Graduate Production Scheduler

From £17,500 to £17,500 per annum
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
On behalf of our client we are looking to recruit a Graduate Trainee Production Scheduler.

Our client is a specialist engineering company combining a number of niche processes to produce high integrity components for a variety of “blue chip” key customers in the Aerospace, Industrial Gas Turbines, Automotive and other specialist sectors. The manufacturing facility is housed in a purpose-built unit. With investment in modern equipment and robust lean manufacturing concepts implemented to produce cost competitive components.

The Role:

Working closely with the master production scheduler, and will involve checking of customer schedules, machine/production cell capacity planning, man power planning and ensuring deadlines are met. A key element of the role is to develop the recently implemented ERP (enterprise resource planning) system to improve the production planning process.

Key aspects of the role:

·Capacity planning

·Work allocation to machine cells

·Progress monitoring

·Operating the ERP system

·Liaising with sales to determine customer requirements

·Develop a production schedule detailing all tasks and when they should be completed

·Liaise with customers, suppliers, and maintenance

·Troubleshoots problems that occur during production, including staff shortages and machinery breakdowns

Essential qualities

·Excellent Organizational Skills

·Good Written and Oral Communication skills

·Mathematical and statistical skills

·Attention to Detail, Speed, and Accuracy,

·Computer Literacy


Preferably degree or HND qualified in the following subjects:



·Business studies

·Production management

In return the company offers a starting salary of £17.5k, excellent career development opportunities, working within a modern, dynamic business with considerable potential for further growth.

For further information please send your CV in confidence to Sue Holden at TRF Technical a specialist division of The Recruitment Fix Ltd

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