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Engineering Project Scheduler


Job Description:

Engineering Project Scheduler


£45-50k + Company Pension, 25 Days Holiday + Stats


The Company

Our client has a rich trading history supplying automation solutions for customers in the automotive, nuclear and FMCG markets. They turnover £30 million, employ 150 staff and have decades of experience in providing bespoke automation for their customers. The systems that the business provide consist of robotics, along with any ancillary equipment required for the application the system will perform.

The company have a growth plan in place which will inevitably lead to a higher quantity of projects running concurrently across the business. Owing to this, the role of Engineering Project Scheduler has been created to ensure resources and capacity across projects can be more effectively planned and distributed.


The Role

The Engineering Project Scheduler will work closely with Heads of Departments and Project Managers. Using scheduling software, you will capacity plan, allocate resources and manpower to successfully complete simultaneously running projects, advise of any potential setbacks and to provide feedback on any potential delays or impending issues.

Your role will involve:

  • Capacity planning and resource planning for projects running through the business
  • Pulling short and long term capacity and resource data of the planning system to identify resources available for projects.
  • Identifying and mitigating risks to project completion due to lack of capacity or resources.
  • Managing and scheduling resources across multiple projects running through the business.
  • Reacting to changes to projects to ensure resources are allocated effectively.
  • Producing reports and visual overviews for Project Managers to show project completion and cost to complete.
  • Communicating potential capacity or resource challenges to the Project Manager for each project


The Candidate

To be successful in your application for this Engineering Project Scheduler role you will need:

  • An Engineering qualification
  • Experience in capacity or resource planning for engineering/manufacturing related work
  • To be a strong influencer
  • Strong planning or scheduling skills


The Benefits

  • £45-50k
  • Company pension
  • 25 days holiday + stats


If you’re interested please apply online, send your CV to [email protected]

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  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    Company Pension

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector IT & Internet