Arconic Maintenance Planner-(Hot Mill) in Lancaster, Pennsylvania


Maintenance Planner-(Hot Mill)


Position Description

Arconic is currently in search of a Maintenance Planner to join our Global Rolled Products (GRP) Operations business unit in Lancaster, PA.

The Maintenance Planner will support the objectives of the plant and assigned areas in managing the 24/7 planning of craft personnel and maintenance work throughout the facility. This role reports to the Hot Mill Maintenance Operations Leader.


  • Schedule all work performed in a cost-effective manner.

  • Serve as a scheduling liaison and coordinator between the area planners, maintenance, production, supply chain and engineering personnel.

  • Serve as a backfill for other maintenance schedulers or planners.

  • Provide detailed, daily schedules, step-by-step plans and equipment outage schedules Gantt charts which will allow efficient completion of work.

  • Monitor resource hours and flag resource shortages based on needs to efficiently complete required work on schedule.

  • Prepare for equipment shutdowns. During shutdowns, review schedules and assist Outage Coordinator in making revisions/adjustments as necessary to return equipment back to production on time.

  • Provide support in execution of schedules & revise schedules as needed based on equipment availability.

  • Identify and implement ABS continuous improvement initiatives

  • Communicate information to team members and with others (on team, across shifts, and across departments) as needed for successful completion of work.

  • Act as a link in the teams Help chain, includes supporting plant manufacturing activities through on-call and / or call-in activities

  • Report any problems, startup issues or abnormal conditions; recommend counter-measures and solutions

  • Support the team in investigating EHS incidents, pulling the help chain as defined by EHS and Area procedures.


Basic Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED from an accredited institution

  • Minimum of 2 years’ maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced degree

  • 2 years of Maintenance Planning, Maintenance Scheduling, Maintenance Leadership, Maintenance Technician or Manufacturing Engineering experience.

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Microsoft office applications (Word, Excel, Power Point)

  • Ability to interpret blueprints, technical manuals, schematics and equipment specifications.

  • Working knowledge of OSHA and ISO9000 requirements.

  • Demonstrated application of advanced technical knowledge of Oracle eAM or other computerized maintenance management system software

  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)

  • Excellent root cause problem solving skills

  • Strong logistics, planning, and project management skills

Minimum Education Required

High School or GED

Minimum Years of Experience


Minimum Travel Required


Job Function


Business Unit Group

Global Rolled Products

Business Unit

GRP Operations

Job Type