Production Controller - Llantrisant

Production Controller - Production
Ref: 588 Date Posted: Thursday 11 Jul 2024

Join Our Team at Balmoral: Excellence in European Engineering

Are you ready to join a leading European engineering design and manufacturing company known for its innovative and comprehensive tank products? At Balmoral, we believe in investing in our people and facilities to deliver the best in the industry. If you are driven and looking for an exciting career opportunity, we have a role for you.

Position: Production Controller

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Production Controller to join our team at our manufacturing facility in Llantrisant.

Role Overview

As a Production Controller, you will be a vital part of our production control team. You will be responsible for production planning in designated areas, coordinating material control activities, and ensuring the accuracy of records and systems.

Key Responsibilities

  • Production Planning:
    • Deliver the production plan for the designated area on a daily, weekly, or required basis, including work orders, production records, and lookaheads.
    • Control and process production records, bulk packing, conversions, and scrap records in a timely manner.
    • Support line managers to ensure smooth and safe delivery of the production plan.
  • Material Coordination:
    • Coordinate cross-site orders and stock transfers with finance and other sites.
    • Assign routings/work centres and control planned adherence.
    • Create weekly capacity analysis for planning review with production.
    • Coordinate with the design team on BOM (Bills of Materials) and drawing release and updates.
  • Team Collaboration:
    • Work with the production control team to ensure coverage for all areas during absences.
    • Provide weekly reports on status, stock control issues, and improvement activities.

Experience & Skills We are looking for a candidate with:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing factory environment.
  • At least 3 years of planning or production control experience.
  • A solid understanding of BOMs and routing structures.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel (intermediate minimum, advanced preferred) and MS Word.
  • Experience with MS Great Plains is desirable but not essential.

Benefits Joining Balmoral means becoming part of a rapidly growing and exciting company. We offer:

  • Ongoing training and development.
  • Increasing annual leave entitlement with length of service.
  • Access to discounts and benefits schemes.
  • Secure, free car parking.
  • Company EAP (Employee Assistance Program) scheme.
  • Profit-based bonus scheme.

Why Balmoral? You will play a key role in enhancing our company's image in the marketplace by upholding our core values of RATER:

  • Responsiveness: Willingness to help the customer.
  • Authority: Knowledge and expertise providing comfort and security to customers.
  • Tangibles: Professional appearance of employees, contractors, vehicles, equipment, packaging, and behaviour.
  • Empathy: Understanding of customer needs and problems.
  • Reliability: Keeping company promises on dates, prices, and workmanship.

If you are ready to make a difference and contribute to our mission of excellence, apply now to become part of the Balmoral family.