Mine Staffing Services International on LinkedIn Mine Staffing Services International on Twitter Mine Staffing Services International on Facebook

Fixed Maintenance Planner

  • Process Operations
  • Nevada USA

The Fixed (Process) Maintenance Planner is responsible to plan, produce and monitor compliance of Preventative Maintenance programs and schedules for all process equipment to achieve improved performance, quality and productivity of equipment (Crusher, Heap Leach, Merrill Crowe, and Building Maintenance). Responsible for scoping, planning and scheduling maintenance work orders and ensure all necessary parts are available for maintenance jobs. Build a strong collaborative partnership with maintenance contractor in order to minimize downtime of equipment. .


Maximize maintenance efficiencies to ensure a maximum cost benefit within mine budget while lessening interruptions to production using planned, predicative and maintenance methods and systems.
In coordination with the maintenance contractor, develop a weekly, monthly, quarterly, annually work schedule designed to deliver maximum uptime.
Ensure proper work execution and follow up is incorporated into the planned maintenance schedule.
Liaise with Supply Chain to expedite external parts and contractor labor supplies, where necessary.
Assist with failure analysis and develop methods or procedures to mitigate.
Reviews completed work orders to ensure relevant job information is captured in the equipment/component repair history file.
Report on standard maintenance measures that are directly related to the equipment namely; availability, mean repair duration, mean time between maintenance, component usage and cost (actual versus budget) on a monthly basis.
Coordinate appropriate resource planning and scheduling including required labor, subcontractors, materials and tools to support maintenance and project activities.


Minimum of three (3) years’ experience maintenance planning experience in a mining industry.
Able to work unsupervised. Able to understand and follow work standards and procedures and identify improvement to these standards when appropriate.
Demonstrated ability to analyze information and use logic to address work-related issues and problems required.
Advanced computer skills are required. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office software and CMMS (Computer Management Maintenance System), experience in Ellipse a plus.
Capable of managing and prioritizing multiple tasks.
Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
Requires being careful about detail and being thorough in completing work tasks required.
Requires and proven safety, reliability, dependability, and fulfilling obligations.

For more information, or to submit your resume for consideration please contact:
Jan de Ville
(303) 440-8686

To apply for this job email your details to jdeville@minestaffing.com