Who We Are
Headquartered in Singapore, Giti Tire is a global tire company, fully integrated across R&D, manufacturing, and distribution serving consumers in over 130 countries around the world. The Giti Tire Manufacturing (USA), Ltd. is proud to be the first North American plant and will produce passenger and light truck tires for the replacement and original equipment markets.
Job Summary – Maintenance Planner, Richburg SC
The Maintenance Planner will plan maintenance activities for multiple trades by identifying resources and material requirements to schedule and coordinate repair work. Will provide a safe operating environment by planning installation, maintenance and repair of machines, tools, equipment and utility systems. Will increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the maintenance department operations while continuously evolving this job to support a reliability-based environment.
•Work with Maintenance Supervisors to plan and schedule work for multiple trades
•Coordinate with EHS, Quality, customers, and predictive maintenance
•Keep operating equipment in the condition to deliver full design duty (reliability), to insure plant and equipment run properly
•Responsible for procedures and documents used to describe appropriate job functions within the Quality Management System
•Maintain intermediate to high computer skills necessary to access work order system, update equipment history, and access parts/material inventory management system.
•Coordinate and lead weekly meeting Schedule/Planning meeting
•Provide input to department metric reporting
•Read, understand and abide by equipment SOP’s, and GXP files
•Coordinate proper safety permitting and provides control of shutdowns, startups, and building services in support of building projects
•Supports the written Safety Program that facilitates continuous improvement in the severity and frequency of accidents, resulting in no Lost Time Accidents and insuring the safety of all employees
•Communicate clearly, understand and acknowledge verbal instructions, and can read and interpret work from drawings, written work orders, sketches, blueprints, and technical manuals
•Estimate work-order completion times and compare to actual
•Continuously improve PM effectiveness through optimizing work, detail, and parts required
•Perform other duties of equal or less complexity as assigned or directed by management
•Engage and retain high-performance standards and elevate level of responsibility and performance
•Track, verify and maintain high team performance levels based on established metrics
•Drive for Results
•Excellent organizational, verbal and written communications skills required
•Track, verify, and report Service Level Agreement (SLA) performance indicators weekly to the team and coordinate with team to improve performance and meet objectives
•Planning & Prioritizing
•Must be skilled in estimating complex repair requests
•Be able to provide detailed documentation for follow-up of all tasks required for a building based maintenance team
•Excellent communication skills
•Strong computer and math skills
•Must have a detailed understanding of effective scheduling, estimating, and workflow processes in a maintenance environment.
•Associates Degree or Technical School equivalent; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
•Bachelor’s degree preferred
•Minimum 3 years’ experience working in a multi-trade environment
•Manufacturing/research facilities experience is preferred
•Proficiency in various computer programs such as MS Word, Access, Excel, Project, Outlook, etc.
•Experience with CMMS (Maximo, DataStream, Assets, PM’s, Query’s)
•Prior maintenance planning coordination experience preferred
GiTi Manufacturing is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other reason prohibited by law.