HSB Technical

Position: Production Planner
Job ID: 2127/37
Location: Dunkeswell site
Rate/Salary: £32,000 – £35,000
Type: Permanent / Full Time
Benefits: Advanced Benefits

HSB Technical Ltd is a specialist recruiter within the Power & Propulsion, Shipbuilding, Shipping & Energy and Aerospace sectors. We have a number of permanent and contract vacancies for multiple businesses across the UK and overseas.

The below job description will outline this position of: Production Planner

Typically, this person will work as part of the team, be flexible in your approach to your work and fulfil any reasonable request to do tasks that may arise and is within your capability.

HSB Technical’s client is a very established and well-regarded business entity.

Duties and responsibilities of the Production Planner:

  • Analyse Engineering drawings and BOMs to enable make/buy decisions
  • Create production part numbers and manufacturing BOMs where necessary
  • Raise production Orders to allow items to be manufactured.
  • Co-ordinate with other Production Planner’s to ensure that Schedule clashes are minimised within Ops departments
  • Give clear instruction to Purchasing of what needs to be bought and schedule of delivery.
  • Ensure that all planned dates are agreed with the requested if outside of requested dates.
  • Identify items on the critical path and liaise with Purchasing to expedite.
  • Initiate a request for quotation for parts with Purchasing.
  • Update price requests for items to be sold by the Sales dept.
  • Estimate material and labour costs for bidding purposes.
  • To ensure Personal Data is managed in compliance with company policy.

Qualifications and requirement for the Production Planner:

  • Competent use of computer systems and software including Microsoft suit of applications
  • Working in an office environment
  • GCSE’s including Maths and English
  • Using Technical / Engineering drawings
  • Must be able to obtain SC clearance

This vacancy is being advertised by HSB Technical who have been appointed to act as the recruitment consultancy for this role