Engineering Production Planner

Location
England, Surrey, Woking
Salary
£35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted
02 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Jan 2018
Ref
00077383
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Engineering Production Planner - Brand New Opportunity

Salary c£35K - £38K (dependant on experience) + benefits package based in Woking

39 Hours Per Week. Monday - Friday

The company is a well renowned organisation specialising in tube, pipe and section bending services. They have been established in Woking since 1949 and have grown year on year. They supply bespoke products and services to high profile companies and now require a Planner/Production Engineer to help us meet our business requirements.

The Production Engineering Planner will be directly responsible for leading a small team of production engineers. Understand and manage conflicting priorities from both production and engineering perspectives, offer technical expertise in order to maximise profitability of the business and contribute to driving it forward.

Experience required:
- Experience within a supervisory manufacturing/production engineering role.
- Forward thinking attitude, an ability to oversee production/manufacturing from a process point of view.
- A good academic background within a technical discipline would be heavily advantageous.
- Ability to promote continuous improvement practices.
- A familiarity with tubular/metal section materials and fabrication/manufacturing processes.
- Excellent communication and customer facing skills.
- Knowledge of MRP systems.
- Competent in Solidworks 3D design (preferred).

The Role:
- Cost/Time estimations.
- Preparing quotations.
- Material Procurement.
- Scheduling.
- Set expectations on deliveries and schedule customer orders.
- Processing Engineering Change Orders, Custom BoM (Bill of Materials) releases and new product introductions into existing production plans.
- Raising internal works orders and purchasing requirements.
- Knowledge of MRP systems.

If you have the skill set and the drive for a new challenge please submit your CV.