Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology

Production Planner

  • Contract
  • Dunboyne, County Meath, Ireland
  • 42016342

Job Purpose


The Production Scheduler role will involve supporting the site value stream. The Production Scheduler is responsible for creating and maintaining the finite schedule, allocating materials to batches and other manufacturing activities, and value stream capacity planning.


Key Accountabilities


  • Creation of the production finite schedule in RTMS by coordinating with the relevant stakeholders, schedulers and planners across the site
  • Governance of the site finite schedule and tracking of the relevant schedule KPIs to drive continuous improvement
  • Material allocation of direct materials to support the finite schedule
  • Work with the Planning and Scheduling Lead, planners and schedulers across the site to ensure success of finite schedule
  • Work with end-to-end functions, including manufacturing, process engineering, and warehouse, to enable continuous improvement of the underlining capacity assumptions
  • Coaching and mentoring of Production Scheduler


Educational and Experience Requirements

  • Degree qualified in a related subject
  • Enterprise mindset to ensure the right priorities are set for the site
  • Strong project management skills to support schedule delivery
  • Good stakeholder management skills to manage both internal and external stakeholders that support the site
  • Good influencing / collaboration skills and teamwork mindset
  • Excellent trouble shooting and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to challenge the status quo with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Effective communicator
  • Promoting a culture where diversity and inclusion is supported


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***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***