Production Planner

Production Planner

Job Title: Production Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895411_1544450853
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 10, 2018 14:07

Job Description

My client has been supplying the electronic defence market for over 35 years and has an established reputation as a world leader in the supply and development of microwave products. Due to increased demand for their products, the business are looking for a Production Planner to join their Operations Team. In this role you will ensure the capacity plan is adhered to by owning and controlling the demand plan.

As a Production Planner, your main responsibilities will be/include:

*Ensure the capacity plan is adhered to by owning and controlling the demand plan
*To ensure all assembly, alignment & test production targets are achieved
*Provide regular reporting of production KPI's to Product line manager or senior management team
*Undertake mitigation action and report any production non-compliance & production shortfalls
*Liaise with all other departments supporting AOS production to achieve set KPI's
*To attend any relevant meetings & coordinate continuous improvement activity

To be suitable for the Production Planner role, successful candidates will have:

*Higher education (degree desirable)
*Demonstrate experience of problem solving
*IT literate & competent with all MS Office applications
*Good organisational skills
*Experience of LEAN or continuous improvement manufacture
*Experience with ERP/MRP systems
*Excellent managerial and communication skills
*Experience of volume production / manufacturing (electronics environment preferred)
*Experience of Team supervision or management of multi-disciplined teams

Production Planner
Location- Near Bradford, West Yorkshire
Salary- DOE

Key Words: Production, Manufacturing, Planner, NPI, LEAN, ERP, MRP, Electronics

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.