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Title:  1st Shift Maintenance Planner

Requisition ID:  10993-159

Visalia, CA, US, 93278

Category:  Maintenance & Skilled Trades
Travel:  No Travel Required
Pay Grade: 

The Maintenance Planner is responsible for reviewing for the management of the maintenance systems, the generation of routine and planned maintenance schedule and the support of the maintenance team sin the execution of maintenance. The planner is the key contact and liaison between maintenance, production and several other departments. The incumbent works closely with the maintenance supervisor and maintenance manager to ensure that all internal customers of maintenance receive timely, efficient and quality service.




  • Minimum of 2 years of work planning and scheduling or maintenance experience or maintenance education with maintenance experience.
  • Purchasing experience required.
  • Project management skills (Job scope development, writing work instructions, RFPs, RFQs etc)
  • SAP Maintenance Module experience preferred
  • Experience working in a food manufacturing environment preferred (GMPs, HACCP etc.)
  • Preventative and Predictive Maintenance processes Experience in co-coordinating and facilitating small teams preferred
  • Electrical and Electro-mechanical systems troubleshooting skills
  • Understanding of power transmission systems, drives, conveyors, air compressors, dryers, chillers etc.
  • OEM warranty documentation and service contracts
  • Valid driver’s license for parts pick up or delivery or other travel outside the facility


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Precision measurement equipment experience
  • Proven working knowledge and use of intermediate level Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office
    • Proven working knowledge and use of intermediate level excel spreadsheets.
  • Working knowledge of SAP maintenance system highly preferred.
  • PMC Cup Finishers and auxiliary process equipment preferred (presses, blankers, etc.)

Required Experience

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.

Nearest Major Market: Visalia
Nearest Secondary Market: Tulare

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