Augusta, US

Title:  Warehouse Planner

Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations around the world. We are committed to being our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future. If you have the right mix of curiosity, a drive for excellence and an innovative mindset, we want to talk to you.

We are looking for a full time Warehouse Planner.  This position will report to the Maintenance Manager. 

Job Duties

  • Safety and Environmental
    • Work in a way that insures the safety of themselves and of all plant personnel
    • comply with plant safety and environmental rules and regulations including OSHA
  • Materials Movement
    • Receive maintenance materials into the storeroom, enter GR into SAP, label material and place into proper location on the shelf immediately upon receipt
    • Check work orders for parts usage and issue them to the appropriate work order in SAP
    • Check requisition list (ME5A) and covert to purchase requisitions daily
    • Ensure delivery date for materials meets plant needs, monitor the delivery of critical parts, expedite delivery as needed
    • Pick up/deliver supplies/materials/equipment from/to local suppliers
    • Co-ordinate with transportation companies for shipments, prepare BOL’s
    • Monitor and Control expenditures by data entry into the cost control spread sheet
  • Inventory
    • Maintain minimum level of stock items on hand
    • Conduct cycle counts; reconcile count with data in SAP
    • Maintain critical spare parts list in SAP
    • Maintain housekeeping standards in the store room and other storage areas---organized, neat, clean
  • Purchasing
    • Reconcile discrepancies between goods received and invoices
    • Enter PR’s for other purchases as directed
  • CMMS Support (SAP)
    • Data and labor entry into work orders
    • Support TopPM Program---enter new equipment, modify existing and enter new PM’s; expand critical spare parts lists and equipment BOM’s
    • Maintain detailed equipment records/history in SAP and SharePoint directories
  • Clerical work
    • File packing lists, etc. in office files
    • Retrieve mail and distribute
    • Enter raw material receipts into SAP
    • Order and track safety and office supplies
  • Obtain services, tools, rental equipment as needed by Maintenance
  • Communicate with plant personnel the status of parts delivery
  • Back up to the Maintenance Co-Ordinator
  • Other duties as required by the Maintenance Co-Ordinator



Working Conditions

  • 40 hrs. per week, day shift; overtime and weekend hours can be expected
  • Work will be in areas with and without air conditioning---in the plant or the maintenance shop
  • Chemical Plant/Industrial Environment


Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Good computer skills. Experience with MA Office (Word, Excel, PPT) and SAP CMMS, Materials Management and Purchasing Modules
  • Clean driving record
  • Physical requirements
    • able to lift 30 lbs.
    • able to climb ladders and stairs; able to work at heights
  • Safety---be aware of general safety requirements in chemical plants


What we offer: 

  • Increasing your abilities and skills in various area
  • Employment in a stable company with an established position in the market
  • Attractive benefit package
  • Great, multicultural and positive working environment



Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira


Please apply with resume, cover letter at kemira.com/careers

Kemira is an equal opportunity employer