Full-time | Schijndel

Planner/Work Planner

Do you think in terms of possibilities rather than impossibilities? Can you shift gears quickly, convert your schedule with ease and are you an organizer who is communicatively and administratively strong? Then we are looking for you!

What will you do?

Do you think in terms of possibilities rather than impossibilities? Can you shift gears quickly, do you turn your planning around with ease and are you an organizer with strong communication and administrative skills? Do you also keep a good overview? Then we are looking for you!

The main tasks are:

  • Provide dynamic scheduling that contributes to delivery reliability;
  • Prepare production orders and determine necessary capacity in terms of people, resources and materials;
  • Communication both internally and externally on planning, work preparation, production progress of any delivery problems and process improvement.
  • Identify problems, shortages, delays and take actions to achieve resolution;
  • Adjust, re-plan and keep the ERP system up-to-date;
  • Actively participate in thinking about improving the entire process.

Working at Meilink...

.... is working at a company that is among the top industrial packaging companies. Our clients build large and heavy machinery lines, delicate high-tech machines and deliver complete turnkey projects worldwide. Meilink designs and manufactures industrial packaging, packages industrial (capital) goods and handles their transport. Our ambition is to be a seamlessly fitting extension of the client.

Meilink has 7 branches with a total of over 400 employees. The Schijndel branch consists of over 50 employees. We want to continue to grow and develop. Our employees naturally contribute to this growth. We believe it is important that employees continue to develop personally and acquire professional knowledge.

What do you bring?

  • MBO+/HBO thinking and working level in the direction of planning/logistics or engineering;
  • Some experience with planning and work preparation in a technical (manufacturing) environment is an advantage;
  • Sufficient knowledge of drawing reading and production techniques to make appropriate judgments in this;
  • Good organizational skills and you are a team player, decisive, planning, stress resistant, results oriented, accurate and analytical.
  • Excellent communication skills in Dutch and English, communicating easily with colleagues, suppliers and customers.

What makes us fun?

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a nice benefits package. Do you do well and have you shown your talent? Then you get the chance to learn and grow. Working at Meilink is never boring. Every time there are unexpected twists in projects and many things have to be realized under time pressure, because the plane or boat never 'waits'. Working as a team and supporting/helping each other is therefore very important to us.


If you recognize yourself in the profile and job requirements outlined, we would like to receive your application at: hr@ips-technology.com

Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated!


"Everything has been thought about by Meilink. For example, you can intentionally see very clearly that the crates are screwed shut. This prevents the receiving party from opening the crate with a crowbar and still damaging the contents."

Bouke Willems | Royal Eijkelkamp