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Production Controller

  • Location: Cowes
  • Salary: Negotiable per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Stella Grundy
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 20 June 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82433_1715255495

Join a world-renowned aerospace and defence organisation as a Production Controller in Cowes

Would you like to join a global aerospace and defence organisation? Do you want to work as part of an organisation protecting people and maintaining maximum national security?

Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Production Controller to add to their talented, hardworking team in Cowes on an initial 9 month contract. Striving for innovation and creativity you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role will be offering £36.34 per hour travel per hour inside IR35 / Umbrella

This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation, but to gain skills and knowledge you won't find anywhere else.36.3436.34

The Role:

  • Participate in Contract Launch Process, driven by Projects and only held depending on value
  • Achieve the timely release of Production / Repair Orders
  • Use the MES to view Production / Repair Orders
  • Review and action MRP Error Exceptions Messages and data hygiene reoprts
  • Support Production Reviews
  • Support the Engineering Change Process and Non-Conformance process


§ Be PC literate and competent with Microsoft Excel and able to use an ERP system (preferred SAP) without supervision to undertake the planning role.

§ Self-manage and motivate to identify and deliver tasks within acceptable timeframes with minimal guidance and supervision

§ Be able to support other team members


§ Knowledge of manufacturing environment.

§ Knowledge of planning and control processes.

§ Hold awareness of general H&S/Environmental regulations and safe working practices

§ Have a comprehensive understanding and knowledge of the repair and prime production processes


  • HNC/Certificate in Project or Construction Management or equivalent level of qualification
  • LCM Awareness
  • Health and Safety management training, for example NEBOSH


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Work on complex, cutting-edge projects
  • Achieve a work/life balance
  • Work on long term contracts
  • Develop your skills at a prestigious company
  • Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Production Controller please send your CV to Stella Grundy