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Maintenance planner


Job Description:

Maintenance Planner, £42000, Shirebrook, days only.

About the company

This is a fantastic opportunity to work at a state-of-the-art distribution factory, for a company who are taking industry 4.0 by storm. Our client, a giant across the British high street has recently invested millions in fully automating their site and have teamed up with some of Europes leading systems integrators to install bespoke first of its kind equipment in the UK. As the site ramps up to full capacity, a need for an experienced maintenance planner has arisen.

About the role

As a maintenance planner, you will be responsible for managing a busy maintenance system for a automated distribution site. You will be responsible for providing a large engineering team their schedule for that day, including preventative maintenance, scheduled downtime and project work. You will have the responsibility of writing critical breakdown, OEE, and reliability reports and then presenting this to senior management within the group.

As the site and site machinery grows, you will have the exciting task of setting up the system and implementing this. Implementing the new system will allow the site to become LEAN and allow on-site engineers to take part in continuous improvement projects further improving the plant.

Further responsibilities include.

  • Managing external contractors, checking they have the correct RAMMS, PPE, work permits and setting up SLA contracts.
  • Compliance and health and safety.
  • Organising and managing site safety tests, including fix wire testing, compressor services and slings and hoist tests.
  • Budget control
  • Critical stock control.

About you

As a maintenance planner should have the following:

  • It is essential to have previous planning experience, ideally from an engineering environment.
  • It would be desirable for this planning experience to also be within a maintenance setting.
  • A methodical mindset, with the ability to problem solve and adapt with short notice.
  • The ability to work within a proactive nature.
  • Have a passion for engineering,

The benefits

Joining our client, you will be joining a reputable business who offer fantastic training and benefits including a pension matched up to 10%. You will be joining a company that has seen an impressive increase in their profit over the last 5 years which has allowed them to acquire some of their competition, build new sites and invest within training and development of their staff.

If you think you are the right maintenance planner for this market leader, please press apply, call Ashton on 07814905283, or email your CV too [email protected]  

ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis – for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.  

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  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector IT & Internet