South East - Stevenage
makes the freedom of flight possible by designing, manufacturing and supporting the world’s best aircraft. Its people around the globe are united by a passion for aviation, as well as their desire to create better, more efficient ways for airlines and passengers to fly.
Working within the Assembly, Integration & Test (AIT) group, the Production Scheduler will support the team with the collation and processing of data for schedule updates (into and out of AIT). The candidate will assist with creating production schedules for every project undertaken in AIT facilities, and illustrating the status and risks of those activities, as well as the resource constraints.
1)Input into and maintain Production Schedules, with the assistance of the Production Control Manager
2)Maintain the ‘live’ status of products in the AIT production flows with assistance of area team leaders and area managers
3)Contribute to the data collection and assist with the weekly capacity reviews
4)Assist with the monitoring of drawing release activity and adherence to production schedules
5)Continuous self development of the production scheduling tool and AIT processes, whilst networking with personnel throughout the AIT and Stevenage organisations
Job/Technical Knowledge: Must show knowledge of good logical planning characteristics and have an understanding of Gantt charts and their application.
Able to prioritise workload effectively
Confident to communicate clearly to all interfaces.
Be flexible, adaptable, able to apply a logical approach to problems and have an ‘eye for detail’
Manufacturing systems degree or other relevant qualification
Experience of using scheduling tools such as Primavera and/or Microsoft Project
Able to read and understand Bill of Materials (BoM’s)