Austal is The Australian Shipbuilder, global defence prime contractor and maritime technology partner of choice; designing, constructing and supporting revolutionary defence and commercial vessels for the world’s leading operators.
Our Sustainment division now has an opportunity for a Maintenance Planner to join our Navy Cape Class In-Service Support team in Cairns on a full time, permanent basis. The purpose of the role is to support the development of accurate work packages in line with the established timeframes, for Navy Cape Class Maintenance periods, and Work Failure rectification.
Core duties will include:
- Develop accurate and timely Cape Class maintenance period work packages
- Maintain the maintenance period main work lists for assigned maintenance periods
- Identify material requirements for maintenance work packages
- Develop maintenance period schedules
To be considered suitable for this role, candidates will ideally have:
- Formal qualification in maintenance management, engineering or trade
- 5+ years’ experience in maintenance planning, preferably with Defence
- Demonstrated working knowledge of maintenance management, planning and scheduling
- Demonstrated working knowledge of asset management standards, systems and processes Demonstrated working knowledge of configuration management systems and processes
- Experience with CMMS systems
- Excellent organisation and communications skills
- Competency with scheduling tools (preferably Primavera P6), and with Microsoft office
- While not essential, experience within the marine / maritime service environment is highly advantageous
Over 5,000 Austal employees worldwide benefit from a corporate culture that supports a safe, modern and secure working environment, flexible working conditions, training and development opportunities, genuine career advancement opportunities and competitive salary packages - and the autonomy and responsibility to achieve individual, project and organisational goals.
With our track record of success and an even brighter future, Austal is an excellent choice for anyone seeking a rewarding career in a dynamic, global industry.