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Production Planning Assistant

Type:
Casual/vacation
Date:
December 14th, 2017
Salary:
N/A
Location:
Perth, WA
Contact:
taj@surepeople.net.au
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  • MUST BE ABLE TO START IMMEDIATELY
  • ONGOING CASUAL CONTRACT (For the right candidate)
  • COMPETITIVE RATE OF PAY

The purpose of this role is to implement production scheduling and capacity planning based on firm sales orders and sales forecasts, in both new and refurb equipment production lines, with the objective of maximising resource utilisation and minimising planned downtime. This role also conducts monitoring and reporting of production line performance against established KPIs.

Main Accountabilities
  • Maintain an updated production schedule and capacity plan for both new and refurb equipment production lines
  • Coordinate with internal customers to align demand and manufacturing capacity
  • Act as Key User for SAP Production Planning, as necessary

Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge & Experience
  • 3 years experience in production scheduling and capacity planning
  • Good understanding and experience in applying LEAN techniques (i.e., JIT, Takt Time, 5S, SMED/QCO, Gemba, Standard Work & Line Balancing)
  • Trade qualifications in related field an advantage
  • Competent in using MS Excel (including Formulas and Charts)
  • Competent in using SAP planning module including good understanding of integration points of SAP PP with other modules including MM and IM
  • Knowledgeable in Basic Statistics
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Strong Mechanical Aptitude


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