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Title:  Production Planner/Scheduler

Requisition ID:  15415-159

Oroville, CA, US, 95965-9248

Category:  Production Control and Planning
Travel:  No Travel Required

Responsible for planning and scheduling the plant functions for production scheduling and Inventory availability   to ensure the efficient and on-time deliveries for customer orders. Organizes and execute scheduling and capacity planning processes for raw materials and is back-up for scheduling various product lines and equipment.

  • Requisition corrugate and supplies to maintain operation of equipment.
  • Maintains corrugate material inventories to maximize inventory turns and remain operational.
  • Responsible for customer on-time shipment performance.
  • Recommends and assists the Services Manager for long-range capacity requirements planning, defining capital equipment and manpower needs.
  • Coordinates information flow to the operating departments via production schedules.
  • Updates daily materials schedule to balance efficiencies and customer needs.
  • Monitors slow moving material.
  • Maintains work in process inventories to maximize inventory turns and productivity.
  • Acts as backup to coordinate the scheduling of all machines, processes and production activities within the plants.
  • Acts as backup to maintain appropriate safety stocks of finished goods inventory.
  • Acts as backup to ensure scheduling maintains shipping commitments for effective service to all customers and advises sales of any unplanned delays.
  • Acts as backup to coordinate with shipping department to meet customer needs.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred.
  • 2-5 years manufacturing experience in packaging preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Training on shop floor reporting systems preferred.
  • Scheduling training in planning preferred.
  • Must possess excellent customer-service skills.
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with SAP a plus.

Required Experience

2-5 years manufacturing experience in packaging preferred

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child's cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! 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 care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader 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. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging. A World of Difference.

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 EEO is the Law Poster.

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