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Position:         Planning Engineer - OHX

Job Description:

To provide planning expertise for maintenance of plant equipment including major turn
rounds and shutdowns and associated projects. 


1. Shall be an Engineering graduate in any one of the three disciplines Mechanical,
Electrical and Control & Instrumentation.
2. Shall have adequate experience in the field of planning in maintenance related works
of which four (04) years must be in the field of maintenance planning as planning engineer.
The Planning Section generates and issues PM Plans for Mechanical, Electrical, Control,Condition Monitoring, Fire & Gas, Vehicles, Heavy Lifts and Mobile Equipment. It has a vital role in planning, preparing, organizing and controlling the planned turnarounds, shutdowns, and maintenance of static and rotating equipment in the plant.
The planner is a key person in these activities and is responsible for continuous improvement in day to day/shutdown cost effective planning/scheduling and providing support to engineering sections. It is a major challenge to maintain and improve efficiency of the NGL complex by a timely planning/scheduling and follow up of preventive and planned maintenance to avoid any unforeseen breakdown of plant equipment and keep the plant
running in a safe manner.


  • To review/issue daily Maintenance schedules and verify that the work orders received in Maximo from different areas have been scheduled according to their priorities and resources availability. ( 50- 80 work orders are handled on daily basis.).
  •  To prepare/issue 2-weekly planning schedule detailing schedule start and schedule finish date with tag numbers in MS-Projects graphics.
  •  To generate, issue and follow up of Preventive Maintenance Monthly Plan consisting of approximately 300 work orders for plant maintenance, and issue Monthly PM Reports. 
  • To monitor and analyze major shutdown activities status on daily basis, and emphasizing to schedule/execute critical work in central and area maintenance which could have impact on timely completion of turnaround.
  •  To comply with all company Health, Safety and Environment as well as Work Permit, policies and procedures.
  • To prepare, compile and issue various reports e.g. status reports, weekly, two weekly plans compliance report and monthly maintenance department report, maintenance performance indices report , PSV’S backlog/ statistics reports etc.