Production Planner | Corrugated Packaging | West Midlands

West Midlands

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Mercury Search and Selection
£30k - £40k; Successful corrugated company; Going from strength to strength; Career support; Great s
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Full Time
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About the job

Do you know how to schedule the optimum production of corrugated packaging, identifying what machines need to be run and what jobs need prioritising?


Take on a pivotal role in planning and managing production schedules for high-volume machinery in a fast-paced environment. The ability to adapt to changing priorities and maintain efficiency is crucial. In return join a supportive team and a market leading salary and benefits package.


Production Planner | Corrugated Packaging | West Midlands | £30k - £40k


A trailblazer company in the corrugated packaging industry, known for their innovative approach and cutting-edge technology in box design and production. From our expansive facilities in the heart of the UK's manufacturing landscape, they catering to a diverse range of sectors including Food and Beverage, Automotive, Health and Beauty, Furniture and Chemical. Celebrated for their rapid growth they are celebrated as one of the largest independently owned single-site cardboard box manufacturer in the Midlands.


As Production Planner you will be responsible for:

  • Developing and managing detailed production schedules for corrugated packaging to meet customer demanding and maximize machine efficiency
  • Monitoring production processes and adjust schedules as needed
  • Collaborating with various departments to ensure timely delivery of products
  • Implementing and overseeing inventory and supply chain strategies to prevent shortages and excesses
  • Reporting to the Operations Director


Key attributes required:

  • Proven experience as a Production Planner or similar role, within the packaging industry
  • Experience of working with corrugated packaging machinery desirable
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication abilities, with proficiency in managing multiple tasks
  • Familiarity with production scheduling and inventory management systems


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