Merthyr Tydfil (Merthyr Tudful)
05 Mar 2018
02 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Production Planner (Training provided)

Location: St Merryn Foods, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales

Salary: Competitive Shifts: (Early starts)

Days: rotating (Mon to Fri / Tue to Sat)

Do you have the four ingredients of success?

Make things happen with agility and pace

Seek out and thrive on a challenge

The desire to lead in the food industry

Entrepreneurial spirit

About the role:

An exciting opportunity has arisen, a rare opportunity that unlike most will provide you with full training and put you on course for a long term career within our site at Merthyr Tydfil.

You will however need to bring with you the core skills and experiences of attention to detail IT literacy (including previous regular use of excel), self-motivated, hardworking and above all the right positive attitude.

In return for your ability to focus on the detail and your tireless efforts, we will train you in areas such as labour planning, production and raw materials planning, order entry, efficiencies and our broad product range.

You will learn the how each of our tasty products is produced using which equipment to allow you to efficiently plan our production schedule, considering things such as machinery change over times, labour use and materials availability.

You will forecast future requirements and ensure raw materials are readily available, working closely with different departments to ensure stock levels are managed in a cost effect manner.

Now as we're providing full training and going to give you all the key tools to be successful, we're looking for nothing less than real ambition, a desire to succeed and someone hardworking.

About You:

You will be a logical thinker with basic IT skills, previously used Microsoft Excel / Word and bring with you a dedicated and strong work ethic. You will be looking for a long term role, we're not interested in stop gaps.

Key skills / Experience

  • Basic keyboard skills.
  • Literate & Numerate.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Willing to learn.
  • Team player

St Merryn Foods prides itself on providing a professional, competitive and friendly service to the farming businesses which supply it with quality livestock.

At the same time, the business works closely with its retail customers, to ensure that millions of consumers across the UK are able to enjoy high quality beef and lamb.

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