Production Planner

Production Planner, Permanent, Cork – Carrigaline!

Job Purpose

Experienced production scheduler required who can take a lead role in planning production on a day-to-day basis in terms of materials & capacity while maintaining a focus on committed customer ship dates.

Actively participate in the Sales & Operations Planning Process onsite in conjunction with all stakeholder departments such as Sales, Engineering, Procurement & Production.

For further information please contact me for more information on this role!


  • Take full responsibility for ensuring the longer-term production plan is fully reviewed on a weekly basis in conjunction with all stakeholders in a way that best serves the customer base.
  • Be able to perform rough cut capacity planning for the Production facility based on customer orders and sales projections.
  • Maintenance of the planning related information & planning parameters within the S/W used.
  • Responsible for monitoring & maintaining Work Order accuracy to ensure the correct demand signals are being sent to Purchasing & ensuring 100% transactional accuracy for inventory control.
  • Working with all stakeholder functions to ensure full material availability in support of the production schedule including CMOs if required.
  • Actively participate in daily & weekly scheduling meetings
  • Take ownership of actions with the view to timely closure
  • Communicate any shortfalls in inventory or production output in a timely manner to management
  • Assist with outbound shipments as required

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • 3 – 5 years + experience in a similar role
  • Ability to take the initiative to make suggestions where improvements could be made
  • Highly experienced in MS Excel.
  • P.I.C.S. certification a definite advantage.
  • Be customer focused at all times.
  • Flexibility as daily priorities can change.
  • Experience of working in a high mix, low volume manufacturing setting
  • Experienced in shop floor control

For further information or a confidential discussion please contact
061 363318

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