Maintenance Planner - Fixed Plant

Posted Date 2 months ago(1/3/2018 1:24 PM)
Job ID
Job Category
Site Services
Job Type

Mission for this Position

At Baffinland, we work and live beyond the Arctic Circle, mining iron ore at our Mary River property. Located in the Qikiqtani Region on Baffin Island, Nunavut, it’s one of the world’s most captivating and seldom seen destinations and we are looking for people ready to share, build, and grow with our company. 

We are a unique company with a strong management team. Our leadership team has amassed specialty experience on northern mining projects from community consultation and permitting, through to operation. Our workforce brings together the modern practice of safe, sustainable mining and the enduring value of a traditional culture, which is rapidly advancing. The result is a work and community experience you won't find anywhere else.


Currently Baffinland is looking for accomplished Maintenance Planners to join our team on a permanent basis. This position reports to the Superintendent of Planning and Reliability. Responsibilities include maintenance planning and scheduling for the Fixed Plant equipment, CMMS system data development and maintenance, as well as work management process coaching.

Main Accountabilities

  • Developing and implementing daily, weekly and monthly schedules for maintenance activities;
  • Providing analysis and interpretation of maintenance trends and variances;
  • Making recommendations to improve the maintenance system, initiating the required corrective actions;
  • Daily Work notification review and processing
  • Issuing work orders in accordance with production requirements and resource availability;
  • Monitoring outstanding work orders to determine maintenance status and report to clients accordingly;
  • Work with clients to develop, review and track progress on weekly maintenance schedules
  • Report Planning KPI data
  • Review and prioritizes maintenance work requests with the operations and maintenance team.
  • Create and continually update maintenance programs and schedules and equipment parts lists.
  • Develop, maintain, monitor and improve maintenance documents (manuals, procedures, PM’s)

Main Qualifications

  • Candidates must have a mechanical or electrical post-secondary education (college or university) or registered trade/journeyperson (e.g. mechanic).
  • Must have 5+ years of maintenance planning/reliability experience
  • Experience using SAP maintenance system is required
  • Maintenance Management Professional (MMP) or similar certification would be considered an asset
  • Must have strong analytical skills
  • Strong coaching and communication skills (verbal and written) 



Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed