Sell Holidays Sector Manufacturing & Industrial
Job Title: Production Controller
Location: Wigan, Lancashire (WN2 3BQ)
Salary: £20,950 - £21,950
Shifts : Monday- Thursday 07:00- 15:30, Friday 07:00- 11:30
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Engineering/ Manufacturing

The Company
Our client is one of the UK's leading Electrical Manufacturers operating throughout the UK and exporting to a large number of countries globally.

Job Purpose
As the Production Controller, you will be responsible for planning and prioritising the daily/weekly/monthly workloads, and ensuring that all work is conducted in a safe manner and to the required quality and efficiency levels.


As a Production Controller, your duties will be to:
  • Operate equipment to current Health and Safety standards.
  • Plan and prioritise the daily/weekly/monthly workloads.
  • Efficiently and accurately update records.
  • Continuously improve, understand, maintain and communicate your work centre's performance through KPIs and the deployment of LEAN manufacturing practises and 3i suggestions.
  • Carry out any other duties within the scope of the role as requested by the Team Leader and Production Manager.
  • Observe the companies Fire, Health and Safety, and any other applicable policies.

An ideal Production Controller will hold the following skills and experiences:
  • Must have working experience within a fast moving assembly department.
  • Previous knowledge/experience with Production Planning is required.
  • Good understanding of Microsoft Excel, Word
  • Ability to give direction to assembly staff & explain procedures
  • Clearly and concisely explain procedures and give direction to assembly staff.
  • Work well both within a team and alone.
  • Ability to work to deadlines.
  • Good time keeping.

The successful candidate will receive:
  • Corporate Perks which include discounted cinema tickets, shopping cards, holiday bookings, etc.
  • Discount off household appliances.
  • Early finish on a Friday.
  • Site bonus scheme.
  • My Choice - buy and sell holidays.
  • Excellent pension scheme where company will match contributions etc.