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Reference Number: 870-2304LH

Job Description: 

Our client, with operations in Ghana, is seeking an experienced Maintenance Planning Manager to lead their team on site, for the maintenance planning of both fixed plant and mobile equipment.


  • Management of all maintenance planning activities and resources.
  • Coordination of team on a daily basis to ensure all maintenance planning activities are carried out on time, within budget and with safety standards adhered to.
  • Oversee the implementation of the asset maintenance management system.
  • Improvement initiatives for condition monitoring and reliability centered maintenance.
  • Reporting and record keeping.
  • Maximise equipment availability and reliability.
  • Implementation a culture of best practice maintenance.
  • Mentoring and training subordinates.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill 

  • Mechanical or Electrical Engineering Degree or similar qualification.
  • 10 years previously experience in maintenance planning for both fixed and mobile plant, with at least 5 years in a senior level role.
  • Project planning experience highly advantageous.
  • Experience with the implementation and use of SAP.
  • Experience with Primavera or MS Project.
  • Well-versed in Health, Safety and Environmental standards and practices.
  • Previous experience in underground mining.
  • Previous experience on remote mine sites in Africa.