JT Recruit
Date Posted
July 26th 2022
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Salary & Package
£22,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Production & Progress Planner

Excellent family-owned Electrical Switchgear Company are looking for a Production & Progress Planner to join them.

Reporting to the Project Engineer, the position is pivotal within the Company working closely with all departments; therefore, they are looking for a team player, with good communication skills.

Responsibilities include: -


  • Ordering equipment with suppliers.
  • Establish a system to track outstanding orders ensuring manufacturing deadlines are met.
  • Monitoring delivery dates to ensure that deliveries are made on time.
  • Keep in contact with suppliers as and when necessary.
  • Attend weekly production meeting and give updates on current situation of contracts with customers.
  • Work with Works Supervisor to ensure that any issues with delivery dates are quickly addressed.
  • Convey information on potential hold ups advising customers of any change in delivery dates.
  • Be a point of contact for customers for online customer access system for our equipment record database. This includes adding/deleting customer equipment, placing drawings/test certification on the system and generally keeping the information up to date.


Experience knowledge required: -


  • Computer literate, interested in engineering and working with online databases.
  • Knowledge of SAGE would be an advantage.
  • Be able to work in a team.
  • Be able to work independently, be proactive, practical and be in regular contact with suppliers to keep on top of the current delivery situation.
  • Good communication and administration skills.
  • Willing to work overtime both during the week and Saturday mornings if required.



For the correct person they are offering an initial 6 month contract with a view to going permanent.


Depending on experience and skills a salary of £22 - £25,000


Hours of work Monday to Thursday 8:30am – 17:30pm, finishing at 3pm on Fridays


If this is of interest we would love to hear from you.

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