Maintenance Planner

Salary: Negotiable

Industry: Chemical

Job Type: Contract

Location: North West

Reference: 27861a-rp

Expiration date: 19 April 2018

Role: Our client a leading international food and chemical manufacturer who is going through an exciting period of growth. Due to continued investment we are currently looking to hire a Maintenance Planner with a mechanical and piping background to work within the Maintenance and Reliability Team.

The Maintenance planner will be required to:

  • Use CMMS software for maintenance planning and scheduling activity for purchasing and inventory control.
  • Planning and scheduling of maintenance facilities and activities.
  • Creating work orders
  • Ensures  all work orders/information entering the system are accurate and correctly prioritised
  • Assign spares and material to the right department or work order using CMMS, ensuring spares are readily available for critical equipment.
  • Creating regular reports to support the maintenance manager and maintenance operations.
  • Attending H&S meetings when required.


  • Previous Experience of working on an industrial plant would be beneficial.
  • Good understanding and knowledge of mechanical/piping equipment and maintenance tasks.
  • Previous experience of using CMMS would be beneficial but knowledge of using other maintenance planning systems will be considered.