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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Location: Bradford
Date Posted: August 14, 2019
Ref: JES-20914082119711

Our client, a manufacturer of mechanical engineering equipment with a variety of uses, seek to appoint a Production Planning Engineer to work with sales and technical teams to create detailed project and resource plans at individual department level to feed into the overall capacity plan and ensure on time delivery of projects. As Production Planning Engineer you will have a mechanical engineering background, experience of production planning, the ability to liaise with suppliers and customers, and a desire to get things right the first time to ensure production orders are fulfilled on time and in full.

Production Planning Engineer – Role and Responsibilities – Mechanical Engineering / Supply Chain / Production / Planning

* Work with the sales and technical teams to update production plans for each department
* Create timing and resource plans for Project management and engineering departments
* Create and updating of production routings and provide suitable production plans to enable all products manufactured in-house to be delivered on time
* To support the daily production meetings and to provide solutions when plans fall behind to deliver on time
* Work proactively to control costs and further to achieve cost savings in all areas of production
* Set suitable KPIs to allow you to track performance including on time delivery and on budget
* Responsible for controlling the production orders in SAP, including creation, dating and subsequent maintenance

Production Planning Engineer – Skills and Abilities – Mechanical Engineering / Supply Chain / Production / Planning

* Detailed understanding of planning and production operations
* SAP experience
* Very structured and organised in approach.
* Seasoned production planning engineer with at least 5 years of related experience covering mechanical engineering

Production Planning Engineer, Mechanical Engineering, Supply Chain, Production, Planning

If you want to learn more about the company and the requirements then please do apply now!