20, Jan 2019 -

Maintenance Planner (HRL 13/S9)

Maintenance Planner  (HRL 13/S9)

Lomati Mill, Barberton

Sappi Lomati is looking to employ a Maintenance Planner to plan and schedule all maintenance tasks to ensure long-term plant availability and reliability, thereby contributing to the overall equipment effectiveness (OOE).


  • PM Notification management.
  • Scope work orders for planned maintenance tasks
  • Scheduling work orders for the execution of scheduled and / or planned maintenance tasks
  • Improve master data
  • Effective shut planning and execution of responsibilities with regard to breakdowns and opportunity maintenace
  • Report writting
  • Knowledge sharing within and accross teams
  • To actively participate in MDT activities
  • To analyse maintenance data, compile / extract and issue reports for optimization of equipment availability and costs
  • Assist in facilitation of problem solving sessions and administer relevant gap lists.
  • Assist with management of plant maintenace costs ( within budget )


  • Planning and Organising
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving and analysis
  • Analytical thinking
  • interpersonal and communication skills
  • Maintenance Planning
  • Understanding of maintenance business processes and standards
  • Ability to understand technical drawings


  • Relevant NQF 4 Qualification ( Matrick / N3 )
  • Recognised trade certificate with 5 years' experience in a manufacturing industry environment
  • Computer Literacy (MS Office, Projects)
  • SAP experience ( CMMS ) advantageous
  • 3 - 5 years relevant maintenance planning experience
  • Saw Milling Industry experience will be advantageous

Please click HERE to create an account and apply

HR Contact
Kgwerano Notoane 
011 407 8111

Feel free to visit our website for further information www.sappi.com 

Sappi is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Should you not have been contacted within 14 days of the closing date of this advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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  • Roy Southey - Executive Director
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  • Phone:  +27(44) 343 1720
  • Address:  P.O. Box 1118, Sedgefield, 6573
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