Production Planner

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  • Location

    Preston, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Janet Mottram

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Production Planner

Job Description

Undertake production planning to ensure the Assembly business delivers on time and to cost.

Ensure the correct production tooling is available, to the correct standard and cycle checked to allow builds to progress.

Assist the Operations team to understand and implement the build schedule, developing return to green plans where required.

Ensure rate tooling requirements are captured (date and which tools). Monitor and escalate issues with forecast tooling deliveries.

Liaise with Operations, Tooling and Change management teams to ensure tooling is modified.

Ensure cycle checking of tooling is undertaken in line with build timescales. Ensure correct tooling is in place to support builds.

Ensure Integrated Project Team in which you reside understands build programme, assist with the plan's implementation and the creation of return to green plans.

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.