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Production Planner

  • Location: Hampshire
  • Salary: £29.00 - £30.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 4 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Joe Bancroft
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 5 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 04 August 2022
  • Job Ref: BH77980CV_1655994852

Good Afternoon,

Join a leading multinational aerospace and defence organisation as a Production Planner in Portsmouth.

Opportunities like this don't come around often… would you like the challenge of supporting a business making an impact on some of the biggest projects in the UK defence market right now? Do you have what it takes? Yes? Then the role below is for you!

Production Planner
Initial 5 Month Contract
£29.98 PAYE per hour/£34.41 Umbrella per hour
Inside IR35

The Role:

  • Interpret customer requirements to create suitable task list breakdown structures representing current production processes and method, to identify dependencies and carry out any required low level scheduling.
  • Identify the materials, sub-contracts and services required in support of the work and liaise with the supply chain function and review quotes to ensure plans contain an accurate cost and all the work scope is covered.
  • Calculate the hours effort for each trade required using production process standards, parametric estimating methods and own knowledge.

The Candidate:

  • Comprehensive understanding and knowledge of ship repair production processes, methods and safe practices within one or more trade disciplines and the practical implications of product safety assurance.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings/specifications and customer requirements and liaise with customer where necessary to resolve technical issues.
  • Ability to carry out ship visits both in the UK and abroad to evaluate customer requirements in more detail.
  • PC literate and competent with Microsoft Excel/Access and able to use an ERP system without supervision to undertake the planning role.
  • Logical, analytical and structured approach to problem solving.

In this role it is also important to have high levels of Self-Motivation with the ability to work independently as well as excellent communication skills.

If you are interested in this contract, please call me on 0161 905 7916 or alternatively send an up to date cv .

Please note that this list has been electronically compiled, if it is not relevant to you, please delete and accept our apologies. If this Production Planner role is not of interest to yourself, but you know of someone who could be, JAM operates a referral scheme. You can earn yourself £200 in vouchers for the successful placement of a candidate you recommend to us.

Many thanks,


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