Production Planning Engineer

  • Midland Steel
  • Mountmellick, County Laois, Ireland
  • 18/09/2023
Full time Automation Manufacturing Production

Job Description

Role Overview

To lead and enhance the lifecycle of production planning. Ensure ongoing and successful adoption of
automation initiatives. Demonstrate efficiencies through accurate reporting, and strive for continuous
improvements through thorough analysis of the production lifecycle


  • Lead and operate the centralised production planning process
  • Develop Production Schedules
  • Monitor Production processes
  • Analyse production lifecycle and identify opportunities for automation
  • Implement approved automation initiatives
  • Develop and maintain production performance dashboard
  • Maintain Asset lifecycle and maintenance registers
  • Support Mech/Elec Technicians in troubleshooting in the event of problems
  • Conduct risk assessments of the production cycle, equipment, and processes in cooperation with HSEQ and other stakeholders

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree in Production / Process Engineering

Minimum Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in a similar position in a manufacturing environment

Job-Specific Skills:

  • Production planning
  • Production process optimisation
  • Robotic manufacturing processes