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SCHEDULER/PLANNER at Georgia Pacific

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Alcolu, South Carolina

Job Description:

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A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


  • Review, approve, prioritize, schedule and close corrective work orders

  • Modify existing or develop new PM task, when necessary

  • Review work order backlog and work with area mechanical and production owners to load schedules for down days and annual outages

  • Attend weekly backlog/schedule meetings for assigned area(s) of responsibility

  • Walk down field job(s) to determine parts, materials, rental equipment and/or contractor support necessary for job to be performed

  • Coordinate parts/material needs with contractors and buyers

  • Coordinate contractor services

  • Develop/update Bill of Materials (BOM) for equipment, as needed

  • Submit requisitions for needed parts, rental equipment or contractor services

  • Submit Major Expense Project (MEP) form, as needed, for parts or contractor services

  • Strategically plan job with detail (hours, parts, tools, steps, etc. to complete job).

  • Verify kitted parts a correct:  type, size, quantity, etc.

  • Ensure contractors are notified of Brainshark (safety training) requirements prior to arrival on site

  • Ensure contractors are scheduled on Contractor Calendar, prior to arrival on site

  • Follow up with contractors to ensure they received a Purchase Order, prior to their expected arrival on site

  • Review work orders for parts used, prior to closing work orders

  • Lead and/or participate in improvement opportunities/projects

  • Be self-motivated, self-starter, detail-oriented and able to multi-task

  • Provide Safety Orientation to contractors, in the absence of the facility POC

  • Partner with production, electrical and maintenance personnel to help increase Operating Equipment Efficiency (OEE)

  • Utilize MBM® Framework and Guiding Principles in daily work activities

  • Utilize Planning Flowchart


  • Strong customer focus to ensure needs are understood and met

  • Effective written and oral communications skills

  • Analytical skills and problem solving

  • Must be well organized, detail-oriented and a self-starter

  • Ability to exercise sound judgment, prioritize duties, and follow tasks to completion in a timely manner

  • Demonstrate sense of urgency and multi-tasking

  • Positive attitude and team oriented

What You Will Need:
Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Eligible to work in the United States

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent

  • Must have at least 3 years’ experience in a heavy industrial maintenance department or manufacturing facility

  • Must have knowledge of sprockets, sheaves, bushings, chains, belts, bearings, cylinders, pumps, gearboxes, etc.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Excel and Word)

  • Must have excellent problem solving, communication, and decision-making skills

  • Must be able to work effectively in a team environment

  • Must be able to work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment

  • Must be able to wear necessary basic industrial Personal Protective Equipment

  • Must be able to wear an air-purifying respirator

  • Must be able to wear fall protection equipment

  • Must be able to climb ladders and stairs

  • Must be able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations

  • Must be able to work in a tobacco-free environment

  • Successful completion of a pre-employment background check and drug screen is required

What Will Put You Ahead?
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in a maintenance planning and scheduling position preferred

Prior experience with MP2 or other computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) preferred 




Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

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