Maintenance Planner

Wakefield Permanent £35,000 - £40,000
  • The client is a successful FMCG manufacturer based in Wakefield
  • They will maintain scheduling tools and progress measurement systems

About Our Client

The client is a successful FMCG manufacturer based in Wakefield. They are investing in all departments of the business and can offer job security and progression.

Job Description

The Maintenance Planner will:

  • Ensure that business health, safety and environmental procedures and policies are followed.
  • Introduce, develop and administer an effective CMMS System, as part of a business group initiative.
  • Champion TPM by coaching and mentoring line operators.
  • Schedule work for the Asset Care team
  • Co-ordinate and oversee the engineering stores operation on site, ensuring the Asset Care Team has the necessary resources to maintain PM compliance and react to failures
  • Based on data and working with a variety of stakeholders optimise maintenance programmes for cost and time-utilisation
  • Track maintenance KPI data through CMMS to continually improve asset uptime, minimise cost and drive skill transfer to operational teams
  • Directly liaise with key stakeholders around the site regarding upcoming maintenance activities.
  • Work with Asset Care team to ensure the company is meeting its legal obligations in line with equipment maintenance and compliance, while maintaining service records.
  • Track and monitor costs and variances using on site accounting and maintenance software.
  • Participate in meetings with operations and maintenance teams to review daily/ weekly work issues and backlogs.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Maintenance Planner will be/have:

  • Educated to NVQ Level 3 standard (or equivalent) in an engineering discipline / with relevant experience in an FMCG environment
  • Experience working with a CMMS system.
  • Good working knowledge of TPM/RCM principles.
  • At least 3 years' experience in a manufacturing/engineering environment.
  • Good knowledge of mechanical and electrical plant machinery, parts and systems; ability to understand drawings referred to by engineering colleagues.
  • General knowledge of health and safety standards and the ability to carry out on the job risk assessments.
  • Good organisational skills and the ability to coordinate a range of duties.
  • Able to prioritise work and meet deadlines.
  • Progressive attitude towards training.
  • IT Literate (Microsoft Office, CMMS, CAD).
  • Accurate record keeping skills.

What's on Offer

The Maintenance Planner will join a successful innovative and ever growing FMCG manufacturer in Wakefield where they will be offered development and progression. Apply for more details on the competitive package.

Erica Modena
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Phone number
+44 113 388 9021

Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Maintenance, Reliability
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Erica Modena
Consultant phone
+44 113 388 9021
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