Production Scheduler

Job Location

Lakeville, MN US


8085 220 St W (Lakeville), MN 55044

Job Category

Administration & Support Services


Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.

Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.

Join us and become part of the power behind possible.

Shift Requirements

1st Shift
About The Opportunity
Position Summary
Responsible for the planning and scheduling of materials through the production schedules. May coordinate with purchasing, production, and engineering.


Essential to this Position
  • Analyzes incoming production order requirements for Digital Room machines and develops master manufacturing schedule  to assure exceptional customer service and optimize manufacturing efficiencies
  • Assists with monitoring of litho label inventory to effectively determine production schedules. Verifies/ quality checks specs of received litho
  • Communicates upcoming scheduling conflicts with key stakeholders and recommends solutions
  • Supports forecasting of production labor overtime requirements
  • Analyzes daily back-log business reports to monitor workload and capacity requirements
  • Prepares and reviews required business reports
  • Coordinates litho receiving process and inventory
  • Provides backup for Production Materials Coordinator and Shipping Clerk (estimated 1/3 of job duties)
  • Supports continuous improvement initiatives for production scheduling process and information flow
  • Supports facility safety and quality programs
Education / Certifications
Education Required
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Education Desired
Associate’s Degree
Skills & Experience
Work Experience Required
Some relevant experience required.
Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired
  • Knowledge of and ability to use and influence organization's policies, standards and procedures guiding manufacturing processes
  • Knowledge of strategies and tools for controlling and optimizing the factors that lie between the purchase of raw materials and delivery of finished products
  • Ability to effectively manage the business relationship and transactions with the suppliers of raw materials or product components
  • Knowledge of issues and considerations for effectively managing local or distributed inventories of raw materials, work in progress and finished goods
  • Knowledge of the processes, tools and operational considerations for effective and efficient movement of goods and materials throughout the manufacturing cycle
  • Knowledge of the day-to-day operations of a manufacturing plant or facility
Additional Requirements
  • Primarily works in an office environment with occasional time spent in a production and/or warehouse setting
  • Knowledge of SAP and Microsoft tools helpful
About Menasha Packaging Join Menasha Packaging ( where we are all about the power behind possible! Menasha is the industry’s largest independent, retail-focused corrugated packaging, display, and merchandising solutions provider. We design, print, and produce customized packaging, high-end graphic displays, merchandising material, and e-commerce packaging, and we provide pack-out, fulfillment and supply chain services to retailers and leading global consumer packaged goods companies.  

Menasha Packaging, along with ORBIS Corporation (, a reusable plastic packaging and supply chain services provider, are companies of Menasha Corporation (, one of America’s oldest private, family-owned manufacturing companies. With a history of innovation spanning more than 170 years, Menasha Corporation is headquartered in Neenah, Wis., and has 100 locations in North America and Europe.

You can check out Menasha Corporation’s culture of focusing on employees, operating responsibly, and serving customers in our online Corporate Social Responsibility Report at

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Join us and become part of the power behind possible.