Production Planner (Adelaide based)

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Mark Yeoman

About the company

This business has a long-standing tradition of supplying Australians with quality food products. Due to an internal movement they have the need for a Production Planner to join their Adelaide based operation.

The role

Reporting to the GM Supply Chain, your role will be to plan the short-term production schedule across multiple lines producing a variety of products with various lead times and complexities. This will include :

  • The creation of a short to medium term production plan based on current demand forecast and available SOH.
  • The generation of run sheets for production staff that minimises equipment change over and maximises DIFOT.
  • Weekly reporting of production constraints and attainment to plan for further planning purposes.
  • Review and replenishment of raw materials to meet production requirements.

Skills & Experience

  • Production planning experiencein Food or Dairy is a must
  • Experience with ERP and planning software. Netsuite being advantageous.
  • A sound understanding of production processes in the food manufacturing industry.