Maintenance Planner Scheduler

Job Description

Employment :Contract
# of Openings :1
Classification :Lab Tech Industry:Technicians/Technologist

Design Group Staffing Oakville is currently recruiting for a Maintenance Planner Scheduler for our client, an oil and gas company located in the Nanticoke, ON area.  This is a contract opportunity estimated to be about 1 year in length. 



  • Planning with Core/Work Teams
  • Plans and schedules any Routine Maintenance work required
  • Work with Planner in developing schedule, cost estimates and equipment planning for Routine work to be accomplished during the Turnaround window
  • Plan complex job and develop resource plan with Scheduler, Execution lead, and Operations across all disciplines. Able to identify and monitor critical and sub-critical paths for major events
  • Apply advanced functions of Planning & Estimating Tools, as applicable to the position. Able to educate field execution personnel on look-ahead schedules, and help ensure timely work progression
  • Provide input to maintenance work Contracting/Procurement strategy and steward to that plan
  • Resolve scheduling issues, including: Negative Float, Out-of-sequence updates, resource overloads, scope change, progress validation, etc.
  • Develop a complete job plan with materials, resources and timeline
  • Provide input into material of construction selection and management
  • Plan, estimate, track and schedule Field Order Changes (FCO's).
  • Apply planning logic, such as, lead, lag, critical path and milestones
  • Adequately assess work contingencies with schedule impact, lead coordination activity between teams should contingencies arise


  • P6 (Primavera) knowledge an asset
  • DCS/Triconex/PLC/Bentley Nevada/Compressor Controls knowledge would be an asset
  • Looking for someone who has previously worked on the tools (trades background) and understands I&C from ground up
  • Maintenance Instrument, Analyzer & Electrical Planner
  • Familiar with Instrument, Analyzer & Electrical troubleshooting and repair.
  • SAP Planning experience is preferred


If you are interested, please submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to: [Click Here to Email Your Resume]

Design Group Staffing would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity. Due to the volume of resumes we receive we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview.


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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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