• Full Time
  • Leicester

£30,000 to £35,000 a year

We are recruiting a Production Controller to work closely with our client’s Project Management team in Leicester. You will be maintaining the Group Production Planner, controlling the workflow through the shopfloor and coordinating the material to support production.

  • Managing all material planning through our system
  • Issuing and releasing jobs for both machining prep and manufacturing
  • Lead initiatives to create and effectively utilise planning strategies to drive the production scheduling requirements
  • Prepare, maintain, monitor and measure production and prep capacity against KPIs
  • Ensure timely feedback on any issues
  • Ensure production output goals and customer deadlines are met
  • Production Planning: 1 year (Required)
  • Experience in production planning processes – ideally gained in a steel fabrication setting or working within a manufacturing environment
  • The ability to accurately update and maintain management information systems – ideally experience in using StruMIS is preferred
  • Confident in using Excel spreadsheets
  • Ability to learn and use new IT systems
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to prioritise/schedule workloads
  • Read and understand Engineer’s Technical Drawings
  • Understanding of supply chains and associated lead times
  • Able to reliably commute to our Loughborough HQ

Working hours are: Monday to Thursday 7.45 am to 16.45 pm and Friday 7.45 am to 2.15 pm.

  • 33 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Life Insurance
  • On-Site Parking
  • Sick Pay

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £30,000.00-£35,000.00 per year


  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Leicester: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Production Planning: 1 year (required)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Reference ID: PP/AL/22

If you are the Production Controller we are looking for in Leicester, then call us at 01858 791333. Alternatively, click the Apply button below.

About Us

Zoop Recruitment are an independent Catering & Hospitality Recruitment Specialist based in the East Midlands, and we pride ourselves into providing the highest quality of staff. If this job role doesn’t quite suit your requirements, please get in touch to see what other opportunities we have available or visit our website:


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