Production Planner

Inishowen Engineering

Closing Date: 27/08/2021
Full Time

Inishowen Engineering

Inishowen Engineering require the following vacancy to be filled.

Production Planner

The role and responsibilities will involve some of the following :

  • Analyse capacity/workloads for each dept and schedule work appropriately
  • Devise a work schedule based upon customer orders and prioritise work as per schedule
  • Monitor and control ordering process and communicate to customers via ASN’s or similar platforms
  • Monitor inventory of raw material to ensure adequate stocking levels are maintained and develop Kanbans to meet production schedules based upon customer forecasts
  • Adopt best lean principles in order to develop and implement JIT and OTD systems


The person must have experience of performing this role in a manufacturing type role for a minimum of 5 years. Must have training in Lean or equivalent best practices for business improvement.

The successful candidate will be reporting to the Production Manager

Please email CV to

Stating Production Planner in the subject line

Closing date for application is the Friday the 27th of August 2021

Inishowen Development Partnership is a community led local development company that has successfully delivered rural development and social inclusion programmes and initiatives in Donegal since 1996 on behalf of the European Union and the Irish Government through the National Development Plan.