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Maintenance Planner

Location: State College, PA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $80,000.00 - $90,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 2/1/2018
Job ID: 02565391
Job Description

To improve work force productivity and work quality by anticipating and eliminating potential delays through planning and coordination of manpower, parts and material. Maintaining liaison between Operations and Maintenance, responsible for planning, scheduling and coordination of all plannable maintenance work.  The planning and scheduling function is the hub from which all plannable maintenance activity is coordinated.  The planner must know the job well enough that he/she can describe what needs to accomplished and can estimate how many man hours will be required.

1) Be the principle contact person between maintenance and operations and other departments requiring planned maintenance.

2) Is responsible for long range as well as short range planning.

3) The planner receives all requests for maintenance work except those which must be performed on the same day as requested.  Such requests are handled directly by the Maintenance Supervisor without the benefit of planning.

4) Examines job and determines the best way to accomplish the work – consulting with requester and/or Maintenance Supervisor or Maintenance Engineer. Determines level of planning required. Visits job site and analyzes the job in the field (roughly 1/3rd of the maintenance planners time should be spent in the field)

MUST have a ChE or ME degree and at least 3-5 years of Maintenance experience. Must understand how a maintenance department works. Have experience with billing, estimating, and equipment dealing in a chemical manufacturing operation. 


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