Planning Engineer – 6 Month Contract – Potentially a Permanent Role
£25k-£30k Pro rata salary
Planning Project from BOM’s within ERP Systems – specifically SAP
Based in Gloucestershire this company are one of the most recognisable names in their industry. With over 150 years experience in their field their products are used across a variety of industries from oil and gas to aerospace. Working in their bespoke projects department they are looking to recruit a project planner to accurately and effectively plan the manufacturing of bespoke engineering projects, some of the in excess of £2m to successful completion and shipped to the customer.
-Taking a completed BOM and breaking it down in to two main parts: Processes and Parts
-Assembly of all of the sub-sections – planning those individually.
-Generating the overall plan for production when the sub-assembly plans are understood.
-Working with production and procurement to make sure that all of the parts are in the building at the right time - including high value bespoke engineered parts.
-Control systems / control panels / HMI screens / Instrumentation – all of the electrical components are bought in completed.
-Working with all internal departments to get accurate information about availability etc so a manufacturing slot can be allocated to production.
-Allocating the manufacturing slots and liaising with manufacturing and communicating with them.
-On the run up to the production liaising with procurement and potentially suppliers to make sure that the parts have either been delivered or are on time.
-This role is to be the eyes and ears of the project throughout the manufacturing process – flagging and solving issues.
-Working with other planners and communicating if there is an issue with their projects to re-jig the manufacturing processes and re-allocate slots when required.
-Working with the test cell and planning what goes in to test and when.
Communicating with the manufacturing manager
What Skills we are looking for in the Contractor:
Project planning experience.
Worked within an engineering / manufacturing environment.
Proactive – asks a lot of questions and communicates well at all levels.
Ideally experience of SAP, if not experience with other ERP systems.
What the company can offer the contractor:
- Opportunity for contract extensions / Permanent role.
- Competitive hourly rates.
- Challenging role.
- Ability to do overtime
What the company do:
For more information or to apply for this role please contact Hassan Choudhry on either. Alternatively email me your CV to .
You must be eligible to live and work within the UK.
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