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Production Planner

Production Planner

Job description

About your new employer

An Established Company that leading supplier of heavy machinery, parts, tools and after sales service are seeking a production planner.

Your primary function of the role is: planning and monitoring daily, weekly, monthly production; creating build sequences and to ensure machines are ready to build before release to production; tracking and reporting output.

About your new job

  • Control all scheduling and build plans
  • Process new sales orders into jobs
  • Configurator Maintenance including BoM Maintenance/Picklist review
  • Process Engineering change requests to Orders/BoMs
  • Review new and amended orders with Engineering
  • Liaise with Sales Coordinator
  • Coordinate with Production Manager on production workflow
  • Produce Production Works Orders
  • Coordinate with Operations on Capacity Planning
  • Monitor jobs to ensure they will finish on time and within budget
  • Address issues when they arise aiming for minimum disruption and create recovery plan if necessary
  • Produce output information (number of finished products, on time delivery etc.)
  • Prepare and submit status and performance reports
  • Collaborate with supporting functions
  • Developing and operating of the ERP system
  • Forecasting customer demand
  • Process improvement
  • Request raw materials for bespoke builds
  • Introducing Lean Six Sigma Disciplines

What skill/experience you need

  • Strong Planning, Organisational & People skills to be able control/monitor sales and production and meet KPI’s.
  • Swift learner with excellent problem-solving skills to effectively handle any challenges
  • Demonstrated decision making capability
  • Strong communication skills
  • Knowledge and experience of lean manufacturing
  • High level of computer literacy with good working knowledge of a variety of computer packages including, Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook and previous experience of an ERP system with be an advantage
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in a related fiel

What’s on offer

  • Full time Perm role (Mon-Friday).
  • Salary DOB

What’s next

  • Apply now by clicking “Apply Now” or contact me at 021 484 7139.
  • Or if the job isn’t quite right but you are looking for something similar, please get in touch.

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