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Production Scheduler

Preston, Lancashire
£23,000 to £30,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Production Scheduler - Preston Full Time, Permanent Salary: £23,000 - £30,000 per annum We have a huge opportunity for a Production Scheduler working one of the UK leading manufacturers that's also expanding worldwide. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company to grow and progress with. Key responsibilities: Create and maintain schedules orders for formulation/filling and despatch using workers and resources in the most effective manner Ensure timely issuance of schedule to relevant teams and update schedules based on staffing levels, machine issues etc Liaise with sales team, product specifications, accounts team, dispatch teams to ensure that orders are only progressed and released once specification is complete and signed off, deposits received, and credit terms are observed. This ensures that financial risk is kept to a minimum Monitor progress of schedule on daily basis, resolve issues and non-conformance and put in place solutions to prevent re-occurrence of production errors Essential experience: Extensive experience in production Planning and scheduling in a manufacturing environment Very knowledgeable with excel Attention to detail - schedule multiple activities linked to multiple pick-lists Previous industry work experience in pharmaceuticals or medical devices preferred but not essential Desirable experience and skills: Excellent interpersonal skills Team player Ability to work well and calm under pressure in a complex environment Benefits: Staff discounts 20 days holiday + bank holidays Pension scheme Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment
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  • Job Reference: 706062465-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Acorn Recruitment
    Acorn Recruitment
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £23,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent