Master Production Scheduler Ref# AF -PLMS

  • South West, Poole, UK
  • £30000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: Onsite Parking, Pension, Early Finish Friday
  • Permanent
  • AF -PLMS

Master Production Scheduler
We are currently partnering with engineering experts locally. Our client is a precision engineering business who offer the full service of machining, project management and Design for manufacture. Providing a high-quality service across many sectors our client is a well-established business with an excellent reputation.
As Master Production Scheduler you will have experience with capacity and labor planning, ideally within a good sized manufacturing business. You will be responsible for multistage planning for each stage of the manufacturing process across multiple production areas – planning up to 20 weeks ahead.
This role supports tactical and strategic business objectives by recommending and implementing methods and processes.

Key responsibilities as Master Production Scheduler:

  • Support Implementation of strategy changes to improve OTIF
  • Support the provision of business information and data tools for operational use.
  • Regularly monitor the ERP system to ensure optimum effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Analysis of systems and process performance, recommending improvement strategies to optimise all operational planning functions.
  • Support improvement projects with schedulers/buyers, logistics and production
  • Drive planning and buying activities.
  • Input into site SIOP process
  • Perform frequent batch size reviews.

The right person: Master Production Scheduler

  • Knowledge of supply chain systems: SIOP, VMI, Kanban
  • Analytically minded. With a high orientation towards detail and accuracy
  • Significant experience in capacity and labour planning within a manufacturing environment
  • Ideally experience of Lean principles (8 Wastes, 5Y, DMAIC)
  • Experience of material management techniques, safety stocks, re-order points
  • Quality Driven
  • Systems Orientated

Benefits for Master Production Scheduler

  • £30k – £32k Basic Salary
  • Pension
  • Onsite parking

For more information on the full-time permanent position of Master Production Scheduler simply apply now or call Alison on 07483 025038 or

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