Production Controller

Ref No. BHN528393
Salary £35 - £40/annum
Location Croydon, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Open


Production controller required for a permanent position in Croydon ASAP, £35k - £40k per annum

Resourcing Solutions


Production Controller

The Job

RSL are recruiting for a production controller to start in Croydon on a permanent position.

Core responsibilities:

  • Planning of workshop activity, including overhauls and repair. Identify risks to meeting planned delivery dates and work with sales, workshop and supply chain to mitigate risk.
  • Communicating to sales the completion dates for workshop activity on a regular basis as jobs progress through the day.
  • Day to day liaison and problem solving with workshop on production issues.
  • Raise production/service orders for the workshop either to a project schedule or adhoc as units arrive from customers, then plan in these orders to be worked on.
  • Schedule components to arrive on time to meet customer order requirements in association with purchasing.
  • Run shortage reports for the jobs to make sure parts are available on time.
  • Liaison with sales on customer priorities and ensure systems are kept updated to reflect latest customer schedules.
  • Sub contract buying and coordination of sub contract activities directly with suppliers.
  • Process completed shop floor paperwork ensuring all labour and parts bookings are accurate.
  • Arranging transportation for incoming/outgoing product as required.
  • Deputises for the Production Manager in their absence
  • Developing strategies to make production lines more efficient.
  • Full participation in Production Meetings, including reporting job progress at production meetings and risks to completion duties.
  • Other duties as assigned from time to time.

Professional Experience & Education

  • Degree or Engineering background is essential, good understanding of mechanical engineering processes or alternatively significant engineering experience in a previous role is required.
  • Production control / planning experience is essential

Specific skills & Knowledge (Ex: Language, IT skills)

  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills required
  • Experience of an ERP systems essential
  • Navision ERP system desirable (but not essential as training will be given)
  • Ability to work accurately under pressure and to tight deadlines

Package Details:-

  • £35k - £40k (dependant on experience)
  • 36.5 Working week
  • 20 days holiday (pro rata)
  • Annual Bonus (pro rata on year of joining)
  • Life Assurance 3 x salary
  • Pensions 3% EE and 6% ER
  • Salary/Bonus Sacrifice
  • Private Health Care
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Other Benefits

If you're interested in this production controller job then please apply here with Olivia at Resourcing Solutions.

Olivia Holley
manages this role


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