Maintenance Planner



Advert ID



Mason City

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD0.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Houston Engineering - (USA) SPACES CityCentre One 800 Town & Country Boulevard TX Houston , TX 77024



Job Description

* Coordinate all maint activities for the plant. Prioritize/schedule work from the work order backlog system and produce annual, monthly, weekly, daily work schedules to ensure all required maintenance is performed. Manage the planning of the step by step execution of all major equip outages including annual outages and significant repairs, by utilizing project-planning techniques and software. Continuously monitor, evaluate and modify the preventative, predictive and corrective maint programs to ensure machinery uptime is maximized & all resources used in the most effective way. Ensure all regulated inspections are completed within guidelines to maximize safety and to minimize downtime and fines. Provide oversight and leadership to the mechanical maintfunction of the plant through the following: Work closely with production and other departments in developing the work schedules including the coordination of all maintenance activities for efficient flow of operations. Serve as the liaison between departments for optimal coordination. Develop and maintain files such as: equipment lists, suppliers list, operating, maintenance manuals, purchase orders, drawings, checklists, spare parts lists, corrective maintenance details, maintenance history, departmental performance and PM compliance. Oversee the avail of parts for all work orders scheduled on the daily worksheet by working closely with the stores ordering, receiving, purchasing of parts and the selection of suppliers to maintain the schedule. Assist the stores controlling and reducing equip. inventory by establishing and reviewing maximums/minimums, reordering of parts and identifying obsolete parts. Resp.for maintaining and keeping up to date the Bill of Materials (BOM) records. Assist the Maint. Mgr in the preparation of the annual maintenance budget; the development of the department's long-term goals and objectives to meet the overall plant operational and cost containment goals. Support maintenance projects by identifying parts required to execute work, tool requirements, manpower requirements, and the estimated completion time for effective planning & execution of maintenance work. Review maintenance costs and recommend areas where savings can be made for overall reduction of maintenance costs. Facilitates daily, weekly, monthly planning meetings to recommend the necessary repairs based on input from the Production and other plant departments. Provide ongoing maintenance support to the plant for all shifts by participating in the plant's on call program. This includes evaluating and determining the course of action for maintenance incidents after hours and on weekends while on call and may require on-site supervision of the resolution to maintain operational efficiency.


* BS in engineering strongly preferred in mechanical engineering. Prior experience supervising a staff in a maintenance function. Maintenance experience for a plant. Solid understanding of preventive/predictive/corrective maintenance principles, techniques and technologies. Demonstrated ability to supervise and motivate others. Prior experience working with large rotating heavy industry machinery and equipment. Demonstrated project management skills, preferably involving multiple departs. Thorough understanding of plant operations, plant equipment, repair techniques and resource planning. Solid understanding of purchasing principles.