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Planne/ Team Leader

PlannHit01- Hitchin
Industrial & Manufacturing
£28,000 to £30,000 Per Annum
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For more information about this job please contact:

Claire Kitchener

Are you a motivational leader with excellent knowledge of the manufacturing industry? Do you consider yourself team oriented and target driven? If so, we may have the perfect opportunity for you…

Osborne Appointments are currently recruiting for a permanent Planner/ Team Leader for our client based in Hitchin. This company is in a league of their own! They have gained a strong and respectable reputation due to the success of their business.

Hours: Full Time (37.5 hours per week)

The ideal candidate must be flexible based on business needs

Monday – Friday: (8:30am – 5pm) or (7am – 4:30pm)

Salary: £28 - £30K


  • Internal promotions offered
  • Free on-site parking
  • Friendly and social working environment


  • Managing and planning production schedules
  • Monitoring performance of staff based on the targets set
  • Assisting with training of both new starters and existing staff in a positive and confident manner
  • Implementing health and safety procedures
  • Spot checking the factory to ensure the health and safety procedures are being adhered to
  • Liaising internally with the sales department to ensure orders are fulfilled within expected lead times
  • Absence and Disciplinary management
  • Updating the MRP system with stock figures where required

Person Spec:

  •        The ideal candidate will be team-oriented and have a desire to succeed
  •        Must have strong written and spoken English Language skills
  •        Have previous experience managing a team
  •       Work experience  in a production or a manufacturing environment is desirable
  •       Must be positive and flexible
  •      System focused – Experience on an MRP computer-based system is desired but not essential

We look forward to receiving your application. If you wish to find out more please contact  Charlotte on 01707 377 088!

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy, which is being advertised by Osborne Appointments, who are acting as an employment agency / business. Your application will be considered in competition with others and we will contact you within 3 working days. (Should you wish to speak to one of our team, please contact the Welwyn Garden City Office)

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