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Production Planner - Galway


Production Planner – Galway City

Reporting to the Group Production Lead, the role of the Production Planner is to co-ordinate and control the generation and issuance of Production Schedules for all company products. 


  • To download new Purchase Orders received on to the Scheduling System.
  • To review, generate, and issue, weekly production schedules for all production processes to Production Team Leaders using the company’s Scheduling System.
  • To review, generate, and issue, Weekly Production Schedules for Non-Commercial Product based on approved Engineering build requirements
  • To liaise with Production Team Leaders to monitor daily production schedules against the -generated weekly schedules.
  • To update and maintain the Master production Schedule.
  • To verify the accuracy of the generated Weekly Product Shipping File.
  • To circulate the generated Weekly Product Shipping File.
  • To report on weekly performance against schedule and where possible have disparities resolved.
  • To prepare and present the monthly commercial data.. 
  • To liaise with team regarding model size prioritization and report LRT issues and product supply issues/constraints.
  • To participate in continuous improvement activities to improve the scheduling/product supply process


  • 3-4 years’ experience in a similar role, (preferably within a regulated manufacturing environment) would be an advantage.
  • Significant experience using MRP / ERP systems, especially Advance Planning Systems and forecasting tools.
  • APICS certification (CPIM or CSCP) is an advantage but not essential.
  • Lean/Continuous Improvement Qualifications would be an advantage

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Noeleen Stewart.

091 706712