Planning and Control Engineer

  • Company:
    GKN Driveline Ltd
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Automobiles/Auto Component/Auto Ancillary | Manufacturing/Industrial

Skill: production , manufacturing , scheduling , control engineer , innovation , metallurgy , ideas , planning , driveline , production team leader , production planning , production process , aerospace , machinery; Exp: 5-8 years; Login to Save this vacancy Country India Work Location Pune State Not Specified Advertising End Date 25 Jun 2018 Job Type Regular About The Opportunity This role holds overall production planning responsibility for FE-IN at the phase of production introduction, in which the role will manage manufacturing orders, and take care of the shopfloor production planning process, resulting in production schedules that facilitate a smooth, undisrupted and efficient production process, while making use of the available FTE and equipment. This role is for a new GKN Fokker Elmo Plant to be set up in the Phulgaon area of Pune. GKN Fokker Elmo designs and manufactures wire harnesses for the Aerospace and defense sector. This will be a key role during the set up and further development of the plant. Substantial growth of the plant is expected in the first three years. Growth towards leadership and management positions is envisaged for key startup personnel Key Responsibilities With the support of global SCM and the FE-IN set-up project team, the Planning and Control Engineer of FE-IN takes below responsibility – To prepare necessary detailed shop floor production plan based on customer purchase orders, taking into account the availability of material, required man-hours, tooling and requested delivery dates – To generate mid-and long term planning overviews that facilitate timely availability of the necessary resources – To plan realistic lead times and the required man-hours for each product to be manufactured, taking into account the relevant efficiency and utilization figures. – To monitor production progress and where appropriate, adjust / fine-tune/ update the shopfloor plan in consultation with the Production Team Leader(s) involved (caused by technical issues, changes, material shortages, or any other disturbance on production flow) – To immediately report to the relevant functions in case the agreed readiness date cannot be met (in close consultation with Fokker Elmo Global Planning) – To provide production delivery plans to related functions such as Warehouse and Import&Export – To monitor timely availability of finished products – To generate mid-long term Personnel/ Planning overviews – To prepare clear reports for the related functions Qualification and Skills Formal Qualifications Essential – Degree or Diploma preferably in Engineering or Business Administration – 3-5 years of production planning experience, preferably in (multi site) manufacturing environment – Knowledge of production planning methods and scheduling principles – Knowledge of logistic principles and processes, including ERP system – Ability to communicate, formulate and report in a clear, understandable method Desirable A SCM background in Auto or Aerospace Industy 5 years experience would make a stronger candidate Specific Functional Competencies, Knowledge and Skills Required Essential – Ability to plan and organize accurately effectively determine goals, priorities and required actions – Co-operative attitude , flexible and active work approach able to maintain good personal relations with all parties involved. – Analytical ability approaches a situation from a broad perspective, recognises important information, and able to distinguish between primary issues and secondary issues in a logical way. – Resultoriented – With potential leadership in line with our values Desirable Below special skill or experience should be checked in interview – Training history on Supply Chain Management Travel Requirements Limited traveling, however during the set up of the facility willing to travel to China/Turkey/The Netherlands for a period of three months, with intermediate trips home About Us GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and componentsfor most of the worlds leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers.We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do.GKN operates three divisions GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries. GKN Aerospace is the worlds leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 55 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90 PERCENT 25 of the worlds aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the worlds advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft. Diversity and Inclusion As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success. A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world. GKN is an equal opportunity employer. We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.



Experience: 5-8

Function: Production / Maintenance / Service Engg. / Manufacturing / Packaging