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Maintenance Planner / Scheduler - EVT

Location:  Everett WA


Position Type:  Full Time

Job Summary

Improve overall work force productivity and work quality by anticipating and eliminating potential delays through planning and coordination of manpower, parts and material, and equipment access.
Responsible for planning, scheduling, and coordination of all planned maintenance work performed on the plant site.
Responsible for maintenance records and files essential to meaningful analysis and reporting of maintenance related matters.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Plans, schedules and assigns work as required for corrective work orders.
  • Responsible for reviewing and maintaining all incoming work requests in the CMMS to insure timely and efficient completion.
  • Prepares, Documents, Implements and Monitors effective guidelines for data structure.
  • Work closely with the Manager of Maintenance / Engineering, Maintenance Manager, and Maintenance Team Leaders to implement new and/or improved methodologies for the Maintenance department in order to optimize and streamline procedures.
  • Prepare Standard Work Instructions / procedures for Preventive Maintenance activities.
  • Analyze failure information and implement improved Maintenance activities to reduce MTBF.
  • Work with Production and Scheduling departments to support equipment maintenance schedules while maintaining required production capacity.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all work orders provide clear assignment instructions outlining detailed objectives and goals of each assignment.
  • Define, create, generate and distribute reports related to maintenance activities.
  • Document Maintenance specific procedures for use within the department.
  • Provides Support as required for miscellaneous projects.
  • Negotiate and coordinate with vendors for diagnostic, overhaul, and training support visits.
  • Manages several key maintenance related plant safety programs.
  • Provides support for daily direction setting meetings.
  • Ensures department metrics and goals are achieved.

Qualifications and Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Thorough knowledge of CMMS systems and their applications
  • 5+ years experience in a dynamic maintenance environment
  • Food manufacturing experience preferred Or
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Computer skills, proficient skills in Microsoft Office Applications, and CMMS
  • Forklift Certified or ability to obtain forklift certification

Preferred Skills

  • Primary function is accomplished in office environment
  • Manufacturing environment, Conditions can be wet and cold
  • Must be willing to work all shifts, weekends and some holidays
  • Metrics / Individual Performance Objectives
  • Manpower Utilization

Required Attributes

  • Computer activities on a daily basis
  • Extensive walking and standing
  • Vision/hearing
  • Talking
  • Repetitive motion (hands/wrists)
  • Climb and balance
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs.


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