Maintenance Planner – Tokoroa

  • Critical position in a heavy industrial manufacturing plant
  • Develop & maintain maintenance plans, systems & manage shutdowns
  • Drive opportunities for continuous improvement

Suit experienced Maintenance Planner within engineering or manufacturing looking for a new challenge!

This is a critical role at our Plywood site where you’ll actively build sound relationships with our site team to determine quality information and planning systems.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you’ll be tasked with driving results through determining quality information and planning systems to enable effective and timely decisions for predictive, preventative and breakdown services. You’ll develop and maintain maintenance plans and systems including the site Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS) and actively analyse and report on the maintenance team’s performance along with recommendations for improvements.

You’ll bring a proven maintenance planning background and a trade related qualification. Solid exposure in a process maintenance environment, Maintenance Best Practice and achievements operating highly efficient planning operations.

You’ll impress us with your excellent interpersonal and communication skills, computer skills ideally in Excel and large CMMS databases (ideally SAP), strong analytical ability and organisational skills.  This role plays a critical part in estimating and scheduling maintenance shutdowns, preparing and reporting against maintenance budgets. An understanding of RCM principles and other maintenance strategy tools will also be part of your success in this position.

This role will give you the opportunity to work with a highly talented team and be exposed to a complex and exciting heavy industrial manufacturing. In return for your experience, we offer a competitive base salary plus various benefits including superannuation and medical scheme. Please go to to find out more about working for us.  

If you think you’ve got what it takes to perform this crucial role in our business, then we’re keen to talk with you! Please apply online to express your interest in joining our Tokoroa - Plywood team.  

Permanent Full Time

Job no: CHH177

Location: Kinleith Estate, Tokoroa

Closing Date: Open Until Filled