FORTUNE 500 FOOD MANUFACTURING COMPANY
POSITION: MAINTENANCE PLANNER
LOCATION : LOUISVILLE KY
SALARY: $70-80K RANGE
Responsible for the planning and scheduling of all plant maintenance activities including the coordination of preventive, planned, and un-planned maintenance . Processes and prioritizes work orders, examines and determines best approach for work order completion. Analyzes all planned change parts and makes recommendations for Preventative Maintenance changes. Ensures functional standards are maintained between maintenance, accounting and production departments along with accountability of external vendors. Initiates requisitions for maintenance and indirect purchases. Acts as a liaison between the production, engineering, and maintenance departments.
•Ensures parts inventory is adequate to support production/drumbeat activity and at the lowest possible level.
•Responsible for maintenance budget adherence
•Ensures work orders are accomplished and correctly prioritized.
•Communicates daily with maintenance, production, accounting and vendors to resolve any issues.
•Supervisor functions. (Weekend Rotation, Cover absences, First Hours and ensuring standard work process adherence)
•Makes equipment numbers, tasks and task numbers
•Adds parts to tasks. (PM03 PM01).
•Verifies accurate tagging in LEDS, PM02 notification, and BDAR
•Assists Predictive Maintenance supervisor with BDAR review.
•Requisitions parts and materials as needed for work order packages and non-stocked items.
•Creates reports as needed
•Attends weekly departmental RR
•Identifies and develops projects for continuous improvement within the department and the plant, including reliability improvements
•Identifies and implements cost reduction projects in the facility.
•Reviews work order backlog and rework to determine root cause and provide improvement recommendations
•High school diploma required, bachelor’s degree preferred
•SAP or CMMS experience
•Formal planner training or experience
•Three to five years’ experience in maintenance planner role in a manufacturing environment
•Food manufacturing experience
•Background in Allen-Brady PLC’s.
•Machine repair background.
•Computer skills, MS-Word, MS-Excel, and CAD.
•Must be able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing with individuals at all levels of the organization.
•Ability to define problems collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
•Ability to interpret a variety of technical information in mathematical and/or narrative form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
•Ability to understand people and have good inter-personal skills when working with skilled and/or unskilled people.
•Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently with good time management skills and flexibility.