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Maintenance Planner | NSW-Garden Island

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Maintenance Planner

• Join the leading Defence industry organisation
• Opportunity for career growth and progression
• Garden Island, Potts Point with a complimentary bus service to and from the CBD

BAE Systems is Australia's most versatile Defence and Security Company. The Maritime Support Services business provides comprehensive through-life-support services for naval and marine ships and systems with sites in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth.

As a Maintenance Planner within the Maritime Sustainment team, you will work on the Transition Into Service Support Contract (TISSC) for the Royal Australian Navy, Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) Vessels. You will ensure  all system based maintenance plans are up to date, aligned with the Asset Management Planning System and the platform usage upkeep cycles.

In more specific terms, you will:
• Actively participate in the rolling planning process
• Assist in developing a culture of ‘Schedule is Key, Safety before Schedule'
• Create system maintenance plans and ensure accuracy of all data entry
• Monitor the completion of scheduled tasks ensuring maintenance plans are updated to reflect task completion or deferral
• Provide system maintenance plans for the scheduler to build into the fully integrated maintenance schedule

As the ideal applicant, you will have:
• Previous experience, performing a similar role, ideally gained within a shipbuilding environment
• Previous defence experience would be highly regarded
• A qualification, ideally in Engineering, or Project Management
• An understanding of the maintenance planning process and development requirements
• Highly Proficient in MS Project scheduling tool and MS Excel
• Strong analytical capability to identify trends and patterns
• Excellent communication skills to be able to foster effective relationships with key stakeholders  including customers, senior management and peers
• The ability to work independently and proactively

To meet defence security requirements, applicants must be Australian citizens or eligible for citizenship.

At BAE Systems, we have a strong safety, health and environmental culture; employee safety and well-being is a top priority. We also maintain a genuine commitment to diversity and inclusion and to training and development, offer competitive benefits and enjoy a family friendly work place with flexible work practices.

Applications should be addressed to: Polly Buerano, Recruitment Specialist. Please ensure you attach a current resume and copy of your relevant qualification(s) to your application. A cover letter is preferred. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

BAE Systems Australia employees are encouraged to refer others for employment in line with the conditions of the Employee Referral Scheme.


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