Senior Planner, Maintenance

Requisition Number:  13019
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Ogden, UT, US, 84404

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.

Develops, communicates, and executes maintenance plans to utilize plant resources (labor, materials, tools, and parts) effectively and efficiently.  The Planner assists in the continuous improvement of the Leading2Lean CMMS program.  The planner helps produce reliable plant capacity, including the reduction in machine downtime and maintenance costs by providing accurate work plans ready for implementation.  The planner assists the Maintenance department to build technical and system capability through out the organization.


Your Day to Day:

  • Review, approve, prioritize, schedule and close corrective work orders.
  • Modify existing or develop new Preventative and Predictive Maintenance tasks.
  • Review weekly backlog data for assigned area(s) of responsibility and conduct meetings to discuss.
  • Meet with electrical, mechanical and production owners for jobs that must be planned.
  • Input weekly, down day, and annual outage schedules into Microsoft programs
  • Utilize planning tools to determine parts, materials, rental equipment and/or contractor support necessary for jobs to be performed.
  • Coordinate parts/rentals/contractor needs and submit requisitions.
  • Develop/update Bill of Materials (BOM) for equipment.
  • Submit Major Expense Project (MEP) request for parts or contractor services.
  • Develop Standard Maintenance Procedures (SMPs) containing details to perform job and field validate procedure.
  • Complete parts received verification.
  • Ensure job parts are kitted.
  • Ensure contractors are notified of safety training requirements prior to arrival on site.
  • Follow up with contractors to ensure they received a Purchase Order, prior to their expected arrival on site.
  • Review work orders for parts used, prior to work orders being closed.
  • Lead and/or participate in improvement opportunities/projects.
  • Utilize OSB Asset Maintenance Workflow Process
  • Drive forklift and/or other mobile equipment
  • Adhere to all plant safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and procedures to include wearing the necessary Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
  • Perform tasks such as pulling, pushing, and lifting as much as 40 lbs., as well as walking, climbing, including stairs & ladders, stooping, standing, and reaching

What you need to be successful in this role:

  • High School Diploma or GED required, Bachelor’s or Equivalency Preferred
  • 5 years of maintenance craft, planning, or other proven applicable experience.
  • Maintenance Craft Experience, MS Office, Expertise & proficiency with basic computer software and the ability to learn how to effectively use maintenance software to input data and research parts, Procurement, Project Management, Ability to read and understand electrical diagrams, Ability to read and understand complex piping diagrams and mechanical drawings, Thorough understanding of maintenance practices.

Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being.  In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

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