Trainee Production Planning Controller

Engineering & Technical
Salary negotiable
Contract Type:
Full time

The Just Recruitment Group are currently recruiting for a Trainee Production Planning Controller for their client based in Braintree, Essex. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a rapidly expanding, industry leading and customer focused company with a vision of continuing to grow our reputation as world leaders in their field. 

This is a newly created role to support the Production Controller in ensuring a consistent flow of work to their state of the art CNC machinery production cells. 

We are looking for a competent person who is an excellent communicator, willing to learn with a can do attitude who they can train/mould to become a fully skilled production controller. 

This is an excellent opportunity for someone wanting to make the move into an office environment, potentially from a ‘shop floor’ position. 

Focusing On: 
Liaising with production personnel and customer services/sales departments. 
Estimating material usage and arranging sub contract identified in the production method. 
Propose/construct a route of manufacture. 
Estimate machining/manufacturing times required for each production operation. 
Produce route cards, works orders and requisitions for manufacture. 
Producing manufacturing drawings; therefore, good technical communication skills will be required. 

Fully computer literate and have experience of using Microsoft office packages, training will be provided on bespoke in house systems. 
Excellent communication skills and ability to liaise with multi discipline departments. 
Customer focused attitude. 

Experience of working within a manufacturing environment. 
Production/manufacturing and sales order scheduling (site specific training can be provided on in house systems) 

For more information on this position, please contact Just Recruitment Group Ltd at or telephone 01376 528660 quoting job reference 905528