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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £41700.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Harry Williams

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    16 December 2023

Engineering Planner


Monday - Friday, £41,500 per Annum

This company is seeking an experienced Engineering Planner to join their team. As an Engineering Planner, you will be responsible for developing, supporting, maintaining, delivering and recording planned preventative maintenance activities across the site. You will also plan, coordinate and schedule routine and non-routine maintenance activities, and coordinate machine shuts through the development and delivery of combined operations machine shut plans.

As an Engineering Planner, what you'll be doing:

  • Review, update and develop planned and preventative regimes for process equipment
  • Monitor machine performance and breakdowns and create relevant history for engineering improvements from SAP PM system
  • Carry out analysis and related reporting of maintenance and machine KPI's and breakdowns to support improvement activities
  • Coordinate external contractors and organize bought-in services for maintenance
  • Schedule resource and priorities with the Engineering Supervisors and mill requirements
  • Monitor planned run and shut preventative maintenance methods for routine tasks
  • Establish and monitor regular inspections (e.g. pressure systems reg's, hoists/lifting equipment, ladder inspections, fixed internal services, etc.)
  • Generate and publish Maintenance KPI's from SAP PM system as required
  • Shutdown planning and management including supporting the organization of spares and contract services
  • Daily management of the SAP PM system
  • Provide super-user support to the site for SAP PM system
  • Review and maintain SAP PM systems to support financial monthly accruals

What we'll need from you:

  • Previous experience in establishing and maintaining planned and preventative maintenance systems
  • Experience in paper or related industry (rotating machinery)
  • Relevant engineering degree, HNC or equivalent
  • Self-directed and organized
  • Ability to prioritize and deliver against set priorities
  • Able to communicate and interact at all levels
  • Ability to drive through requirements and expectations to delivery
  • Professional but firm approach
  • Ability to keep accurate and up-to-date records
  • Able to set up and maintain systems, maintenance plans and controlled documents
  • Highly computer literate including SAP and Microsoft Project
  • Produce plans and schedules for planning all major shutdown activities
  • Maintenance background/engineering literate
  • SAP System knowledge and expertise
  • Educated to a minimum of HND/HNC level

What you'll get in return:

  • A Salary of £41,500
  • A Monday-Friday Working week
  • Performance-based bonuses
  • Flexible working hours
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • Training and development programs
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Pension plan

If you are a highly motivated and experienced Engineering Planner with a passion for maintaining and improving site maintenance activities, then this is the role for you.

Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.

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