Maintenance Planner/Scheduler

Supply Chain / Materials Mobile, Alabama


Position at Advanced Technology Services, Inc.

Advanced Technology Services (ATS) grew out of the need for American business to remain competitive in a rapidly changing global economy. From our roots as a spin-off enterprise from Caterpillar, ATS has grown into a leading supplier of outsourced factory maintenance, industrial component repair and IT services for top Fortune 500 companies.
ATS has improved the performance for the world's most sophisticated companies, and we owe our success to our employees. Your time and your knowledge are important - make the most of both. At ATS, we've continually empowered our employees to develop their skills and advance in their careers. It's our philosophy, along with our uncompromising commitment to customer satisfaction that has made ATS a success and a great place to work.
ATS has an immediate opening for a Maintenance Planner / Scheduler.
This individual will be responsible for planning, scheduling, and coordinating proactive maintenance work performed at the site, with the objective of minimizing total maintenance cost and effort, by maximizing maintenance work force efficiency and productivity.
Responsibilities will include:
  • Performing administrative duties in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Work order tracking
  • Directing and executing the site's proactive maintenance program
  • Interfacing with corporate Information Services (IS)
  • Managing the processes of call management
  • Preparing site maintenance performance data as required
  • Developing, maintaining, and continuously improving the preventive maintenance program
  • Scheduling all planned maintenance activity at the site
  • Managing the site's spare parts inventory, including weekly monitoring of inventory
  • Controlling inventory budget accuracy, turns, and other inventory management measurements
  • Associate's Degree required in a technical field and 1 - 3 years of maintenance scheduling / planning experience and/or 5 - 10 years as a machine repair technician, or equivalent combination of both
  • Experience in an industrial environment preferred
  • Electrical/mechanical aptitude preferred
  • Familiarity with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (SAP preferred)
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook
  • Project management and capital project experience preferred
ATS offers a competitive salary and benefits program which includes:
  • Medical/dental plans
  • Prescription drug program
  • Vision plan
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible spending account
ATS is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all aspects of employment to all applicants and employees, regardless of age, color, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information or other legally protected status.