Maintenance Planner

Offer published on 10 05 2024
Location :
JUNCTION CITY, KS, United States of America
Sector :
Maintenance & Energy
Contract type :

Open positions

Maintenance Planner

Michelin is hiring!

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Join our dynamic team in Junction City, KS at our state-of-the-art Ag Track facility, nestled between Salina and Manhattan in the vibrant heart of Northeastern Kansas. As we expand, we're on track to become one of the region's premier automated and tech-savvy facilities, catering to the flourishing agriculture industry. Just a short 15-minute drive from Manhattan, home of the K-State Wildcats, our location offers a perfect blend of urban living, outdoor adventures including hiking and lake activities, a diverse culinary scene, and the excitement of college game day events. If you're seeking an exhilarating career, not just a job, we invite you to join our growing team.

As the maintenance planner, your primary objective is to meticulously prepare TEC works (preventive, repair, or new) to optimize available resources. This entails leveraging best practices in alignment with our maintenance strategy. You will be tasked with overseeing the comprehensive preparation of all resources necessary for each job, including job plans, required parts, materials and tools, requisite skills, intervention timing (both during and outside of production hours), and efficient work methods. By identifying and capitalizing on disparities between planned and actual outcomes, you will continuously refine job plans and operational procedures for future tasks.


  • Ensure timely provision of PM (maintenance) scheduling to production planners, delivering schedules at least 2 weeks in advance of their due dates.
  • Effectively communicate PM tasks, plans, and schedules to maintenance technicians.
  • Monitor, analyze, and disseminate maintenance Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
  • Scrutinize completed work records to ensure accuracy and completeness of documentation.
  • Oversee the management of work order documentation storage.

Desired Qualifications

  • Associate degree (2-year) in Mechanical Technology or Mechatronics preferred
  • 3-5 years of experience in Mechanical maintenance in an Industrial setting preferred OR equivalent military training and experience in Mechanics.
  • Proven ability to prioritize deadlines and tasks effectively, both in team settings and independently.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in managing and executing multiple tasks, ranging from simple to complex projects and priorities.
  • Strong software application skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Experience with Microsoft projects making graphs, schedules, and with data entry

Inspire Motion for Life: Apply Today!

As the leading mobility company, we work with tires, around tires and beyond tires to enable Motion for Life. Dedicated to enhancing our clients’ mobility and sustainability, Michelin designs and distributes the most suitable tires, services and solutions for our customers’ needs. Michelin provides digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences. Bringing our expertise to new markets, we invest in high-technology materials, 3D printing and hydrogen, to serve a wide a variety of industries—from aerospace to biotech. Headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, Michelin North America has approximately 23,000 employees and operates 34 production facilities in the United States and Canada.

MICHELIN® tires have been ranked the #1 Tire Brand across major categories and segments by industry experts and consumers alike. For nearly three decades we’ve been recognized for our achievements in Customer Satisfaction, Performance, Durability, Technology and Innovation.

Michelin cares for the personal and professional development of its employees. We support career advancement through various options, which include: skill and career development, training, career exploration and work with cross-functional teams. We offer the possibility of a varied and fulfilling career path in an environment where unique contributions are valued.

Michelin offers 10 Business Resource Groups (BRGs) which are all-inclusive groups created and led by employees who have shared life experiences across various diversity dimensions. Each group supports business strategies and initiatives along with meeting the needs of members. The goal of each group is to help employees feel welcome and included, support employee engagement and encourage professional development. BRGs also provide cross-cultural support, career management resources and opportunities for community involvement.

Michelin provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit-based factors. Consistent with these obligations, Michelin also provides reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please contact us at

This position is not available for immigration sponsorship.

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