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Production Scheduler * 2

Permanent  for 2 Sisters (Carlisle) in Carlisle

Working Hours: 6.00 - 18:00Days Of Work: Sunday to Saturday 4on X 4off (Average 42 Hours)Role DefinitionTo assemble and update the Production Schedule on a weekly basis, with daily cross departmental interfacing with Planning, Production, Engineering, Technical and Logistics. Put forward a Production Schedule to the S&OP meeting. Ensure adherence to defined targets and parameters, e.g. adherence to schedule, freeze plans, labour and raw material variances. Minimises extras and OOC, and maximises customer service measures via effective production scheduling.

The job is a pivotal role within the Supply Chain Team and forms the vital link primarily between production and planning. 


Produce current week and the following week’s production scheduleTo plan freezer Plan for next 4 weeks to fit in with line schedule, Christmas Plan and Capacity UtilisationDevelop week on week line schedules with Production Mangers in preparation for S&OP meetingUpdate Production schedule template EW1 & EW2 with products, weights, UPC, UPT, etc.Update all links to OEE and weekend plansTo advise / recommend extra labour and resources to production ManagersTo work with Production Managers to reduce Labour and increase Labour recoveries.Capacity and Project Look ahead-3 months of Line schedule forward planning for LabourAttend L3, S&OP, labour, L2 (EW1 & EW2) meetingsUpdate weekend meeting slide show each Friday going into weekend manufacture (Storyboard Format).Maintain and improve the interfaces between Planning and Operations by way of daily/weekly meetings to ensure that the medium to longer term challenges are realised and understood and what impact this has on the production area and site.Constant communication with Dock and Riverbank in terms of e.g. Pack 2, In/Out of Freeze, changes in production schedules.Ensure best utilisation of Production Line in terms of run rate, sequencing, labour and resources.

APPLICATIONS:Please return a completed internal application to our Human Resources Department.

Benefits: Contributory Pension Scheme, Life Assurance

Job added on 21-11-2014