The Maintenance Planner plans the work for a team of maintenance technicians in the areas of safety, quality and maintenance for all equipment and buildings in order to meet the department and unit goals.
Ensuring the safety of all associates by identifying safety issues and taking measures to proactively address concerns.
Implement CMMS software (CWP) from scratch to assist with planning maintenance tasks.
Actively oversee and develop the maintenance team to ensure effective communication across & between shifts and with the production teams.
Utilize preventive maintenance systems to reduce unscheduled downtime.
Efficient use of reliable troubleshooting methods to ensure uptime, production volume and quality goals are met.
Effective use of training resources to maximize team technical skills.
Use computer-based programs to support effective prioritization of maintenance requests, manage maintenance inventory, and delegate maintenance resources.
High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED).
Work related experience in leading and ensuring compliance with safety initiatives.
Knowledgeable in the areas of electrical and mechanical maintenance.
Proven expertise in preventive and predictive maintenance methods.
Ability to identify root cause of problems and effectively initiate immediate corrective action to prevent reoccurrence.
Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal and electronic communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to raise performance by building and maintaining positive relationships with all associates through coaching, development and instilling a continuous improvement mind-set.
Strong planning and organizational skills.
Strong work ethic, good judgment and decision-making skills.
Must have track record of consistently demonstrating leadership skills as well as positive influence and accomplishments in proactively influencing safety, environmental, quality, productivity and people development.
Demonstrated basic computer skills and proficiency in Maintenance Management Systems, MS Office, and other windows based programs and internet skills.
Bachelor's degree in a related field.
Experience in an industrial environment.
Working knowledge of business and financial concepts.
Demonstrated results in achieving and sustaining business goals.