Production Planner

Job Title: Production Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Reference: PP-P-NS_1562317751
Contact Name: Nick Sollis
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 05, 2019 10:09

Job Description

I am working exclusively on behalf of my clients who operate within a range of industries and are providers to some of the largest engineering companies worldwide.

Production Planner Main Duties & Responsibilities:

*Creating and maintain the Master Production Schedule.
*Collect, analyse, anticipate and manage issues within the Planning team
*Create capacity plans which meet business targets and optimise manufacturing efficiency and costs
*SOP Planning
*Production scheduling and planning to optimise throughput whilst ensuring safety
*Supporting Engineering planned maintenance work and breakdown repair
*Stock management - stock takes, management of slow moving, out of date and rework
*Working closely alongside the shop floor team
*Communicating plans and changes to the shop floor
*KPI Reports
*Creating a positive, supportive work environment
*Ensuring H&S, Quality, Environmental standards and Regulatory Compliance are maintained as required

Ideal Candidate:
*Previous planning experience with an engineering or manufacturing environment.
*Ideal candidate with have experience within medium/low volume environments with multiple product lines
*Experienced within a manufacturing, production, engineering or similar environment
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills and able to communicate effectively at all levels
*Results orientated, flexible and adaptable
*Highly motivated and strong interpersonal skills
*Excellent organisational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritise effectively and work under pressure

Candidate who are currently working as a Production Planner, Material Planner, Production Scheduler, Master Scheduler, Manufacturing Planner or Production Controlelr may be suitable for this position

For more information or to apply, please call Nick Sollis on 01453 829767 or send an email with a copy of your CV

Omega Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors. We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors, Electricians and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few. For more details visit our website

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