The Siemens Power Generation Services Division
offers a broad spectrum of innovative products and services, to enable our
customers within the utility, oil & gas, and industrial processing
industries to achieve high reliability and optimal performance of their
rotating power equipment.
In addition to our conventional services we offer Digital Services that enable customers to create new business models and manage their risk, improve their performance and ultimately increase their profitability.
External Job Title: Production Planner
About the role
Performs the short-term and mid-term production plans, with respect to material, personnel and machinery equipment, for plant(s) or production(s) assigned.
Regularly analyses order plans, critical timelines from sales operation and double-checks respective resources, and available stocks of materials, parts and components
Executes load balancing calculations, and cooperates with other plants for respectively optimized plans.
Contributes to the design and planning of monthly or weekly production program.
Calculates and deploys short-term and mid-term production plans for assigned production resources.
Interacts with sales administration, logistics and vendors, and calculates optimized delivery sequences, to maximize machine utilization.
Calculates material flow, set-up times, repair and maintenance schedules and machine utilization.
Files and maintains planning documentation in IT systems.
Communicates to manufacturing management and staff.
Ensures that production plans are properly installed and executed.
What do I need to qualify?
Minimum Grade 12 or Equivalent Tertiary qualification
Must have a BSc/BTech in Mechanical Engineering
5-10 years relevant work experience within heavy engineering in a Job-shop environment
Exposure to CNC, conventional lathes machines and milling machines is essential
Exposure to Turbines, compressors, manufacturing and refurbishment is essential
Must have a proven track record of driving efficiency and full utilization of machinery and personnel
Both advanced practical and theoretical understanding and some significant advanced vocational experience is required to oversee and manage the diverse and relatively complex tasks with in the manufacturing environment
Job ID: 116271
Organization: Gas and Power
Company: Siemens Proprietary Limited
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Job Type: Full-time