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Church & Dwight Co., Inc. Maintenance Planner in Green River, Wyoming

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United by the belief that when we strive for growth, anything is possible. While we might not be the largest company in our industry, we believe we can have the biggest impact because: Together We Have the Power to Win.


Church & Dwight Co., Inc., a leader in personal care and household consumer products, offers several well-known brands, including Arm & Hammer, Trojan, Nair, Spinbrush and Oxi-Clean. We currently have this excellent opportunity at our Green River, WY, manufacturing facility:

Maintenance Planner

Under the direction of the Technical Manager, this incumbent will support the functions of the plant maintenance group by developing advance work schedules and planning all aspects of the electrical and mechanical job scopes pertaining to work orders, shut downs and preventive maintenance for equipment and/or areas of the plant. In addition, the incumbent will support the procurement function by assisting with parts sourcing. The maintenance planner will also fill in for the maintenance supervisor when needed. The work requires strong technical, analytical and computer skills.


  • Responsible for promoting a safety culture and awareness within all assigned job duties.

  • Assist in the plant’s implementation of a lean manufacturing system through the use of Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) methodologies

  • Plans work orders. Works with maintenance and production management, and individual maintenance employees to plan and schedule work, through completion of the following tasks:

    -Develops Bill of Material (BOM) for various equipment and/or areas.

    -Estimates maintenance labor hours and materials needed to complete work orders.

    -Obtains blueprints and/or electrical schematics for review.

    -Researches parts, model numbers, manufacturers and develops vendor sources.

    -Facilitates part requests from mechanics and electricians, supporting the procurement component of their work, and develops alternatives for obsolete parts.

    -Monitors the status of work order requisitions/PO’s in order to coordinate jobs with delivery of materials.

    -Utilizing the cross-training received from the site’s Purchasing Agent, further supports the maintenance group by assisting with bids/quotes, purchase orders and expediting parts delivery.

  • Performs daily reviews of outstanding work orders and associated priorities.

  • Prepares requisitions and allocates material to work orders.

  • Schedules and maintains the monthly, quarterly and annual preventive maintenance work orders in SAP and ensures accurate periodicity for each.

  • Evaluates and ensures maintenance inventory reorder points and maximum stock levels are adequate for department usage

  • Evaluates new or proposed equipment, in conjunction with maintenance management, and develops preventive maintenance plan prior to installation.

  • Develops and maintains work procedures (SOP’s) associated with maintenance jobs for plant’s GFSI and safety programs.

  • Generates purchase requisitions/orders for all refurbishment/non-stock items to be maintained in the store room. Assists employees in locating stock parts and materials in stores.

  • Develops and maintains functional location numbers and equipment numbers, and then is responsible for the integrity of that master data within SAP.

  • Develops Bill of Material (BOM) for various equipment numbers and/or functional areas as they are developed and identified; then ensures all parts and materials are included that are associated with the specific area, that newly-identified equipment is added to existing BOM’s, and that appropriate stocking levels are established.

  • Transitions work notifications to work orders. Reviews accuracy of work order details, maintains status codes on work orders and reconciles maintenance employees’ labor hours from time and attendance system against the appropriate work orders. Plays a pivotal role in gatekeeping the work notifications with operations personnel.

  • Acts as the point of contact for all maintenance-related contractors/service providers.

  • Schedules and leads maintenance work order review meetings, including a review of completed work orders, pending work orders and various maintenance KPI’s and metrics.

  • Assists Technical Manager with developing estimated costs, materials lists, etc. for capital expenditure requests, when related to mechanical, electrical and/or instrumentation, and machining projects.


  • Minimum of an Associate degree in a related discipline is required; a bachelor degree is preferred.• Prior experience in general plant maintenance of at least 5 years is required, including mechanical- and electrical-related experience, as well as purchasing activities.

  • Prior Lean Manufacturing experience or Six Sigma

  • SAP and Excel software experience is required.

Special Skills / Competencies / Requirements

  • Use safe operating procedures and judgment

  • Follow all facility rules to maintain quality and integrity of both raw materials and finished products

  • Lift 50 pounds consistently.

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. promotes a fast-paced “employee-empowered” environment. We take pride in both our quality products and the success of our employees and offer a competitive benefits package. Please submit your resume by 12/20/2019 by applying through the “Work With Us” tab at

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. is proud to be an EOE, M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Church & Dwight is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.For more information on our company, our brands and our culture visit us at

Church & Dwight is a world-leader in household and personal care products. Our global brands include ARM & HAMMER®, Batiste, OxiClean, Trojan, XTRA, Nair, First Response, Spinbrush, Orajel, vitafusion, Li’l Critters, Water Pik and FLAWLESS®. Founded in 1846, we have operations globally and are listed in the S&P 500.