In this role, you will be responsible for :

  • Creating production schedules on a daily basis or as and when changes occur
  • Attend daily meetings with supervisors to ensure production targets/deadlines will be met.
  • Keep Informed of changes and Issues.
  • Update Sales and Engineering on any delays.
  • Expedite parts and products through the production process, in order to meet customers requirements and delivery dates.


We’re looking for:

  • A Diploma in Production / Operations / Planning (ideal)
  • 3 years experience as a Scheduler / Planner – preferably within a metalworking, machining or fabrication environment.
  • You should be able to read Technical drawings (no need to interpret just understand), with a strong understanding of various production process.
  • You should also understand time cycles, parts per hour, inefficiencies, capacity, throughput etc…

We’ll also be looking for skills in:

  • Excel (Advanced) and Syspro
  • Problem Solving
  • Communication – Written and Spoken (English)
  • Analytical thinking and Mathematics
  • Someone that can work under pressure and can manage detail well.

Desired Skills:

  • Production Scheduling
  • Production Planning
  • Manufacturing
  • Syspro
  • Excel
  • Communication
  • Metalworking

Desired Work Experience:

  • 2 to 5 years Recruitment

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Certificate

About The Employer:

We’re looking for an experienced Production Scheduler to join our Client in Alrode, this is a company with a track record of producing quality products, for multiple industries, for more than 40 years. They can offer stability and the challenge that comes from working in a high-volume production environment.

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