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Admin Assistant - Engineering

Jobs in Milton Keynes - Admin Assistant - Engineering

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  • Location:
    Milton Keynes
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  • Working Hours:
    Full Time
Job Description:

Great opportunity for an up and coming admin assistant looking to move into a production / project planner role.

Role - Admin Assistant / Production Planner
Location - Milton Keynes
Contract - Ongoing
Rate - Hourly paid.

A leading composite manufacturer based in Milton Keynes is continuing to expand and has a fantastic opportunity available for an enthusiastic hardworking person to join their team.

For the right candidate this is an exciting opportunity to become part of a well-rounded employment community, that has a keen focus on developing employees skills sets and thus we aim to help excel your career within a Planning role.

Job purpose:
" Help plan all work carried out at the composites facility, produce schedules for the workshops, and create capacity plans

Key responsibilities:
" Deal with all incoming orders, including obtaining relevant authorisation from various departments
" Planning all work within the composites department and produce three day schedules for the workshops
" Work closely with Purchasing, Engineering & Production to ensure that all schedules are up to date, achievable and that all materials and information are available
" Working very closely with the kit-Cutting department ensuring that the kit cutter has adequate notice to cut all required kits
" Ensure full utilisation of the manufacturing system including the creation and updates to BOM's and Routings
" Create and maintain a daily delivery schedule
" Give feedback and provide answers to internal customers regarding lead times, delivery dates, pricing and any other relevant issues

Candidate specification: beneficial
" Experience within a planning and/or scheduling environment
" Have extensive knowledge of MS Excel
" Will be highly motivated and a commitment to achieving the best solution
" Ideally will have previous experience in a Composite environment
" Able to use own initiative, and work well within a team
" Have a flexible approach work and hours
" Aware of good working practices related to Composite Component manufacture

If this sounds of interest, please contact or call 01908 228642 to talk further.