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Maintenance Planner needed Urgently: APPLY HERE

Maintenance Planner

Maintenance Planner needed Urgently: APPLY HERE

Vacancy Details
Maintenance Planner


RHEINMETALL LAINGSDALE (PTY) LTD is a leader in the field of precision mechanical manufacturing with its origins in the field of defense industry. An opportunity exists at Rheinmetall Laingsdale (Maitland) in Cape Town for a Maintenance Planner.

The successful candidate will be reporting to the Manufacturing Manager.

Minimum Requirements:

National Diploma/Degree in Mechanical Engineering;
5 years’ minimum experience gained as a Maintenance Planner within a Manufacturing environment;
Prior supervisory experience would be an advantage.
Key responsibilities include, inter alia:

Maintenance Planner

Ensuring optimal availability and performance of the plant and equipment reliability;
Ensure a high level of internal customer satisfaction through fast and effective service provisions;
Developing, reviewing and updating all maintenance schedules for the plants, including facility maintenance;
Optimising the engineering program including annual shutdown;
Controlling and maintaining Safety Health Environment (S.H.E.) and risk schedules and documentation;
Review reports with planning team to highlight problem area;
Check maintenance plan;
Inform maintenance team leader and production supervisor of any impending services;
Based on this information drawn up daily, weekly, monthly and yearly preventative maintenance plan;
Perform administrative tasks for maintenance function.

Recommended Competencies and Skills:

Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Power Point and Project);
Knowledge of company ERP System and other systems for maintenance planning;
Excellent analytical abilities with emphasis on breakdown stats and machine optima/availabilities;
Good communication (verbal/non-verbal) with strong presentation and negotiations skills;
Driven, confident, self-motivated and results orientated.
Should you meet the requirements and wish to be considered an applicant for this position, please submit a comprehensive CV and cover letter to [email protected] or via fax: XXX-XXXX by no later than 28 February 2019.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


This position reports to: Manufacturing Manager
Apply before Thursday, February 28, 2019 – 3 Days left
Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion.
If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.


Source: careers24