Maintenance Planner

  • Location
    Fort Mcmurray, Alberta
  • Job type

Interested in working at one of the leaders in the oil and gas industry in Canada? If so, it’s all possible with this Maintenance Planner job opportunity in Fort McMurray, AB.
Adecco is currently hiring a Maintenance Planner for a long-term contract to work full-time hours at a well-established energy company majoring in the production of synthetic crude from oil sands located in Fort McMurray, AB. In this role, you will be responsible for the overall maintenance planning for an assigned scope/plant.

  • Location: Fort McMurray, AB
  • Availability Required: Monday-Friday; 8:00 am-5:00 pm
  • Job type: Long-Term Contract
  • Here’s why you should apply:

  • Free access to our Aspire Academy for continuing professional education
  • Hires fast, pays weekly 
  • Vacation pay paid out on each weekly pay cheque 
  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified
  • Free training programs
  • $50 voucher for boots in partnership with Mark’s Work Warehouse
  • New and quicker onboarding process
  • Responsibilities:

  • Work with technical to clearly understand the detailed scope and develop planning steps, assign resources, logic, priorities, and prepare job package binders
  • Work closely with other Outage Planners, Coordinators, Contractor Supervision, Execution Leaders to develop executable plans in SAP & Primavera P6 along with required job packages
  • Assess jobs for prefabrication possibilities, prepare and initiate work for execution
  • Create notifications for work requests for CMS and interface with CMS planners as required, monitor the status of prefab work, including offsite vendors
  • Field check job site for job plan and work face alignment
  • Participate with Technical in engineering reviews, outage work list reviews
  • Identify optimization opportunities, cost benefits and run multiple what-if scenarios
  • Align with execution and contractors on critical and subcritical path
  • Identify material requirements, develop MTOs and work with material coordinators/procurement to receive materials in-time without impact to Outage timing
  • Integrate shut down and start-up sequencing of tasks and liaise with operations
  • During the execution phase, update the plans and work with coordinators to ensure that correct steps are being worked
  • Manage found scope and contingency planning during the execution window
  • Work with schedulers for schedule integrity, analysis, look ahead reporting, camp forecasts and workforce mobilization/demobilization plans
  • Provide planning process updates of assigned units & sensitivities to the area leadership team
  • Provide estimation information for the plan to help develop overall cost estimation
  • Requirements:

  • Must be legally eligible to work, and reside in Canada
  • Electrical or Instrumentation trade certification or technical diploma or engineering degree with planning experience is required
  • Knowledge of refinery/upgrader/Utility is preferred
  • 5 – 10 years of field experience with some supervisory skills is a must
  • 5 – 10 years of Turnaround or Maintenance planner experience is also a must
  • Should have outstanding computer proficiency as well as a working knowledge of planning principles and Primavera (P6) skills
  • Understanding of various trades to manage interferences in plans is required
  • Must have good interpersonal skills with strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent computer proficiency, especially in Word, Excel, Primavera (P6) & SAP
  • Apply now to this Maintenance Planner job opportunity for immediate employment consideration and an Adecco Recruiter will be in touch with you if you qualify.
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    Reference number CA_EN_1_028547_2092523

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