Senior Maintenance Planner

  • Job Reference: SMP.001
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Ganymede Solutions
  • Website:
  • Location: Birmingham, Walsall, Dudley
  • Salary: £48,000 to £49,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: paid over time
  • Sector: Technical & Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior Maintenance Planner

Up to £49,000 + Company pension + Premium paid overtime + Project management opportunities + OEM training + CMMS training.

Monday – Friday. 07:00 – 15:30.

Birmingham Central.

We're excited to announce an amazing opportunity for an experienced Senior Maintenance Planner with a focus on site shutdowns and managing teams of contractors. You'll be working for a top-performing, professional business that operates across 350 sites in over 30 countries worldwide, manufacturing a bespoke product for a range of FMCG businesses. This is a business-critical position where you'll be responsible for daily maintenance planning within a semi-automated plant, working alongside production and maintenance to get the best out of the assets onsite.

Responsibilities of senior Maintenance Planner:

As the Senior Maintenance Planner, your duties will include full management of the CMMS system, ensuring PPM/TPM schedules are met within the correct time limit, inputting and analysing data on each asset, processing work orders, providing maintenance schedules to a team of engineers, liaising with production when machines/lines can be taken down for overhaul/PPM, scheduling maintenance on site shut down days, and adapting schedules proactively when breakdowns occur.

  • Manage the CMMS system and ensure PPM/TPM schedules are met within the correct time limit.
  • Input and analyse data on each asset and process work orders.
  • Provide maintenance schedules to a team of engineers and liaise with production when machines/lines can be taken down for overhaul/PPM.
  • Schedule maintenance on site shut down days and adapt schedules proactively when breakdowns occur.
  • Organize contractors and manage their work on site.
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, including downtime and repair costs.
  • Continuously review and improve the maintenance planning process to ensure maximum equipment reliability and availability.

A successful Senior Maintenance planner application will need:

  • CMMS system and maintenance planning experience.
  • Strong organisation and communication skills.
  • Experience working within a manafactuering environment.

Benefits of Maintenance Planner:

  • Industry leading training.
  • Paid courses such as Health and Safety.
  • Secure industry and job security.
  • Chances for career progression.
  • Paid overtime and holiday.
  • Great employee engagement.

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