Senior Planner: Maintenance (m/f)

Swakop Uranium

Swakop Uranium is recruiting a Senior Planner: Maintenance (m/f), to be based in Swakopmund, Namibia.
  • Responsible for the long term and short term maintenance planning in terms of planning, resourcing, scheduling and co-ordination of all maintenance work for maintaining and enhancing equipment reliability, using the most cost-effective methods to minimize risk and rework
  • Review and ensure implementation of required changes to work packages or master data for owner approval
  • Review and update work order layouts to ensure compliance to company SSHERQ requirements and maintenance and reliability guidelines
  • Report and review SAP PM work order management KRA’s on regular intervals
  • Establish and maintain sound long and short term maintenance plans and practices
  • Ensure completion of planning functional work to the highest standards for the various planning functions on site
  • Review and build new Reliability maintenance routines based on feedback from
  • Reliability Engineers linked to basic maintenance reviews and RCA reviews considering equipment owner requests and approval
  • Support and review all compliance programs related to all relevant legislation, agreements, standards, codes of practice, statutory and other specified reporting requirements
  • Manage overall planning data control, including the accurate recording, storage, retrieval and management of a variety of information and records
  • Optimize usage of the information systems and database to ensure quality and integrity of maintenance management information reports
  • Provide a framework for a database of all tasks used to compile the weekly plan and long term plan, benchmark current work management standards and optimize work performance
  • Synchronize the Equipment Master data records with the relevant Asset Register
  • Co-ordinate and control spares, critical stock and component control requirements
  • Coordinate the identification and ordering of parts in advance to ensure long term BOM’s meet resourcing and work execution schedules
  • Monitor and coordinate warranty claims with Service receivers mine wide
  • Prepare forecast on major maintenance work, plant shutdown requirements, and mine wide resource coordination
  • Coordinate maintenance shutdown planning with operational departments and issue approval documents
  • Grade 12 with N3 Trade Certificate in related Engineering discipline in a relevant field
  • SAP Maintenance planning certificate will be an added advantage
  • 10 years’ Post Trade Maintenance experience of which 3 years should have been in a supervisory capacity and 5 years should have been in Maintenance Planning
  • Recognized qualification in Asset Maintenance/Business/Project Management will be an added advantage
  • Significant experience and ability to work with integrated maintenance systems such as SAP PM
  • Valid Code B/BE Driver’s License
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
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