Production Planner

Corporate Overview

Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Its engineering, design and technology bring discoveries into production and maximize recovery. The company employs approximately 14,000 people in about 20 countries. Go to for more information on our business, people and values.

Aker Solutions' Manufacturing Planning Department based in Port Klang, is looking for suitable candidates to be part of our Manufacturing Planning Team. We need talented and experienced individuals who can strengthen our team and support our ambitious growth plans within the Oil and Gas market. We are looking for 2 full time Production Planners.

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Produce and maintain an integrated production plan around the key drivers of resource and capacity constraints across the relevant product streams

  • Plan the demand at detailed level and feed SAP with correct routing and realistic dates in line with available capacity, resources and materials

  • Operate and control the utilization of the MRP system to ensure supply and demand alignment for in house builds

  • Schedule and execute production order and prepare work pack for kitting and manufacturing

  • Day to day communication and alignment with the Manufacturing Team of the relevant work centres to secure adherence to the plan

  • To review and advise delivery dates for new and current orders after interfacing with relevant stakeholders

  • Perform look ahead evaluations and flag delays and shortages to Manufacturing/Project/Procurement

  • Report potential major capacity constraints requiring management decision

  • Coordinate engineering change notifications (OCM/YA) for in house builds as per SAP work flow

  • Provide continual improvement of the production planning and reporting processes

Qualifications and Personal Qualities:

  • Candidate must possess at least a Diploma in any field of studies

  • Minimum 3 years experiences in production planning and control

  • Preferably candidates specializing in Oil and Gas Industry

  • IT literate - usage of computer planning software, i.e. SAP, MS Project & MS Excel

We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Good work/life balance
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks
  • Development opportunities

Contact Us:

NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing services.

For further information please contact:

Hendritta Anthony, Recruitment Project Consultant: +603 7453 6962