PA Mechanical Maintenance Planner

Port Angeles, WA
Posted 2 months ago

Mckinley Paper Company Master



This is a ‘hands-on’ position that requires a motivated individual to assist the mill with day to day and shutdown planning. The planner prepares work orders for mill or contractor execution. This position requires a combination of office work and field work and reports to the Maintenance Manager



  • As a Maintenance Planner, you will plan maintenance work to ensure workforce productivity and mill effectiveness
  • Plan, prioritize, and schedule maintenance work orders including material needs, safety information, appropriate maintenance history and critical information to complete jobs
  • All work order processing is with in SAP
  • Create and maintain functional locations, equipment and bill of materials in SAP
  • Field work as required to ensure the quality of maintenance work
  • Process material requests and expedite as necessary to ensure that parts are on hand when needed
  • Work with Operations and Maintenance Supervision to prioritize weekly and shutdown maintenance work
  • Provide support for maintenance on planned equipment shutdowns
  • Responsible for maintenance of machine rolls in the assigned area including the shipment of rolls to and from vendors as needed
  • Provide support for maintenance emergency unplanned work orders
  • Work beyond normal work schedule as necessary to fulfill position responsibilities
  • Provide weekend coverage of all mill maintenance operations as scheduled


  • Excellent analytical ability and communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Education and Experience

  • Education requirements -Bachelor degree in Accounting or Business Administration with an Accounting concentration
  • Minimum 5+ years of progressive accounting experience.
  • Previous experience in a supervisory role.
  • CPA/CMA designation a plus
  • Manufacturing experience in cost and financial systems & analysis and/or Paper/Fiber experience a plus
  • Proficiency in Microsoft products and spreadsheets and databases required;
  • Previous experience in accounting software such as SAP & SAGE desired
  • Knowledge of accounting theory, accounting practice, agency regulations and tax laws.

Working Conditions:

  • Wear personal protective equipment as required
  • May have exposure to outdoor elements when traveling between facilities
  • Will be required to work some weekends

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