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Production Planner

Cumbernauld, Lanarkshire
Job Type
9 Jun 2022
HRGO Recruitment Scotland are recruiting for a production planner for our prestigious box making company in Westfield, Cumbernauld.

Monday - Friday (Apply online only) (might change slightly during peak times) Occasion Saturday may be required

£26,000 per annum.

25 days holiday plus statuary bank holidays

Free on-site parking

Friendly environment.

The Planner must ensure the operational coordination of an order from registering the job, following good production planning practice, and exchange with the customers to ensure delivery of goods on time in full. Develop weekly production schedules to ensure deadlines are met. Check material availability ensuring all components are available for production requirements. Communicate with the production team on customer requirements and material availability advising of any changes that will affect production.

Planning of production in line with customer requirements and expectations
Development of production orders
Material ordering and schedule deliveries (incoming and outgoing)
Understand if there are constraints on production machines
Communicate all relevant information with Development and Production teams
Plan production rates, machines, any time movements if necessary and validate this with the Production Manager
Work on production schedules to optimise and confirm labour utilisation with Production Manager
Co-ordinate with logistics and update incoming / outgoing shipments on the calendar
Manage logistics process between material supplier, site, and customer
Manage relations with external partners specific to its activity including carriers
Comply with quality and environmental rules in line with company and customer expectations
Manage own time, means, and methods to achieve objectives
Report to line manager on a regular basis
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  • Job Reference: 619965726-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: HR GO Recruitment - Glasgow
    HR GO Recruitment - Glasgow
  • Location: Cumbernauld, Lanarkshire
  • Salary: £26,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent