Sitec - a Belcan company are currently looking to recruit a Planning Technician for a Private Oil and Gas Company in Fife, Scotland. The post is initially for a 12 month contract and is paying competitively on an hourly basis.
To provide planning to facilitate efficient execution of maintenance activities
Key Tasks, Responsibilities & Accountabilities
Review and validate clarity of work requests.
Produce cost estimates as required.
Receives approved work orders for planning.
Build plans that minimize equipment downtime and maximize safe/efficient/effective use of resources.
Initiate the interface between maintenance and other business areas to develop an integrated plan
Utilize planner complexity guidelines to determine the extent of detailed planning required
Define scope of work for contract services
Identify material needs
Initiate procurement and track status of materials and contract services
Test the plan to ensure alignment with original objectives
Produce the job pack as defined by GRS guidelines
Recycle major changes and deviations from the plan
Responsible for GRS planning related measures.
Facilitate planning meetings as required.
Develop standard plans and maintain library
Initiate the review of plan performance for continuous improvement of the planning process
Specific Job Requirements / Skills
Experienced in Petrochemical and/or Oil and Gas industry, specifically in one of the disciplines above (scaffolder, insulator or Painter - preferably scaffolder)
SAP knowledge would be beneficial, but alternative planning & scheduling software would also be considered
Recommended Experience and Knowledge
Maintenance and/or Project experience in a multi-discipline working environment.
Field craft experience or equivalent
Awareness of live plant work constraints
Knowledge of planning process, procedures and tools.
Working knowledge of SAP or other interim computerized planning systems and software
Understanding of and stewards all the key processes that support maintenance
Recommended Skills and Competencies
Ability to understand and react with diverse groups and operations.
Problem solving abilities.
Credibility to set high standards and promote continuous improvement for the corporation.
Structured, organized and methodical detail orientated.
Planning aptitude - the ability to optimize work and break it down into logical detailed steps.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Adaptability and initiative.
This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan