Planner- Maintenance

Job Title: Planner- Maintenance
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Lloydminster, Canada
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-08-22
Reference: BH-88511
Contact Name: Courtney Blazevic
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 23, 2018 23:43

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client, is currently seeking a Planner- Maintenance in Lloydminster, AB on a 1 year contract (to start). The qualified candidate would preferably be local or have accommodations in the Lloydminster area as no LOA will be given.  


1. Support the creation of the SAP Hierarchy 

• Audit the SAP hierarchy and resolve discrepancies. 

2. Lead and or assist in the development, creation, and optimization of SAP Plant Maintenance in alignment with maintenance and planning standards 

• Leverage trade specialists as required to complete scope; collaborate with required stakeholders 

• Build Maintenance Plans, Items and Task Lists; preserve and restore 

• Build time based and conditions-based Preserve Task Lists 

• Build Operator Performed Maintenance Task Lists 

• Define Assemblies, create Material Masters and Equipment BOMs; assignment in SAP 

3. Roll out SAP Maintenance Plans, Items and Task Lists to the facility Maintenance and Operation Teams. 

• Training of facility Maintenance Planner 

• Reporting of planned costs by project 

4. Lead and assist in the definition of Assembly creation, assignment in SAP 

5. Lead and assist in the development / creation of Material Masters and Equipment BOMs; assignment in SAP 

6. Lead and assist in the evaluation of critical spares 

• Leverage trade specialists as required to complete scope; collaborate with required stakeholders 

• Identify failures modes and associated critical spares; define maintenance strategy 

• Create Material Masters and Equipment BOMs with critical identification; assignment in SAP 

• Lead Review and Acceptance of critical spares lists and maintenance strategy with facility Maintenance and Operations Teams 

• Identify warehouse preservation requirements for critical spares 

• Build warehouse preservation maintenance plans, items, and task lists 

7. Ensure processes are carried out effectively and drive continuous improvement. 

• Lead or support continuous improvement initiatives 

• Lead or support the development of new or modification of existing procedures and work instructions 

• Support department initiatives as needed 


• Bachelor’s Degree, Technical Diploma, or Trades Certificate from an accredited institution 

• Minimum of 5-10 years related maintenance experience in the oil and gas, petrochemical, pulp and paper or power generation industries 

• Experience / working knowledge within a Centralized Maintenance Management System (CMMS), e.g. SAP PM, Maximo 

o Plant Maintenance and Materials Management SAP modules or equivalent CMMS 

o Developing / building maintenance plans, items, and task lists 

• Experience with work order execution, task list scoping, equipment troubleshooting 

• A good understanding and working knowledge of: 

o Pressure equipment, rotating, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation and controls equipment, 

o Various engineered drawings and documents, e.g. P&IDs, single lines drawings, datasheets, equipment manuals 

• Strong computer skills with MS Office suite 

• Professional and personable individual who: 

o Is organized and able to prioritize 

o Works well in a team as well as individually to achieve results in a busy environment with multiple stakeholders 

o Is a fast learner with the ability to develop and enhance new ideas 

o Possesses strong communication skills (verbal and written) 

o Is efficiency focused and can identify and implement improvements to enhance work execution and/or operational integrity 

o Is safety, reliability and cost efficiency focused 



• SAP training/certification 

• Experience / familiarity with: 

o Thermal operations 

o Facility operation and maintenance 

o Applicable energy codes, standards, regulations, and acts 

• Planning experience on electrical and/or instrumentation equipment 

• Good working knowledge and experience with CMMS Scheduling System, e.g. GWOS, Primavera 

• Experience in Reliability Centered Maintenance 


Thank you for applying, however only those with closely aligned skills and experience will be contacted.