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Planner - Engineering and Maintenance

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Date: 28-Jul-2022

Location: Cheshire, GB

Company: Uniper



We have an opportunity for a Maintenance Planner to join our highly skilled engineering team at Holford Gas Storage. As part of the UK critical infrastructure, this modern and highly automated facility is a key player in the UK energy portfolio.



What we offer
At Uniper, we believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work. We offer competitive salaries, company pensions and performance related benefits. Our people can also take advantage of our extensive flexible benefits package with discounts on high street vouchers, health and dental care, holidays and more.



How we work
Our people are key to our success. Our core objective is to provide them with a supportive and entrepreneurial work environment that fosters collaboration. This allows our people to take responsibility and make optimal use of their skills. Together, we want to shape the future of energy.



What we are looking for

You will:

  • Work closely with the engineering team and lead on cost optimisation and resource planning for maintenance and engineering activities
  • use our maintenance  management system (SAP PM) to drive best practise maintenance activities
  • develop and optimise outage plans using best available planning techniques.
  • be responsible for the accuracy and management of the engineering stores ( including managing a stores person)



Who we are seeking



  • a proactive hands-on approach
  • ability to engage and communicate effectively with all stakeholders
  • engineering or manufacturing background
  • experience in Maintenance Management systems ( preferably SAP PM)
  • strong on attention to detail
  • an organised and systematic approach


  • Experience in business excellence tools
  • A safety management qualification
  • Confidence to challenge established practises and suggest imaginative solutions




Should you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact the Talent Acquisition Manager; James.Seymour@Uniper.Energy


Please note, any CVs sent via email will not be taken into consideration, all applications must be submitted via our online process. 



Job information

Contract type: Unlimited  
Working Hours:     Full time,  
Start Date:
Salary: £43,950 - £53,650 + Generous Pension, Flexible Benefits, Private Medical and Bonus




Uniper is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from appropriately qualified and suitable candidates regardless of gender, origin, disability, age, religion, worldview, sexual identity or family status. We promote diversity, equality and flexible working.