Production Planner
2022-09-13 - 2022-10-12
Logistics, Warehouse & Freight
Gauteng, Gauteng
Monthly Cost To Company (Market related, Negotiable)
A large international engineering company based in Johannesburg requires a detail-oriented and experienced Production Planner to ensure the effective planning and scheduling of production requirements based on business demand and production targets of the company.
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Minimum Matric plus a relevant tertiary qualification in the related field.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Production Planner or related role.
  • Sound knowledge of material requirements planning.
  • Computer literacy with knowledge of MS Office is essential.
  • Previous experience using SAGE X3 or SAP.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Must have high energy and be a team player.
  • Must have strong leadership ability.
  • E-mail CVs to
The successful candidate will be responsible for:
  • Developing production schedules to ensure that production deadlines are met.
  • Determining material, equipment and resolve production issues.
  • Monitoring the production process to ensure that production orders are completed on time and within budget.
  • Evaluating purchase orders to create suitable production schedules.
  • Promptly addressing and resolving production issues to minimize delays in production.
  • Evaluating production demands and determining the manpower, equipment and raw materials required.
  • Recommending viable solutions to reduce production costs as well as improve production processes and product quality.
  • Effecting changes to production schedules to ensure that production deadlines are met.
  • Analysing and resolving component and material shortages.
  • Preparing and submitting status and production performance reports as required.
  • E-mail CVs to
Salary package is negotiable based on level of experience. Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.
For more information please contact:
Jeff Langeveldt