Maintenance & Production Scheduler

Brisbane, Australia

Job Reference 1183525

Location Brisbane, Australia

Industry Infrastructure - Transportation

Function Operations & Production

Job Type Permanent

Date Added January 12, 2023

Airswift is recruiting a Maintenance & Production Scheduler to work for our rail client who are a global manufacturer and maintainer of rolling stock and industrial machinery.

The role is accountable for capacity planning, planned-demand-to-schedule conversion and ensuring that targeted levels of shop productivity are achieved by way of maintenance planning, labour planning, roster development, training, and productivity improvements.  

Location-          Ipswich, QLD, Brisbane, QLD
Duration-           Permanent

  • Develop and monitor execution of rolling 4-week work schedule to meet demand and drive productivity improvements, while balancing capacity and resource restrictions
  • Work order management from creation through to close
  • Delivery In Full on Time (DIFOT) performance in alignment with internal and external demand.
  • Development and implementation of business processes and frameworks
  • Development and tracking of revenue forecasting
  • Effectively plan the execution of work in alignment with the Business Plan
  • Ensure accuracy of Routes (Task Lists) and BOMs (Parts list) in liaison with Planning and Engineering
  • Drive a positive culture amongst work groups to enact continuous improvement and enhancement of production and maintenance processes
  • Contribute to key planning, productivity and cost related improvement initiatives and adhere to planning processes and frameworks

Required Experience
  • Trade qualification, diploma or degree in relevant field is desirable
  • Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) in rail, aviation, logistics, mining, or supply chain industry experience desirable, but some form of heavy industry experience is a must-have
  • Experience and knowledge in a manufacturing or supply chain environment
  • Significant ERP and Maintenance systems experience (e.g. Maximo, SAP, Oracle, AX)
  • Continuous Improvement, Lean Manufacturing or Six Sigma training is desirable
  • Australian Working Rights

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