Vacancy Details

Trainee Production Planner Assistant

Permanent position, based near Tattershall. Working hours are 8am - 5pm Monday - Friday. The successful candidate will help support and assist the Production Planner Manager and the Stores & Material Controller. Within the planning area you will be result driven, being able to plan and prioritise operations to ensure maximum performance and have minimum delay, and the goal is to ensure the smooth and cost-efficient flow of our production operations. Responsibilities • Help support your Production Planner Manager by being able to determine manpower, equipment and raw materials needed to cover production demand. • Support by monitoring jobs to ensure they will finish on time and within budget. • Support by addressing issues when they arise aiming for minimum disruption. • Obtain output information (number of finished products, percentage of defectives). • Ensure business system is updated daily. • Prepare and submit KPI reports and other performance reports. • Produce route cards for production units. • Maintain stock data from external processors. • Ensure proof of delivery notes are scanned on to the business system. • Keep paperwork organized. • Collaborate with quality control, warehouse and other staff. Requirements • Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment. • You will be a dynamic worker who can deliver and work effectively under pressure and time constraints, be self-motivated and have the ability to communicate efficiently to all staff. • Some knowledge of production planning and quality control principles • Working knowledge of MS Office and ERP Systems. • Good at math and statistics. • Strong organisational and problem-solving skills. • Excellent communication abilities. If you would like to apply for this role, please send your CV to, call 01205 355899 or come into our office to register. Workforce Unlimited is a Recruitment Agency and acting on behalf of a Client. By submitting your CV or application to Workforce Unlimited, you are consenting to your details being forwarded onto our Client in relation to the position applied for and, unless advised otherwise, we will retain your information for consideration for future relevant vacancies for a limited time. Due to the volume of applications, it is not always possible to respond to every candidate. If you have not had a response from us within 7 days, please assume your application was unsuccessful.

Job Overview:

  • Reference Number: 14379
  • Position: Permanent