Job Type
Full-Time Regular
United Kingdom

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace, Llay Wrexham has an exciting opportunity for a Production Control Scheduler.

  • Full Time Permanent Contract
  • 39 hours per week.
  • Job location: Llay, Wrexham, LL12 0PB.
  • Unionised site – works in partnership with Unite the Union.

A challenging role for a talented, analytical Production Scheduler in an established international aerospace manufacturing organisation. This role is required to review MRP requirements against available resource and capacity within operations and provide an efficient launch plan that supports On Time Delivery to stock.

Perks and Benefits

  • A company culture that promotes work life balance
  • Access to mental health support
  • Business performance related bonus
  • Career development opportunities
  • Commitment to continued learning and development
  • Perkbox - includes monthly treats and discounts from selected restaurants, cinemas, shops etc
  • Long Service Awards
  • Enhanced Holiday Entitlement based on length of service
  • Free parking

Essential Responsibilities

  • Schedule work flow through structures machining work centres in line with MPS requirements.
  • Convert and release works orders on SAP in line with MPS requirements and exceptions.
  • Key focal link between product group controllers and logistics for launching of parts into operations.
  • Maximising capacity through work centres using batch sizing and efficiency measures.
  • Challenge Production output against agreed doable manufacturing plan.
  • Provide root cause and understanding against start on time failures.
  • Ensure all Production issues/constraints are escalated in the right manner/timescale.
  • Ensure DAWC (Days at work Centre) targets are maintained and not exceeded at machine cells.
  • Action and maintain production order reschedule messages in a timely manner.
  • Support Production Control Centre in achieving highest internal audit (MOS) score.
  • Ensure adherence to Magellan processes and procedures.
  • Maintain MOS compliance in all areas.

Position Requirements


  • Good GCSE Standard grade C and above


  • Operational experience within a manufacturing environment.
  • Hands on experience within an MRP / ERP environment.

Key Competencies:

  • MRP / ERP understanding,
  • Advanced Excel, Logical, Analytical, Effective communication

Other skills/Abilities


  • Advanced Excel


  • Organised, Logical, analytical with a keen key for data

Personal Attributes:

  • Good communicator, Team player, Results orientated,

About us:

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, defence and space agencies worldwide. The organization officially adopted the name “Magellan Aerospace Corporation” in 1996; deriving it from the intrepid explorer Ferdinand Magellan. His global exploits at the turn of the 15th century established a number of firsts, so the company’s vision has been to carry this same legacy into the future of the aerospace industry.

At Magellan, we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value. Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual, and every individual is fundamental to the success of our business, so we invest in our employees and provide excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

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