Manufacturing Planner - Bedford - Engineering

Job Title: Manufacturing Planner - Bedford - Engineering
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bedford
Salary: £40 - £45 per hour
Start Date: 2018-06-25
Reference: 19877plan
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 18:11

Job Description

Are you a Manufacturing Planner with significant experience of Planning the manufacturing of heavy engineering components using machining, welding, fabrication and assembly?
Do you have significant experience of using SAP within manufacturing engineering (BoM's, Routings, Material Masters, Workflows and Document Information Records)?

If the answers are yes, I can offer a long term contract working within an advanced manufacturing environment where you can take the lead in improving manufacturing processes?
This contract will run a minimum of 6 months but almost certainly significantly longer. An hourly rate of £40 - £45 LTD per hour is on offer to the successful candidate.
Key to this role is a strong background in manufacturing processes, ideally within heavy machining, fabrication or vehicle assembly (automotive), although this is not essential.
The MRP system used is SAP and it is expected that you will have significant experience of using SAP or similar in previous roles. More important is your ability to use MRP systems to support your Manufacturing Engineering function
While the requirements of the role may appear brief, this is a pivotal role for the business and it is key that the successful candidate has the relevant experience required to make a significant contribution quickly.
The key areas of this position are the following
·Detailed working knowledge of ERP/MRP systems
·Experience in using SAP systems
·Senior Production planning experience in a manufacturing environment.
·Change management experience within multi platform programmes.
·Direct hands on transactional experience of using SAP
·Change planning experience required
·Proven experience in management of engineering change and generation of embodiment plans
·Experience of management of multi level BoM's
·Proven team player working in multifunctional teams.
Entech Technical Solutions Limited is an employment business/agency and complies with the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations Act 2003.

Keywords: manufacturing, planning, scheduling, SAP, support, training, assembly, fabrication, automotive, defence, vehicles