Planning & Scheduling Assistant

  • Alfreton DE55, UK
  • Full-time

Company Description

Chromalloy is a global supplier of advanced repairs and services for gas turbines used in aviation and land-based applications and repairs.  The company refurbishes and manufactures engine components and designs and manufactures FAA-approved replacement parts for aircraft engines that are certified to meet or exceed the performance, reliability and durability specifications of original equipment manufacturer parts.  In support of land-based vehicles, Chromalloy employs identical engineering disciplines used to produce its FAA-certified parts.  Chromalloy serves commercial, military and industrial turbine engine operators worldwide. 

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Planning & Scheduling Assistant this will be to join our Engineering team at Chromalloy UK in Alfreton, Derbyshire.


JOB TITLE:                       Planning and Scheduling Assistant                    

DEPARTMENT:                Operations


RESPONSIBLE TO:          Planning Manager



To assist the Head of Planning and the Production Planning Department to create and implement detailed production plans to the various Production cells within Chromalloy United Kingdom Ltd.




  • To create detailed schedules for the various Chromalloy Production cells.
  • To ensure customer delivery dates are met within the required time scale agreed with the Sales & Marketing Department.
  • To assist the master Scheduler and the production departments to improve on-time delivery performance.
  • To create and report using various improvement tools and techniques to help reduce the Company orders in areas.
  • To maintain current improved delivery on Chromalloy products and improve reporting.
  • To assist in creating Capacity Planning reports for Chromalloy products to help reinforce continuous improvements.
  • To ensure the daily broadcasting of progress of production orders and the corrective actions taken in recovering arrears and unscheduled stoppages, etc.
  • To understand and work to Company guidelines and observe all Company policies.
  • To understand and conform to all Quality requirements within Chromalloy United Kingdom Ltd.
  • To understand and conform to all Health & Safety requirements within Chromalloy United Kingdom Ltd, ensuring personal safety and the safety of others.
  • Any other duties that may be required by the Company


Essential Characteristics:

  • Must be able to work as part of a team
  • Must have a good understanding of English and be PC literate
  • Have good communication skills and the ability to meet deadlines that deliver Customer requirements
  • A self-motivated approach and a proactive attitude

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.