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Scheduler Plant Planning and Logistics

Company:  Ball Corporation

Conroe, TX, US, 77303

Date:  Jun 11, 2022
Job Category:  Supply & Logistics
Req. ID:  20273

Do you want to work for a world-leading manufacturer who strives to build a better future through sustainability and innovation? Are you looking for a new challenge in a stable, fast-growing sector?


Join us, and build your career by helping us build the future.


We are a global leader in sustainable products with more than 21,000 team members worldwide. From infinitely recyclable aluminum cans, cups, and aerosol bottles, to aerospace solutions that enable our customers to have a deeper understanding of our planet and the universe. We produce all these incredible things with one unique purpose: crafting a better community, a better society, a better world.


Moreover, each of us has a deep commitment to diversity and inclusion which is the foundation of our culture of belonging. And everyone at Ball is an everyday champion, making a difference by doing what we love.


We lead with our heads and our hearts and combine innovative thinking with a spirit of resiliency that keeps us moving forward in a relentless pursuit of new ways to make life, and the world, better. Whether we’re developing packaging that’s infinitely recyclable or aerospace innovations. Because what we create may change, but what we will always make is a difference.



We have an opening for a Scheduler Plant Panning and Logistics role for our Conroe, TX location.  If you possess an interest and have an aptitude for mechanics and electronics check out the details below.


What will you be responsible for?


  • Responsible for maintaining a safe and secure work environment.  This includes correcting unsafe acts/conditions, facilitating monthly safety meetings, performing monthly safety inspections, and investigating accidents, as required.
  • Supports development, implementation, maintenance, and ongoing improvement of the food safety system.
  • Works with the Production Control Manager and Warehouse Supervisor (if applicable) to set priorities and ensure daily execution of production and distribution plans.
  • Works with the plant Production Control Manager and Central Supply Planning to schedule production across all local resources / production lines/modules.
  • Works with other departments to ensures all necessary raw materials (aluminum, graphics, inks, coatings, other direct materials) in place and available to meet production schedules. 
  • Assists in packaging management to ensure sufficient packaging is on hand to support production of finished goods.
  • May provide support / coverage for the Order Fulfillment team and performs order entry/changes, as needed.
  • Assists in outbound direct customer shipments.  Works with warehouse management / personnel and suppliers to ensure that outbound shipments are executed to meet customer delivery requirements.
  • Inventories and arranges/forecasts shipments of scrap.
  • May assist with graphics on all products for customers as possible back up
  • Coordinate production planning related to specific customer segments that require special administrative handling (ie Cash in Advance).  Works with other Ball entities, as required.
  • Maintains all local data requirements in the ERP and planning tools to ensure timely production.  Also responsible for data reporting to division..
  • Initiates, reviews, masters, and follows all manuals, policies, procedures and work instructions for area of responsibility.
    Position Requirement & competencies:


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Scheduled hours: Monday - Friday from 7:00am to 4:30pm - flexibility required.  
  • Broad training in a related field usually acquired through high school level education or work-related experience
  • Job related experience for 2 year(s) minimum
  • Ability to apply independent evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard plant production techniques, procedures, and criteria.
  • Must be able to handle sensitive related and proprietary information in a confidential manner.
  • Ability to operate and functionally use a computer.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
  • Must maintain professional competence, ethical integrity, knowledge, and skills.
  • Performs such individual assignments as management may direct.
  • Working knowledge of the following areas:
    • business principles
    • legal practices
    • customer needs and requirements
    • production control principles and practices
    • company manufacturing products, practices, nomenclature, and procedures
  • Must follow company policies, procedures, practices, and standards of conduct as outlined in the Ball Corporation manuals.
  • Works in both office and manufacturing environments.
  • This position is exposed to occupational hazards, including but not limited to, high noise levels, physical obstacles, exposure to chemicals, etc.
  • Must wear appropriate safety glasses, hearing protection, clothing, and footwear in appropriate areas and follow safety practices.


Compensation & Benefits

  • Hiring Salary Range: $ 53,900- 80,730 (Salary to be determined by the applicant’s education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity and alignment with market data.)
  • Job Grade:  8
  • Other Compensation:   This role will be eligible to participate in the annual incentive compensation plan.
  • Regular Full-Time Salaried and Hourly positions: Ball includes a comprehensive benefits structure, Go to our career site and click "Total Rewards" to learn more.


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Equal Opportunity Employer

Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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