International Paper Production Scheduler in STATESVILLE CONTAINER, North Carolina

Production Planner/Scheduler

This position is responsible for balancing customer service and facility productivity in the development of a production schedule for the entire manufacturing plant. Specific responsibilities include the ordering of roll stock, scheduling of the corrugator and converting equipment. The successful candidate will work closely with the manufacturing and customer service teams to communicate production status, manage overruns, shortages, ship and delivery dates.

As an individual contributor, the Planner/Scheduler must be able to work independently, manage multiple tasks and conflicting priorities. The ideal candidate would have knowledge of the manufacturing processes, an understanding of customer standards and a background in production planning. Specific competencies include customer focus, timely decision making, dealing with ambiguity, organizing, problem solving, priority setting, and time management.