R0043125 Production Controller

  • Location

    Crawley, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Olivia Tarbuck

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    5 Months

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Our client in Crawley is looking for two experienced Production Controllers/Planners.

The successful candiadate will be able to :

To act as the Operations Planning Representative and if asked to provide support to others in the Production Control department, in supporting the Internal & External customer needs.

To manage and coordinate the programme manufacturing activities (Repairs or New Build) and ensure that milestones are achieved on schedule and within budget to the customer's satisfaction.

To mentor & train the teams as directed.

To report monthly performance at the KPI reviews if requested

To understand load and capacity

Key Responsibilities and Tasks include:

Representing manufacturing for either a nominated programmes or group of grogrammes for new build or customer repairs

Act as a focal point for issues related to manufacturing/Repairs on these nominated projects.

Report as required on financial performance against agreed work packages.

Represent Manufacturing/Repairs as required in engineering forums and Programme reviews.

If required sign off required change requests and change notes. Contributing towards point of embodiment (POE) and cost decisions.

Disseminate required information to other disciplines to enable them to perform their roles.

Enter Demands onto the MRP system ensuring that load and capacity issues are understood and managed through Oracle Workbench.

Action and monitor the recommendations of the MRP tool. Release Purchased, Manufactured or Repair items to the appropriate area of the business.

Maintain the MRP output, monitoring supply and demand across the domain, using Oracle Workbench.

If required oversee or Produce final deliverable build record for each delivery.

Play a leading role to Co-ordinate in conjunction with the Manufacturing and Planning managers in meeting New Build deliveries or Repairs in line with agreed quality, cost and delivery dates.

Identify, evaluate and implement opportunities for improvement

Ensure the regular progress of items either manufactured or purchased or items for repair to ensure delivery schedules are achieved.

If asked contribute to the generation of cost estimates for new build and Repair products.

Assist Line Manager in defining training needs of the department.

Contribute towards load and capacity planning, ensuring issues are highlighted in advance.