MPS Planner

Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions for almost every industry on the planet. And we are where we are because our talents brought us here. By specializing in the polymer engineering that makes innovation and application possible, Trelleborg works closely with leading industry brands to accelerate their performance, drive their business forward—and along the way, shape the industry and progress that will benefit humankind in the exciting years ahead. Our people are Shaping Industry from the Inside. Why don´t you join us? 


GBR - Bridgwater


Sista ansökningsdag 2024-07-22 Plats: GBR - Bridgwater

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions (TSS) is looking for a MPS Planner responsible for assisting with planning and prioritising operations, ensuring that goods are produced on time for distribution and in a profitable manner.

Who we are

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions is a leading global supplier of polymer-based critical sealing solutions and components for general industry, automotive, and aerospace. We are one of three Business Areas within the Trelleborg Group and have about 6,000 employees worldwide.

About the Job

An excellent MPS Planner is well-versed in production procedures and ways to optimise them. They are organised, results-driven, and have excellent problem-solving skills.

You will collaborate with the Senior MPS planner to provide regular updates concerning any foreseen order delays to our external TSS colleagues, assist in assessing capacity constraints posed by incoming demand, aid production in evaluating order patterns and highlighting possible areas of concern, help production in its efforts to remove bottlenecks, arrears and provide manufacturing documentation.

Other tasks and responsibilities for the role include:

  • Releasing rapid/expedited production orders manually and adjusting volumes outside the automated ERP process.
  • Monitor production progress, highlighting and addressing delays, then prioritising as needed.
  • Planning and levelling capacity, prioritising operations for efficient performance.
  • Working with production to determine workforce, equipment, and raw material needs.
  • Continuously seek and implement opportunities for process improvements.
  • Addressing issues promptly to minimise disruptions.
  • Coordinating production workflows for one or multiple products.
  • Running the ERP system to generate daily manufacturing orders.
  • Collating manufacturing orders, including assembling document packs for production cells (e.g., printing drawings, inspection plans, and data sheets).
  • Handling administrative emails.
  • Identifying issues in document packs before release.
  • Sending order chases to advise of delays.
  • Performing general data entry and administrative tasks.
  • Collecting output information (e.g., finished product count, defect percentages).
  • Prepare and submit status and performance reports.
  • Collaborating with quality control and warehouse staff

The ideal candidate

  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Able to build Material and product knowledge.
  • Able to operate in an engineering environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required to represent the Group appropriately.
  • Ability to handle sophisticated planning with many constraints and many stakeholders.
  • Able to operate with a high degree of autonomy and initiative
  • Outstanding organisational, time-management, communication, and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to thrive under pressure and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Highly self-motivated
  • Proven experience in planning or scheduling within a manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent knowledge of production planning
  • Strong analytical skills with proficiency in data analysis
  • Working SAP knowledge and interrogating SAP for crucial information and reporting.
  • Proficient Microsoft Office skills, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Power BI
  • Ability to understand technical drawings.

What do we offer?

At Trelleborg, all employees have the chance to accelerate customer performance with environmentally positive solutions, grow and improve themselves and the communities they serve, and enjoy a career path passionate about growth.

Trelleborg is an equal-opportunity employer! We celebrate diversity and are committed to crafting an inclusive environment for all employees. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, perform crucial job functions, and receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Application Process

The closing date for applications is 22/07/2024

Don’t delay, apply today!

At Trelleborg, our people are #shapingindustryfromtheinside




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