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Maintenance Planner – Richards Bay needed at Bidvest Tank Terminals

Job title : Maintenance Planner – Richards Bay

Job Location : KwaZulu-Natal, Richards Bay

Deadline : 18-May-24

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Minimum Requirements

  • Matric
  • NTC5, Diploma or equivalent.
  • Trade tested in relevant engineering discipline.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in the engineering planning environment.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plan daily maintenance activities on site
  • Plan and control general maintenance and breakdowns on a day-to-day basis using the computerized maintenance system
  • Anticipate labour requirements and arrange accordingly
  • Prioritize and schedule daily work and manage time to ensure that maximum productivity is met
  • Co-ordinate all maintenance activities with the Charge Hands on site, routine, break down and emergency work to minimize downtime and delays
  • Assist in controlling a comprehensive preventative Maintenance program, maintain company assets within specification and to ensure optimum equipment availability
  • Operate and fully utilize the current computerised maintenance management system
  • Operate within the parameters of the Occupational Health & Safety Act
  • Compile monthly reports for submission to the Engineering Manager Maintenance Engineer
  • Implement and manage a planned maintenance system that provides consistently reliable equipment to support operations customer delivery requirements
  • Ensure that all equipment is maintained in good working order according to supplier’s maintenance requirements, prolonging its useful life
  • Ensure quantity and quality of strategic spares is always available to ensure the minimum downtime of equipment and to minimize operational delays
  • Ensure that all equipment is maintained at optimum levels to minimize downtime of equipment.
  • Maintain and update plant functional locations.
  • Assist in continuously monitoring expenditure and identify means to reduce costs by discussing budgets with the maintenance tea


  • Basic knowledge of Instrumentation, Electrical, Mechanical, Welding and Civil disciplines
  • Good understanding of plant and maintenance operations
  • Excellent communication, planning and organizational skills
  • Good working knowledge of computer systems i.e. word, excel, power point and SAP.
  • OSH Act knowledge, ISO Systems and Safety Management (NOSA)
  • Be able to work independently and in teams.

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