Production Planner

Anthony James Recruitment
Clacton-on-Sea, Essex
£20000 - £23000/annum
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Production Planner
Clacton on Sea, Essex £20,000 to £23,000

A specialist in the Precision Machining of plastic components from prototyping, small batches, and to large volumes for various industries sectors are looking for an experienced Technical Estimating Engineer due to company expansion and continued investment into new, state of the art CNC machining technologies.

Job Profile

As the successful Production Planner within the Semi-Finished Department, you will ideally have some previous experience in process engineering within a manufacturing environment.
You must be methodical and well organised and have a reasonable level of computer competency.

Being a good communicator is essential since all tasks will require close collaboration with co-workers and other departments

• Plan and enter Work Orders into the Manufacturing System against Sales Orders, Internal Orders and authorised Stock Levels. All Work Order loading will be in line with the availability of raw materials, direct consumable items, and production capacity, i.e. labour and machines
• Purchase all direct consumable items when needed to manufacture the work loaded products
• Provide accurate Manufacturing Schedules for all the appropriate production departments
• Inform all appropriate departments of any delay in the production and when to be back on time
• Input all completed production data into the Manufacturing System to maintain the Scheduler
• Continually monitor the turnover of the authorised Stock Levels of the Semi-Finished products
• Maintain the accuracy between the Manufacturing System stock figures and physical figures
• Provide cover for any other Production Planner as required or assist if it becomes necessary
• Continually monitor the turnover of the authorised Stock Levels of the Semi-Finished products

• 37.5hrs per week
• 8am to 4:30pm , Monday to Friday

Key Skills
Plan, Planner, Planning, Schedule, Manufacture, Manufacturing, Engineering, Production, MRP