Engineering Planner

Location
Warwickshire
Salary
£28-35,000pa
Posted
19 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Ref
TH/EP
Function
Engineering, Planning
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent

We are currently looking for an experienced Engineering Planner to join a well established FMCG business in the heart of the Midlands. 

Purpose of Job 
• The role will be organise, plan and prepare detail individual engineering tasks, in order that they can be executed by others in a safe, efficient and timely manner 
• You will also be responsible for monitoring, analysing and improving the effectiveness of completed engineering tasks in terms of time / cost, plant performance, compliance to plans and data integrity 
• To determine and provide the correct maintenance strategy for the site equipment utilising preventative and proactive maintenance against reliability and cost objectives. 
• Produces regular maintenance plans for the shift engineers, including review and development of planned maintenance tasks. 
• Attends Daily and Weekly Production/Planning Meetings to ensure all issues are captured and that corrective actions are in place. 
• Provides the broader engineering team with detailed compliance reports including analysis of cost and performance. 
• Produces work backlog analysis and make suggestions for effective management. 
• Utilises CI/Lean manufacturing tools and techniques to improve plant and departmental performance 

Knowledge & Experience Required 
• Strong engineering background essential - probably through apprenticeship and day release training to HND level or equivalent 
• Experience within a FMCG / food manufacturing company / Tier 1 automotive supplier would be desirable 
• Have excellent analytical, planning & organising skills. 
• High degree of computer literacy 
• Demonstrates strong analytical and planning skills. 
• Demonstrable decision making skills 
• Must have good communication skills. 
• Condition monitoring and preventative maintenance techniques are desirable. 
• Awareness and understanding of key legislative and safety requirements within engineering field 
• Experienced in the use and application of CI/Lean tools and techniques. 
• Engineering Planning