Maintenance Scheduler

Published on: Apr 20, 2022

Your Responsibilities

Reporting to the SAP PM/MM Specialist , you will be responsible for scheduling all RTS work for all areas of the plant. The position is also responsible for scheduling all contractors and ensuring schedule accuracy. The position ensures that, at any time, it is possible to perform, in the right time, with the right means, all maintenance tasks. The position also ensures that all the proper resources and materials are assigned to the tasks. 

  • Generating and owning the schedule in MRS
  • Review RTS with Execution Supervisors and Coordinators
  • Assess schedule availability and create time allocations in MRS
  • Create schedule in MRS (Or any other software) system
  • Ensure schedule accuracy
  • Work with Planners and contractors to resolve issues and conflicts
  • Reserve and book mobile equipment and work with the Planners and Coordinators to resolve any conflicting issues. Book equipment through key cabinet.
  • All corrective and preventative work is scheduled, sequenced and PM’s are included in all daily and weekly schedules to cover all labour hours that are available. Time scheduled labour hours needs to be >100%
  • Develop a partnership with production/operations, purchasing, engineering and other key stakeholders in the planning and scheduling process
  • Responsible for setting up and running all related scheduling meetings
  • Send out weekly schedules and meeting minutes

Your Profile

Our company values and recognizes the diversity of the workforce and encourages individuals with the equivalent combination of education and work experience. The ideal candidate will have:

  • Journeyperson Trade or Engineering Technologist with 3-5 years of experience in a heavy industrial process setting
  • Experience in dealing with internal and external resources will also be beneficial.
  • Verbal and written communication is vital and strong software experience in SAP and Microsoft Excel, Word and Project.
  • The detailed nature of data management requires exceptional organizational skills.  The data and schedules are crucial to making key decisions that directly affect maintenance and operations.

Employment is subject to successfully completing KSPC’s pre-employment checks which may include criminal record check, education verification, functional fitness evaluation and drug and alcohol testing.

To ensure consideration for this role, please apply by May 15, 2022.

Your Benefits

By living our common K+S values across all our locations in the world: We are optimistic about our future, collaborative in building it, and with our entrepreneurial spirit, we aim to dig deeper and reach higher. We remain agile in an ever-changing world. We are innovative, turning obstacles into opportunities – and we do it all in ways that are safe and sustainable, protecting future generations.

We are committed to being a company where every employee can contribute, grow and thrive, and where we reflect the diverse communities in which we live and work. We are working toward a truly inclusive environment, because we know that the amazing array of differences in our backgrounds, competencies, experiences, race, gender, age, beliefs, sexual orientation, identity and their intersections is key to the longevity, sustainability and growth of our organization.

In a career with K+S Potash Canada (KSPC), you can look forward to:

Good People and Great Culture

Be part of a team committed to building an innovative and diverse culture. KSPC is growing our business, delivering exciting new opportunities, and giving back to the communities where we live and work.

Challenge and Growth

We support your growth and potential through professional development, training, and a robust performance recognition program.

Valuable Compensation

Our total target compensation is competitive and benchmarked to the market. We have a Pay-for-Performance philosophy that includes two components: fixed (base) pay, and a short-term incentive (bonus) that rewards employees for their contributions towards corporate, team and individual successes.

Supporting Benefits

Our comprehensive, employer-paid benefits program includes Life, Disability, Health and Dental, as well as competitive Retirement benefits, Employee and Family Assistance Program, paid work time to help out in your community (volunteer with a sports team or a charitable organization of your choice) and more! We offer a Health Spending Account for extras, like more expensive glasses, or a Wellness Account that covers recreational items, like your park camping fees, hunting or fishing license, and your gym membership.

This is Us

We enrich life through the sustainable extraction and refinement of minerals to indispensable products and through our working environment, which is unique. Because it stands for everything that really matters in life: Trust, team spirit and meaningfulness for 11,000 employees at 50 locations on five continents. Welcome to K + S.

Be part of our team