Production Controller

Production Controller (Sheet Metal) Sponsorship: No Location: Plymouth, UK Shift: 05:50 – 14:00/13:50 – 22:00 Rittal-CSM are looking for 2x Production Controllers to join their team overseeing Sheet Metal. Whilst there will be training provided, the ideal candidate will have relevant experience or transferable skills. The Production Controllers are responsible for planning and scheduling work, taking into […]

Full Time

Professional

Production Controller (Sheet Metal)

Sponsorship: No

Location: Plymouth, UK

Shift: 05:50 – 14:00/13:50 – 22:00

Rittal-CSM are looking for 2x Production Controllers to join their team overseeing Sheet Metal. Whilst there will be training provided, the ideal candidate will have relevant experience or transferable skills.

The Production Controllers are responsible for planning and scheduling work, taking into account manpower, materials/availability, and other capacity restrictions. They are then expected to follow up the schedule to see that the plan is carried out. This requires strong coordination with Production.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assist in production activity control to meet operational & business objectives.
  • Work with Managers to plan and manage production tasks to improve runtime.
  • Create detail plan/ Production finite scheduling by using SAP ERP
  • Create reporting for plan fulfilment
  • Review production orders and accordingly establish priorities and schedules
  • Review production plans to identify and report potential risks to Manager.
  • Develop Assist in processing customer orders and shipments according to the established schedule.
  • Monitor execution of production orders and adjust schedules for timely delivery.
  • Plan and monitor material movement in production cycles to ensure continuous operations.
  • Plan equipment, material and manpower needs for the defined Planning Horizon
  • Coordinate with Manager in resolving production planning and control issues.
  • Work with Manager to prepare job order documents and give timely approvals.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to complete job orders on-time and within customer specifications.
  • Communicate production updates to Managers and customers on regular basis.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge on company objectives, production strategies and support activities.

This job is ideally suited to someone who is:

  • SAP PP knowledge
  • Planning tools & concepts
  • Advance computer knowledge (Excel, MS office)
  • Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work
  • Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings
  • Scheduling Work and Activities
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Documenting/Recording Information

Additional benefits:

  • Access to our recognition and reward portal, providing discounts at over 850 retail stores.
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays.
  • Company pension scheme and Life Insurance.

Rittal UK holds the prestigious Investors in People Silver award and are committed to the training and development of all their staff. As such this is an excellent opportunity for successful candidates to build a long-term career with a Global Company.

Rittal-CSM was recently voted the 2019 Manufacturer of the Year at the Western Morning News Business Awards.

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