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Production Planner

Posting Start Date: Jul 24, 2021

Location: St-Bruno, QC, CA

Company: Cascades


Founded in 1964, Cascades produces, converts and markets packaging and tissue products that are composed mainly of recycled fibers. The Company employs 11,000 employees, who work in more than 90 production units located in North America and Europe. With its management philosophy, half a century of experience in recycling, and continuous efforts in research and development as driving forces, Cascades continues to deliver the innovative products  that customers have come to rely on.



The Containerboard Packaging Group, a division of Cascades, is the largest containerboard producer in Canada, and is also a top converter of corrugated products in the country. The Group manufactures a wide range of products made from recycled fibres for its North American customers in the food, beverage and consumer products sectors, among many others. The Division, which employs close to 3,400 people, owns six containerboard mills and nineteen corrugated products plants in Canada and the United States.

Your challenge!

Under the supervision of the Planning, Demand and Supply Director, you will be responsible for supervising, analyzing, adjusting and communicating the production master plan in order to maximize the use of resources. For this, you will have the following responsibilities:

Why choose Cascades


  • Work-life balance (telecommuting, flexible hours);
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP);
  • Training Centre;
  • Long-term career management plan;
  • Work environment focused on sharing knowledge and valuing individual and team successes.
  • Profit sharing;
  • RRSP and group insurance with significant employer participation;
  • Personal computer equipment purchase program;
  • Many other Cascades advantages!

Job Responsibilities


  • Participate in the implementation of the operational strategy by aligning with the vision of his group of plants for the Packaging sector;
  • Determine, revise and optimize the MRP parameters, having previously performed an analysis of them;
  • Perform sound inventory management;
  • Participate in the S&OP process;
  • Build the production master plan according to the respective capacities of the units and propose alternative scenarios in the planning horizon;
  • Support his manager and his group of plants in the Packaging sector in understanding the changes to the master supply plan;
  • Apply practices aligned with the customer-oriented business vision.

Your background and strengths


  • Hold a bachelor's degree in business administration, operations management and / or logistics profile;
  • Have a minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in a similar position;
  • Be action-oriented and demonstrate good flexibility and adaptability;
  • Demonstrate good organizational skills;
  • Demonstrate initiative, autonomy, judgment and leadership;
  • Be able to manage several files at the same time;
  • Promote teamwork;
  • Be perfectly bilingual (French, English);
  • Knowledge of SAP is an asset.

Additionnal information

Possibility to travel to Ontario if needed.

Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner.

Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both men and women.


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