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Planner/Scheduler - Maintenance

  • WAC Workshop Full Time - Permanent
  • Job no: XJYPM
  • Categories: Planning/Scheduling, WAC

Macmahon are currently seeking a dynamic Maintenance Planner/Scheduler to join the Perth Workshop team based near the Perth International Airport. Hours of work will be Monday - Friday, hours will depend on operational requirements and reporting into the Workshop Support Supervisor. 

Key accountabilities of this role include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Based on the priorities, available hours and resources available, develop the Workshop short term and long term plans/schedules, ensuring the plan is communicated with all stakeholders
  • Identify scope, work steps, resources and equipment required to achieve planned jobs
  • Foresee and eliminate potential delays through accurate planning and scheduling.
  • Assist in the preparation of forecast budgets
  • Communicate with external service providers to meet Macmahon requirements including management of external WIP
  • Adhere to and promote compliance with the Workplace Health and Safety Act and company values of Safety, Teamwork, Prosperity, Integrity and Environment
  • Ability to create, maintain and be able to “talk to” Gantt charts, Microsoft Project, Excel, Word and ERP systems such as SAP

The successful candidate will be a proactive, detail focused, team player and will possess the following:

  • 5-10 years mining maintenance experience with a minimum of 2 years in planning or scheduling disciplines
  • Experience in major shut downs or component rebuilds
  • Direct experience with heavy mobile equipment maintenance
  • OEM Warranty experience
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to successfully manage fluctuating workloads and prioritize accordingly
  • Highly developed communication skills (interpersonal, written and verbal)
  • Not essential - hold a Trade Qualification – Heavy Diesel Mechanic and knowledge on Caterpillar equipment
  • Not essential - Completion of Certificate IV Project Management
  • Previous experience using OEM parts systems with CAT, Hitachi, Komatsu, Cummins


  • Competitive remuneration $$$
  • Excellent rewards schemes
  • Onsite gym – train 1-1 with our PT for free!
  • Free secure parking
  • Upskill with a registered RTO
  • Dedicated lifestyle, financial and mental health support

Should your application be successful, you will be required to pass a medical and drug and alcohol test along with obtaining a National Police Clearance.

If you are interested in this position then APPLY NOW to join one of Australia’s best known contracting brands and named in the top 20 employers in the country.

  • Published on 20 May 2019, 8:43 AM