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Greif Inc.

Maintenance Planner

Greif Inc.

Contract Type:

Office Non-exempt

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The Maintenance Planner holds a key position in the Plant Maintenance Department.  The Maintenance Planner works with maintenance supervision, staff, corporate engineering, contractors and OEMs to insure effective maintenance is planned, performed and documented. 

The Maintenance Planner makes a direct contribution to important plant goals of increasing labor productivity, reducing maintenance costs and improving equipment reliability.  This is accomplished by preparing detailed job plans, coordinating key scheduling activities with other departments, maintains preventive maintenance schedule, ensuring work order data integrity, and ordering and managing spare parts inventories.  


Perform all duties in a safe and collaborative manner and immediately report any

potentially dangerous conditions or other

safety concerns to the supervisor

Start up and shuts down equipment in accordance with operation’s requirements,   company safety procedures and OSHA requirements for machine activation and shutdown.

Plan and schedule corrective, preventive, predictive, and proactive maintenance activities utilizing CMMS, eMaint or similar system, while coordinating daily with manufacturing and maintenance supervision.

May prepare daily planned maintenance job packages, required task lists and spare parts kits.

Perform work order tracking, reporting and maintenance of equipment history files in CMMS, eMaint or similar system.

Control and optimize maintenance spare parts ordering, stocking, issuing and inventorying.

Work with OEMs, plant and corporate engineering, maintenance associates and equipment manuals to insure proper maintenance tasks and spare parts are defined and entered into the CMMS, eMaint or similar system.

Support root cause problem solving and analysis of maintenance costs, activities and trends.

Support development of new, and refinement of existing, Preventive Maintenance tasks and schedules.

Lead supplier relations for vendor managed spare parts.

Expert user of Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) supporting maintenance associate training and use of the system.

Promote and comply with good safety practices and habits, including but not limited to, use of all PPE.

Perform related and/or additional duties as required.


High School Diploma or GED required.   

A.S. Technical Degree, preferred.


Manufacturing experience required; manufacturing maintenance background and proficient computer skills preferred.


3 years experience in maintenance and/or planning function in manufacturing environment.   




We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and opportunity for growth. Greif, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, race, gender, religion, age, national origin, color, disability, or veteran status. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. For more information read Greif’s Equal Opportunity Policy.


7 days 3 hours ago

Greif Inc.


Maintenance Planner Greif Inc. - , , United States


Company Profile:
Greif (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) is a world leader in industrial packaging products and services. We produce steel, plastic, fibre, flexible and corrugated containers, packaging accessories and containerboard, and provide blending, filling and packaging services for a wide range of industries. We also manage acreage in the United States. With more than 200 operating locations in more than 50 countries, Greif is positioned to serve global as well as regional customers.