Title:  Production Planner/Scheduler II

Requisition ID:  4455

Kingston Springs, TN, US, 37082

Department:  Planning & Scheduling
Travel:  No Travel Required

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At Graphic Packaging International, we produce the paper cup that held your coffee this morning, the basket that transported those bottles of craft beer you enjoyed last weekend, and the microwave tray that heated your gourmet meal last night. We’re one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world’s most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are collaborative, diverse, innovative individuals who create inspired packaging while giving back to our communities. 


With over 25,000 employees working in more than 130 locations worldwide, we strive to be environmentally responsible in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry’s best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.


If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we’d love to hear from you.


A World of Difference. Made Possible.


Production Scheduler


  • Responsible for ordering and directing delivery for raw materials.
  • Responsible for controlling and maintaining inventory levels.
  • Maintains all production schedules and executes plans to ensure accuracy throughout each production process.
  • Manages raw material inventory levels for VMI accounts.
  • Validates information provided to production teams are accurate and updated.
  • Maintains and updates orders as needed including job bags.
  • Participates in CI projects.
  • Participates in waste projects.
  • Leads and participates in inventory audits.
  • Leads production meetings.



Required skills


  • Ability to multi task.
  • Must be self-motivated.
  • Must be detail oriented.
  • Must have the ability to adapt and respond quickly to change. Critical thinking and deductive reasoning skills.
  • Must have the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Must have a proactive approach to problem solving.
  • Must have basic computer skills.
  • Must have experience with Excel and Word.


Pay Range:   $47,800.00 - $59,800.00


Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the Poster, EEO is the Law.


Nearest Major Market: Nashville