Location Pontypool
Job-type Permanent
Salary £23000 - £28000

Production Planner


£23K - £28K Dep on Exp

It would suit an administrator who has looking for a move into planning or an experienced planner

My client manufactures specialist manufactured contraction products from their facility in Pontypool.

Due to continued growth the company are looking for a production planner to join the production department. The role involves planning orders to form the daily/weekly factory workload ensuring that orders are progressed and serviced efficiently enabling delivery dates to be maintained.

Key Responsibilities:

-                      Receive order call offs, import, and process NC files.

-                      Complete Load Listing, Nesting & Steel Allocation to ensure optimum material and production efficiencies are achieved for orders to be completed.

-                      Order steel required complete orders.

-                      Planning weekly workload

-                      Progressing and tracking workload through the factory to ensure that order delivery dates are achieved.

-                      Communicating specific order requirements to the Production team

-                      Attending production meetings

-                      Coordinate with clients to agree order and delivery details.

Skills & Experience:


  • Job holder should be able to demonstrate good analytical skills and background competence in mathematics.
  • Have experience of working using analytical skills.
  • Have good IT skills, including Microsoft Office packages


  • Have experience of working within a planning role in a manufacturing environment.
  • Be a competent user of Microsoft Excel.
  • Experience of using ERP/MRP software

Personal Strengths

  • Hard Working
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills.
  • Conscientious
  • Flexible
  • Team orientated.
  • Quality focused and strong attention for detail

For more information on this role please call Giles Churchill at Omega Resource Group on 07966 971648