Production Planner

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Bolton, Greater Manchester | Ref: BBBH29632

£32000 - £35000 per annum

Production Planner
£32,000 - £35,000

Role Profile

Our client is a growing manufacturing / engineering business in the Bolton area, currently looking to hire a Production Planner to join their team.

Key areas of responsibility for this Production Planner role will include:

  • Creating short, mid and long term production plans for the site
  • Planning production activities for manufacturing in line with production capacity, material availability and customer demand
  • Capacity planning including optimisation of labour and workforce
  • Leading production planning meetings with the Manufacturing team and being an active member of the S&OP process
  • Driving improvements in processes and internal KPIs
  • Driving through cost savings and efficiencies through the site wherever possible

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Demonstrable experience as a Production Planner or Production Scheduler with good knowledge of MRP
  • Proven track record as a production planner in a highly regulated manufacturing or engineering environment such as Aerospace or Automotive
  • Good analytical skills
  • Excellent working knowledge of Excel
  • Passion for continuous improvements


Growing manufacturing / engineering business in Bolton

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