Our major Defence and Aerospace client based in Stevenage are currently looking for a Production Controller to join their team on what would initially a 6 month contract basis.
This role is for a Production Control operative working on the SAP MRP system to support the AIT Structures Key Product Owner. Responsible for the control of business unit/customer orders. This is achieved by efficient management and expedition of procured and manufactured items, as well as solely controlling the flow of work required to meet the delivery of a product to cost and schedule.
Must show knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques, materials management and comprehensive knowledge of using a stock management tool. Strong in progression of chasing activities, liaising internal and external customers, working within a production control team
Three years' experience using an MRP/ERP tool (preferably SAP).
Knowledge of how to interpret information from Primavera.
Able to work in volatile/high pressure environments to resolve material supply problems.
Able to prioritise workload effectively.
Experience with Bills of Materials (BoM) management.
Confident to communicate clearly over all interfaces.
Can work on own initiative.
Three years' experience of working in a manufacturing environment within the Aerospace or Defence industries.
The candidate will need to be educated to at least A-Level standard and be computer literate (competent with the MS Windows, Office environments) with good communication skills - a quick learner, flexible & adaptable and an 'eye for detail' are all key qualities
This is a 6 month contract initially, working on a full time basis. Mon-Friday. The pay rate is £19 per hour LTD.