|Job Ref:||204785725||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||County Durham||City:||County Durham||Address:||Post Code:||DL12||Salary:||£21000 - £23000/annum||Post Date:||14/10/2016 03:34|
Overview / Company|
A well-established manufacturing business based in County Durham. They are an American owned business that operates in over 60 countries and who have supplied customers with their product for over 125 years.
The role of Production Planner will be to plan and issue production schedules using MRP and supporting systems to meet shipping dates according to sales forecasts.
It is important that successful candidate understands how to alter schedules to meet unforeseen conditions trough an agreed process, identify and work with production to minimise constraints, with the support of the planning manager and maintain short and long term demands to maintain level workloads within production where possible in line with agreed rates.
Attending daily meetings is key for the role, to discuss issues which may affect schedule and work with relevant departments to resolve any issues.
Run line availability and update on a daily basis, investigate with root cause analysis material shortages and late customer orders and develop strong working relationships with Manufacturing, Process, QC and other departments to ensure efficient flow of products through production.
The successful candidate must have experience of working with a MRP system, ideally Oracle. For the role of Production Planner it is essential that you have the ability to identify and prioritise issues paying attention to detail, have strong written and verbal communication skills, high levels of computer literacy and the ability to work to deadlines and use own initiative