Mechanical Maintenance Planner - ID 236 - Fort McMurray

The Mechanical Planner is accountable for detailed maintenance planning, cost estimating and control functions in general to maximize production while achieving budgeted targets in a safe, cost effective and timely manner. Planning knowledge and experience particularly within the maintenance department in the Oil and Gas Industry needed. Previous experience with SAP mandatory. The ideal candidate should hold a Journeyman status as one of the following: Pipefitter, Steamfitter, Boilermaker or relative trade.

Role and Responsibilities (include but not limited to):

Perform field inspections and determine the appropriate job work scopes. Develop the work plans for the maintenance jobs (using SAP PM) with the necessary information to allow efficient scheduling, assignment, and execution of these jobs

Create, use, and maintain plant history and other technical files to include information in current job plans to anticipate and avoid job delays

Develop cost and time estimates of the planned maintenance work

Write applicable maintenance procedures that promote defect-free maintenance work quality

Be responsible for up-keep and accuracy of equipment maintenance history and job records database

Be responsible for up-keep and accuracy of technical information on processes, plant and equipment

Continually improve the planning, scheduling, purchasing, stores, data management and job reporting systems to increase planning effectiveness and efficiency assuring that the work is planned to meet all important maintenance, construction and start-up dates.

Maximize resource productivity by identifying parts, materials, special tools, external services, rentals and documentation

Preparation of job plans ready for scheduling detailing parts, materials, special tools, external services and documentation with planned costs

Identification of safety, EH&S, permit and communication requirements

Preparation of job plans to include the sequencing of associated tasks, taking into account multi-craft alignment.

Maintain and continuously improve job plans

Maintain bills of materials (BOM's)

Maintain work center


Journeyman Trade Certified: Pipefitter, Steamfitter, Boilermaker, or relative trade

Dynamic individual with 3 to 5 years minimum planning experience

A working knowledge of computerized maintenance management systems (preferably SAP or Similar) and material management systems

Proficient with Microsoft office products such as Word & Excel

Knowledge of routine maintenance practices, performances measures, scheduling tools and techniques

Skills and Knowledge:

Strong interpersonal, communication, administrative and leadership skills are required

Motivated, self-starter who can work well independently or within a team environment

An effective communicator with the ability to develop positive working relations across a multitude of business units


Strong attention to detail

Exercises good judgment on complex decisions

Fort McMurray LOCAL Candidates

Reference Job ID #236

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted at this time.

"WestCorp Solutions is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to help build a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential."