Permanent Production Planner Aberdeenshire

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One of our clients based in Aberdeenshire is looking for a Production Planner to come join them on a permanent full-time basis. They require an individual who has a sound working knowledge of the planning processes within a manufacturing setting. Are you actively looking to enhance your skills/knowledge? This position could be exactly what you are looking for. Our client is a large multinational corporation who offer a number of good opportunities within their business.


The key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  1. Plan and prepare production schedules for assembly product lines based on customer demand
  2. Produce a master /discipline schedule to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet client forecasted master schedule
  3. Analyse production specifications and construction data
  4. Plan sequence of assembly and machining whilst using departmental Capacity planning tools
  5. Expedite operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen conditions
  6. Prepare production reports
  7. Review, monitor and manage new product introductions to ensure that the supply chain can support all requirements
  8. Present key information to sales weekly management production meeting
  9. Update sales, on sales order deliveries
  10. Delegate to produce project packets, shop packets, pick lists, production schedules
  11. Ensure that accurate and complete accounting, reporting and internal control systems are functioning and that all relevant records are properly maintained


Qualifications/ Skills / Knowledge required:

  1. Oracle (ERP) systems experience
  2. Planning software experience essential
  3. CIPS or CPIM certification
  4. Sound knowledge of planning manufacturing activities within assembly, machining and inspection techniques
  5. Use of MRP system
  6. SAGE (ERP) systems
  7. Knowledge and experience of interpreting engineering documents

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