Nordstroms Job Openings – Facilities Planner

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Job Description:

This position is responsible for developing maintenance plans and schedules based on recurring preventive maintenance activities, predictive maintenance data and KPIs. Key activities for this position include screening EAM work orders, auditing equipment to document work requirements and quality, estimate labor hours, materials, tools and equipment for all assigned work orders to support a proactive, reliability-centered maintenance (RCM) program. This role will work closely with Maintenance management, Maintenance Technicians, and Operations teams to plan, coordinate and schedule proactive maintenance activities during available downtime windows. This will help prevent unplanned downtime of material handling equipment and disruption to production activities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all work orders and maintenance activities are derived from EAM and accurately closed out in the system in accordance with Nordstrom’s maintenance cycle
  • Using industry best practices p lan, schedule, coordinate and assign all frequency and work type maintenance activities for group or team of responsibility
  • Partner with CMMS to ensure needed parts and materials for reliability improvement projects are ordered and kitted to maximize technician time, improve efficiency, increase system reliability and performance
  • Responsible for screening work orders, identification of scope, analysis of required level of planning and overall scheduling of maintenance activities given available resources, criticality of work, and available maintenance windows
  • Estimate required work hours associated with work order tasks and total work duration
  • Compile equipment information into a job package that is ready for technicians to accomplish each shift; clearly communicate the critical steps in the work process
  • Perform equipment quality audits to identify and document job requirement
  • Identify specific safety hazards associated with planned maintenance activities

Job Requirements:

  • Extensive building systems knowledge, preferably across multiple disciplines including CMMS, Automation, Robotics and Material Handling.
  • Excellent organizational, filing, and recordkeeping skills
  • Customer-centric attitude
  • Certified Maintenance & Reliability Professional
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter and a proven ability to work effectively with minimal supervision
  • Flexibility with hours and days (the operation will potentially be running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including some holidays)

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline, Operations, Business Administration, or a related field from an accredited university
  • 5+ years of related experience in a maintenance distribution or manufacturing environment
  • Experienced RCM planner / scheduler with experience working with an EAM CMMS

Job Details:

Company: Nordstrom

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Waterloo, IA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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