Production Controller

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Job Description

Job title: Production Controller

Salary: 22K -27K per annum (dependant on experience)

Working hours: Permanent, full-time.
Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire

THE COMPANY: Production Controller-Loughborough, Leicestershire
Our client manufactures an exciting range of systems for the construction, automotive, acoustic and audio markets, exporting to numerous countries around the world. They are a leading manufacturer of engineered facade and roofing systems to the architectural sector, complemented by a comprehensive range of fasteners, load bearing components and accessories. More recently, they have expanded with the purchase of the leading manufacturer of acoustic movable walls in the UK.

THE ROLE: Production Controller-Loughborough, Leicestershire
The Production Controller will be responsible for the production scheduling of all production, providing final instruction and planning for the shop floor, works files and planning sheets. Working with management, taking responsibility for setting the weekly and monthly targets and ensuring these are maintained. Taking ownership of developing, implementing, conducting and controlling all training activities related to the technicalities of the products we manufacture and how they are built in liaison with management.

Key responsibilities for Production Controller in Loughborough to include:
To fully support management in all aspects of the production operation and liaise with customers in a professional manner
Production scheduling including processing new orders, placing orders with suppliers, planning, technical queries, chasing deliveries of materials and attending production meetings
Provide technical assistance to agents and customers as required to support the Technical Manager
Responsible in association with the Operations Manager for the quarterly stock take and to ensure any documentation is successfully completed
Develop, implement, conduct and control the businesses training objectives to achieve a best in class, efficient, production environment

Assist the Operations Manager to establish 'Certificate of Competence' training initiatives for new and existing shop floor employees in all productions areas relating to established good manufacturing practice
Support management in 'open day' training sessions
Support the development of the planned training activities and provide a yearly overview of what has been achieved and what is still required to be implemented
Ensure that the Production Administrator is fully trained in the Sales Suite and pricing of products

THE CANDIDATE: Production Controller-Loughborough, Leicestershire
The ideal candidate will have had previous experience in a production planning role for a relevant industry (manufacturing/Construction/Logistics industry). It is essential you have strong IT/Administrative skills, and understand spreadsheets and Microsoft products.A keen willingness to learn and develop into the role is essential

CRITERIAS: Production Controller-Loughborough, Leicestershire
Previous experience in a production planning or similar role from a relevant industry (manufacturing/Construction/Logistics industry) highly advantageous
Strong IT and Administrative skills (good knowledge of Microsoft products)
Good standard of education
Excellent communication & organisational skills
Ability to cope with reasonable pressure
Pro-active, positive and flexible attitude
Reliable, dependable and trustworthy

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  • Location : Loughborough
  • Reference : TSLJM1114/242010937
  • Salary: Paid Annual.
  • Closing Date:
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