Senior Planner: Maintenance at SWAKOP URANIUM

Posted by | February 19, 2023 | Engineering Jobs

Reference Number: 283


Responsible for the long term and short term maintenance planning in terms of planning, resourcing, scheduling and co-ordination of all maintenance work for maintaining and enhancing equipment reliability, using the most cost-effective methods to minimize risk and rework.


Key Performance Areas:

  • Review and ensure implementation of required changes to work packages or master data for owner approval.
  • Review and update work order layouts to ensure compliance to company SSHERQ requirements and maintenance and reliability guidelines.
  • Report and review SAP PM work order management KRA’s on regular intervals.
  • Establish and maintain sound long and short term maintenance plans and practices.
  • Ensure completion of planning functional work to the highest standards for the various planning functions on site.
  • Review and build new Reliability maintenance routines based on feedback from Reliability Engineers linked to basic maintenance reviews and RCA reviews considering equipment owner requests and approval.
  • Support and review all compliance programs related to all relevant legislation, agreements, standards, codes of practice, statutory and other specified reporting requirements.
  • Manage overall planning data control, including the accurate recording, storage, retrieval and management of a variety of information and records.
  • Optimize usage of the information systems and database to ensure quality and integrity of maintenance management information reports.
  • Provide a framework for a database of all tasks used to compile the weekly plan and long term plan, benchmark current work management standards and optimize work performance.
  • Synchronize the Equipment Master data records with the relevant Asset Register.
  • Co-ordinate and control spares, critical stock and component control requirements.
  • Coordinate the identification and ordering of parts in advance to ensure long term BOM’s meet resourcing and work execution schedules.
  • Monitor and coordinate warranty claims with Service receivers mine wide.
  • Prepare forecast on major maintenance work, plant shutdown requirements, and mine wide resource coordination.
  • Coordinate maintenance shutdown planning with operational departments and issue approval documents.



Requirements and experience:

  • Grade 12 with N3 Trade Certificate in related Engineering discipline in a relevant field.
  • SAP Maintenance planning certificate will be an added advantage.
  • 10 years’ Post Trade Maintenance experience of which 3 years should have been in a supervisory capacity and 5 years should have been in Maintenance Planning.
  • Recognized qualification in Asset Maintenance/Business/Project Management will be an added advantage.
  • Significant experience and ability to work with integrated maintenance systems such as SAP PM.
  • Valid Code B/BE Driver’s License.

Closing date: 27 February 2023


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One Response to “Senior Planner: Maintenance at SWAKOP URANIUM”

  1. Comment made by samuel taapopi on Feb 21st 2023 at 9:05 pm:

    my name is kayambu samuel taapopi and i am looking for a job as a general work

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