Maintenance Planner

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Date: Oct 9, 2021

Location: Adrian, MI, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,600 employees from 70 nations.


WACKER SILICONES is one of the world’s biggest silicone manufacturers with silicone-based system solutions and over 3,000 different products. At our Adrian site, we are currently looking for a(n) ​Maintenance Planner​ to join our growing team.


Job Responsibilities

  • Prioritize, plan, and follow-up on accuracy of the job plan for all planned work
  • Act as principle contact and liaison between the maintenance department and operation planning/production management
  • Review all planned work requests from assigned area and determine validity and accuracy of information and engage the appropriate resources to set a preliminary priority
  • Obtain and organize all information required for the crafts to perform the work: task list, drawings, vendor manual, supplemental instructional materials, special procedures, and other file material which is appropriate.
  • Participate in other activities as required, including field investigation, interpretation of drawings and documentation, and assistance with procurement of necessary materials.



  • Community College, Apprenticeship program and/or technical school background is desirable
  • Prefer a Journeyman Certificate as an Industrial Maintenance Mechanic, Millwright, Pipe fitter or Electrician.
  • Minimum of 10 years of industrial maintenance, maintenance planning and/or supervisory experience required.
  • Ability to read, understand and correctly interpret technical specification and design documents and drawings.
  • Ability to work in a team environment acting as both a leader and a follower, as needed
  • Sound written and verbal skills to share and receive information with a variety of team members and external agents.


WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!


We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com.
Reference Code: 6703 



The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Adrian
Nearest Secondary Market: Ann Arbor