Maintenance Planner

Posted 26 September 2023
Job type Permanent
Contact NameNicole Murphy

Job description

What you need to know
We are currently seeking a Maintenance Planner for our client based in Co. Wicklow.
As part of the Maintenance Team, the Maintenance Planner is responsible for technical planning, scheduling and overseeing all aspects of maintenance in the production areas.
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Key duties and responsibilities:
  • Troubleshoot maintenance issues within the area of responsibility.
  • Planning and documenting how work is to be completed.
  • Ensuring spare parts availability.
  • Co-ordinate with various teams/departments and vendors to perform the activities to the highest standard.
  • Ensure all preventive maintenance activities are completed as scheduled by the CMMS.
  • Ensure all work is documented appropriately.
  • Attend meetings to ensure maintenance activities are appropriately scheduled.
  • Be a technical adviser for areas of responsibility and escalate issues appropriately.
  • Investigate failures and propose solutions to prevent reoccurrence.
  • Liaise with suppliers and outside vendors to ensure supply of spares and backup.
  • Ensure all work is completed in a safe and compliant manner.
What are we looking for?
  • Third Level Qualification or equivalent in either E&I or Mechanical discipline.
  • Minimum 4 years’ relevant experience.
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical manufacturing processes beneficial.
  • Good working knowledge of an ERP system, CMMS, Excel and Power Bi.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to interface effectively with all levels of colleagues in a team environment, and with vendors, contractors and external customers.
  • Excellent time management, multi-tasking skills and ability to prioritize workload is essential.
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