About the role

At QAL we are strengthened by diversity and are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. QAL is an Equal Opportunity employer and encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

About the role:

Reporting to the Central Workshop Superintendent, your primary role is to lead a team of maintenance planners to support the Bayer circuit maintenance planning function.  You will influence planning processes, team members, stakeholders and shared resources to support the maintenance and production team objectives.

Responsibilities of this role include:

  • Driving and promoting a strong safety culture in line with QAL values

  • Managing and supervising a planning team, including team leadership, performance management, safety performance, workflow management and task execution.

  • Develop and improve the QAL planning function processes with a focus on quality and accuracy of workscope and work management improvements
  • Building and maintaining customer relationships and interfacing with other maintenance, support, engineering and operations teams.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Trade background or tertiary qualifications in Engineering preferred

  • Prior experience in maintenance management and / or business process improvement techniques and systems would be highly regarded

  • Previous experience in a similar role in a heavy operational or maintenance environment would be advantageous

  • Experience in computerised maintenance systems

  • High level of skill in the use of SAP and the Microsoft Office Suite are desirable

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills and leadership abilities


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