Production Scheduler / Production Planner

Production Scheduler / Production Planner

  • Location


  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £19000 - £23000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Laura Constantine

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8947

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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A food manufacturing company with a site based in Glasgow are currently looking to recruit a Production Scheduler to join their team on a permanent basis. The main purpose of the role is to ensure the correct stock levels are maintained by planning production effectively.

Key responsibilities for Production Scheduler –

-          Perform an achievable work schedule (define the sequence of the planned orders, include change-over and cleaning, convert planned orders to process orders)     
-          Ensure plan includes correct product control sequencing and wash outs.                                                               
-          Ensure system Production Planning alerts are responded to and resolved in a timely manner.    
-          Communicate with customer care around supply issues/requests
-          Work with Supply Planning and Recipe Controller to ensure correct version of manufacturing BOM is being used, to solve issues.      
-          Create and edit process orders for approved rework, approved replacement of components and process orders for approved trials
-          Dealing with ad hoc requests from other functions within the business

To be considered for this role you must have recent experience of working for a fast paced manufacturing company within the supply chain team. You must have excellent communication skills, strong IT skills and the ability to manage your time effectively.  

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