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Production Planner

Job Title: Production Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Merseyside, Merseyside
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH11267
Contact Name: Daniel Kirk
Contact Email:
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Production Planner
£20,000 - £24,000

Role Profile
Our client, a growing manufacturing firm based in Merseyside, is looking to appoint a Production Planner to support their growing business. This is an excellent opportunity to work and progress with a successful business during an exciting period of change and process improvement.
Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Planning production activities for manufacturing in line with production capacity, material availability and customer needs.
  • Expedite customer orders internally to ensure highest levels of customer service.
  • Implement initiatives to improve processes and adhere to principles such as Lean and 5S
  • Supporting the management of the bill of materials.

Skills and Experience
The successful candidate will have:

  • At least 2 years' experience in production planning ideally within plastics but not essential
  • Good working knowledge of planning tools and systems
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Driven individual with willingness to support the wider business
  • Passion for continuous improvements
  • Knowledge or experience in blow moulding/injection moulding would be desirable.

Our client
Our client is a manufacturing firm with massive plans of growth within the foreseeable future, with promises that internal staff progression will be faster than the typical working environment.

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