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Manufacturing Controller

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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £22.50 - £23.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Oliver Wakefield

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    13 June 2024

  • Start date:


Job Title: Manufacturing Controller
Location: Stevenage (Onsite)
Contract Duration: 12 Months
Hourly Rate: £23.50 (Inside IR35)

Our client is a cutting-edge leader in Defence technology, pioneering innovations that redefine defense capabilities and ensure global security. They are seeking a meticulous and proactive Manufacturing Controller to join their team in Stevenage. In this role, you will be responsible for the efficient management of stores and inventory within a manufacturing environment. If you thrive in a dynamic setting and possess the necessary skills, we invite you to apply.


  • Manage stock control and storekeeping, including shelf life control.
  • Load, control, and monitor work packages in accordance with planned lead and cycle times to meet manufacturing programs and delivery schedules.
  • Perform packing duties, utilizing hand tools, and oversee the receiving and issuing of tooling.
  • Update computer records accurately.
  • Engage in kitting activities.
  • Assist in loading and unloading Lorries.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Previous experience in a stores environment or manufacturing control.
  • Ability to follow instructions diligently.
  • Flexibility to work varied shift patterns.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Capacity to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated initiative and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency in manual handling, lifting & slinging, including overhead cranes, with appropriate training (ESD training preferred).

Desirable Skills:

  • Proficiency in PC skills, particularly EXCEL.
  • Forklift truck licence.
  • Familiarity with Kanban and 2-bin systems.
  • Experience with Enterprise Planning Systems (e.g., SAP).

If you possess the necessary skills and are eager to contribute to their team, we encourage you to apply.

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