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Mechanical Maintenance Planner in Bogalusa, LA at Allied Reliability Group

Date Posted: 11/27/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Mechanical Planner will plan for jobs that encompass:

  • Inspect, test, repair, install and maintain mechanical equipment including but not limited to: pumps (all types), turbines, valves, couplings, conveyors, gearboxes, tanks, and mill infrastructure items
  • Plan maintenance weekly work, routine outages and annual outages.  Duties may include equipment data collection and entry, and document processing requiring in-depth analysis, independent judgment, and a comprehensive knowledge of company and/or department procedures.


  • Plan work orders, order non-store stock material, verify store stock material for all work orders and generate purchase requisitions.
  • Estimate and plan scheduled routine and annual outages.
  • Develop and maintain a 2-week planned backlog on maintenance activities that have been prioritized by the area’s Operations and Maintenance Coordinator (OMC)
  • Work with maintenance and vendors for best material for the application of equipment repair and reliability.
  • Enter changes into Functional Location Bill of Materials as they occur.
  • Work with area OMC and Maintenance FLL for the coordination of parts delivery and resource availability for weekly maintenance work
  • Work with area OMC and Maintenance FLL to track work progress and document planning improvement opportunities.
  • Responsible for maintaining all area equipment files, OEM Manuals, drawings, copies of all specifications, critical tolerances, repair data and area standard job plans and PM Routes.
  • Assist and support the OMC in keeping the notification backlog updated and manageable. Assure work orders are properly filled out for most efficient execution and for equipment history.
  • Must be able follow the planning process for Planning Jobs:
    • Review and analyze the work order.  
    • Visit the job site.
    • Scope and estimate the job.
    • Plan the work. Determine materials availability.
    • Complete the work plan.
    • Work order follow-up.
  • Participate in call duty rotation
  • Other duties as assigned



A.  Education and Experience

  • Technical degree and minimum of 5 years experience.  Equivalent years of related maintenance experience may be considered in lieu of technical degree. 

B.  Knowledge/Competencies

  • Knowledge of maintenance planning processes, contract coordination, financials, key maintenance indicators, computer software (spreadsheet, database, scheduling), and pulp and paper.
  • Experience utilizing SAP-PM

C.  Work Environment

  • Field/Office-- Extended hours required during outages.



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