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Production Planner


Fawkner, VIC, AU, 3060 Tullamarine, VIC, AU, 3043

REQ ID:  43084

Sealed Air designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

Sealed Air generated $5.5 billion in sales in 2021 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 114 countries. To learn more, visit

What does a Production Planner do?

Sealed Air Australia is looking for a motivated Production Planner to join our Supply Chain team. You will base on our Fawkner site and reports to Planning Team Leader. 

This role is key to ensuring the Business can meet the demands of the market and growth initiatives of the ANZ Food Care (Shrink segment). 

Also, you will undertake routine planning functions as directed by the Production planner – Team Leader to maintain effective and efficient production planning processes across all areas of the Fawkner and/or Tullamarine manufacturing operations.

Why we need you?

  • Use your production planning experience within a manufacturing environment to manage the detailed scheduling & planning and maintain Australia inventory consistent with forecasts for raw materials, work in process and finished goods inventory, planning and issuing of work orders to meet sales order due dates or replenishing finished goods stock to forecast as required and conversion of orders to production plans.
  • Communicate with Customer Service and Sales on daily basis to balance Demand and Supply and Manufacturing as well to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Use your supply Chain knowledge, SAP or ERP experience and high level competency in Microsoft Applications including Excel to schedule adherence and delivery performance reporting.
  • Use your Analytically minded with attention to detail and problem solving ability to manage 3rd party raw material forecasting to lead time Manage business systems and reporting for area of responsibility.
  • Be driven by continuous improvement, proactive and ability to learn rapidly and participate in all Supply Chain Team safety initiatives.
  • Ability to interact and influence at levels above and below own role.


If you are enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to fit into a great team culture, we will provide excellent training to further your career in Supply Chain.

A Detailed Job Description is available.


What are our core values?

  • Integrity 
  • Determined 
  • Innovative
  • Collaborative

Why work at Sealed Air?

  • We have a very diverse and inclusive culture.
  • We invest in developing our people. You can hone your expertise and further develop your career with a global leader in packaging solutions.
  • You will work with talented and creative professionals working in a collaborative environment that celebrates insatiable curiosity and diverse ideas.

If you are looking for a new challenge in a company deemed as essential service, then we want to hear from you!

We have great total compensation and premier benefits! 

Closing Date: April 17, 2023

Please Note: - You must have Australian work-rights to be considered for this job


Requisition id: 43084 

Relocation: No  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

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