fabrication workshop planner in Adelaide

clayton colbert, randstad
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AU$ 80,000 - AU$ 85,000 per year

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adelaide, south australia
industrial & manufacturing
job type
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AU$ 80,000 - AU$ 85,000 per year
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clayton colbert, randstad
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job description

Take this opportunity to join an established fabrication business who is a leading supplier of special purpose equipment and components to a variety of heavy industry sectors in Adelaide.

Due to organic business growth in key industry sectors, they are currently seeking an experienced Planner. The Planner is responsible for the day to day planning and control of sales orders, optimising project efficiency and creating clear time frames and direction for the shop floor. This position reports directly to the Planning Manager and works amongst a small/medium size team in a friendly and busy environment.

Job tasks and responsibilities

  • Create BOM's
  • Create work orders from MRP system
  • Place orders for materials and chase delivery dates
  • Apply your trade knowledge to all situations
  • Deliver within time frames
  • Coordinate planning for projects

Skills and experience

  • Be mechanically minded – Trade qualified (metal trades)
  • Demonstrated Planning experience
  • Experience with complex welding and fabrication
  • Experience with complex machining and fine tolerances
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Maintain a structured and methodical approach to your work
  • Able to solve problems effectively and multi-task
  • High attention to detail and organised
  • Able to pick up new tasks quickly and efficiently
  • Self-starter that takes pride in the end result.
  • Experience in using MRP systems
  • Strong MS Office Skills

You will work in an experienced and structured team and on interesting and exciting projects predominantly covering defence, mining and the water sectors. The project pipeline is very strong backed by recent capital equipment aquisition enabling even more productive delivery to their loyal client base.

Please submit a CV by clicking APPLY and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted to discuss in depth.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Planning welding fabrication heavy engineering


Trade background - welding boilermaker machining machinist

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification