United Technologies Corporation Facilities Maintenance Planner in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 77207BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Operations

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

The sky has no limits. Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible.

Do you want to be a part of an evolving, globally diverse company that’s moving fast to craft the future of aviation?

Would you like to do work that leaves a positive impact on the clients it serves?

Pratt & Whitney is a recognized leading producer of the world’s most powerful jet engines and we are looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of our team you’ll help answer today’s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow’s solutions.

We unlock our employees’ full potential through a versatile and engaging culture that values everybody’s opinion, driving innovation. The goal of our diversity strategy is to build a workforce and environment where every employee is valued so innovation and creativity thrive and to ensure that all employees are engaged and empowered.

As the Maintenance Planner you will be responsible for the efficient planning and scheduling of maintenance activities for the Facilities Department located in East Hartford, CT.

You will review existing planned maintenance activities for accuracy and appropriate schedule frequency. You will develop maintenance plans for new and existing equipment starting with original equipment manufacturer (OEM) requirements that you will load into the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).

You will identify determination of critical spares for shelf stock, receives and review each completed work order for accuracy of information, plan and schedule next period(s) work orders for in-house and vendor labor to increase overall effectiveness while increasing machine reliability and availability.

You will also be in charge of the store room, and ordering and receiving parts along with associated lubricants and chemicals.

Key Responsibilities

  • Follow all safety rules and practices

  • Complete initial screening of incoming work orders, identification of scope, and analysis of required level of planning

  • Create safety procedures, including lock-out/tag-out procedures available to employees and ensures that all aspects of the existing company safety policy are incorporated into the job plan

  • Estimates required hours on work order tasks, total work order duration, and skills required to perform the task

  • Plans jobs with appropriate level of detail for the given skilled trades workforce

  • Writes clear and concise work procedures

  • Determines and arranges for parts required to perform the work (Kit materials)

  • Upon completion of jobs, communicates with technicians regarding ideas and procedures that would make future jobs more efficient

  • Coordinates priority setting with the management team – places specific emphasis on obtaining the input of operations personnel in the setting of priorities

  • Can accurately measure the maintenance backlog in its various forms and continually maintains not less than 2 weeks of ready backlog at all times

  • Ensures all work orders and maintenance log items are closed when work is finished

  • Participates in outage planning activities such as scope identification and control, scheduling, coordination, risk assessment, execution, and continuous improvement

  • Communicates with third party contractor resources directly on specific work orders assigned to the contractors and the performance expectations of the work order

  • Participates with management personnel on improvement projects, particularly when they are related to the proactive maintenance plan

  • Compiles and delivers reports from CMMS (SAP) regarding the work execution management process

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications

  • Associate or Bachelor Degree in Facility Management, Business or equivalent experience

  • 5 + years working in a commercial/industrial environment with Facilities Management/Planning responsibilities

  • US Citizenship required due to government contract

Experience/Qualifications

  • Facility planning and maintenance experience with a strong knowledge of various mechanical and electrical building systems

  • Experience with CMMS systems including creating of maintenance plans, performance reporting, and data analysis

  • Experience with SAP, Excel, Microsoft Office, MS Project

  • Ability to read and interpret vendor manuals and drawings and to perform internet searches and research

  • Work and effectively communicate with all levels of management personnel, craft clear and concise work procedures

  • Ability to encourage teamwork, participation and individual accountability

  • Strong business sense of a competitive economic environment and a dedication to be competitive

  • Ability to work independent without daily supervision

  • Ability to perform cost analysis and maintain a structured budget

  • Ability to take initiative, support strategic priorities, take ownership of assigned projects/initiatives and independently contribute to results

Education:

  • Associate or Bachelor Degree in Facility Management, Business or equivalent experience

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications

  • Associate or Bachelor Degree in Facility Management, Business or equivalent experience

  • 5 + years working in a commercial/industrial environment with Facilities Management/Planning responsibilities

  • US Citizenship required due to government contract

Experience/Qualifications

  • Facility planning and maintenance experience with a strong knowledge of various mechanical and electrical building systems

  • Experience with CMMS systems including creating of maintenance plans, performance reporting, and data analysis

  • Experience with SAP, Excel, Microsoft Office, MS Project

  • Ability to read and interpret vendor manuals and drawings and to perform internet searches and research

  • Work and effectively communicate with all levels of management personnel, craft clear and concise work procedures

  • Ability to encourage teamwork, participation and individual accountability

  • Strong business sense of a competitive economic environment and a dedication to be competitive

  • Ability to work independent without daily supervision

  • Ability to perform cost analysis and maintain a structured budget

  • Ability to take initiative, support strategic priorities, take ownership of assigned projects/initiatives and independently contribute to results

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Thank you for your interest in a career at United Technologies! We will soon upgrade to an improved job application system to simplify the apply experience. You will still be able to apply to any of our current job openings through December 18, 2018. On January 2, 2019, our new and improved job application system will launch; please check back on that date to see all of our job openings.