Production Controller

JOB TITLE: Production Controller

REPORTING TO: Production Control Team Leader

LOCATION: Peterborough


  • To process requisitions for manufactured and bought out parts for Capital Projects, Spares orders and Customer Service contracts.
  • To process Case Entries/DMRs through the business – as and when required.
  • To process MRP suggestions for manufactured parts.
  • To provide support and production planning information to internal customers.
  • To carry out system housekeeping tasks to maintain data accuracy.

THE JOB (Main Duties):

  • To load Drawing Office Release lists into the Epicor business system and schedule accordingly.
  • To liaise with Manufacturing, Drawing Office and Purchasing in the processing of Case Entries and Defective Material Requirements.
  • To update the Master Schedule system.
  • To process stock requirements generated via MRP.
  • To process Spares, Customer Service contracts and Capital Project requirements.
  • To monitor the schedule, assess load levelling and batching opportunities to aid timely manufacture.
  • To attend production scheduling meetings.
  • To prepare Job paper work, weekly load plans and work-to lists to support shop floor requirements.
  • To perform daily/weekly/monthly system housekeeping tasks.
  • To highlight to relevant areas in the business where there are any potential problems and assist in resolving the issues where possible.
  • To provide cover for the Production Control Team Leader in their absence.


  • Attention to detail and an analytical approach to work.
  • Former MRP scheduling experience preferred, but not essential.
  • Good IT skills; Excel knowledge to help in assessment/review of data.
  • Good communicator and able to work as part of a team.
  • Able to prioritise work in line with schedule requirements.
  • Willing to learn and be part of continued process improvement.


If you are interested in the above position, please apply in writing with CV and covering letter to:

HR Department,
Baker Perkins Ltd,
Manor Drive,
Paston Parkway,

email [email protected]

Baker Perkins is an Equal Opportunities Employer