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Manufacturing Engineering Graduate

Salary: £0

Location: Warwick

Job type: Contract

Category: Graduate Manufacturing

Our Client, a World recognised and respected Automotive OEM Manufacturer based in rural Warwickshire are actively seeking a Manufacturing Engineering Graduate. Job Purpose: To lead the Production Schedule creation & execution across all production facilities. Key Duties & Responsibilities: Liaise with Sales & other related Depts to ensure production plan/PTS reflects customer requirements. Create mass production build schedule. Allocate customer orders into vehicle ‘slots’ in the production schedule – ensure delivery dates are met, supply lead times respected, production constraints are not broken and level demand where possible. Manage forecast schedule in the systems in line with Sales requirements. Ensure planning systems are accurately maintained. Manage the sales order amendment process – to ensure changes do not impact on production or existing supplier deliveries. Manage model year run out and run in planning. Liaise with Launch Team for the scheduling of Product Development cars within Production schedule. Ensure successful production schedule completion & control. Drive Production to focus on “Build to Sequence” Manage all related production control data to maintain smooth flow & promote continuous improvement. Ensure the correct cars are PTS to support Sales targets and car shipping. Ensure Working Capital / work in progress is optimised across all manufacturing facilities. Lead communication sessions with relevant areas of the business (Supply chain / Production / Launch) in relation to factory planning & constraints management. Create and manage key metric dashboards for use by the business to manage throughput targets and constraints tracking. Lead improvement activities and drive to improve KPI’s. Reflect learnings to New Model scheduling to improve Launch activity. Support / lead any other related tasks to maintain or improve production scheduling & execution.Qualification & Experience: Experience in vehicle or production planning, ideally in the automotive industry (production). An awareness of Production System / Lean Manufacturing would be an advantage. Ability to communicate with tact and diplomacy, together with the ability to work accurately and efficiently, taking resourceful action during periods of considerable pressure. Computer Literate with good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel essential. The ability to create & use business intelligence tools such as Power BI / SSRS / Domo / Birst including writing SQL queries would be preferable. Degree or Higher diploma qualified or equivalent preferable. Full clean driving licenceKey Performance Indicators Sales order demand and amendments tracking Schedule demand stability (Build to sequence / build on time) Constraints and level schedule trackingIf you’re looking for a new opportunity and have the skills set which the client is looking for, apply with your current and up to date CV today and a member of the Millbank team will be in touch. Millbank are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. Millbank operates as an Employment Agency and Business

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