Planning Engineer – مهندس تخطيط

  • دوام كامل


  • Manage all maintenance planning activities associated with defect and planned maintenance programmes, through the use of SAP.
  • Development of the short and long term maintenance plans for the plant in cooperation with all concerned departments.
  • Communication of the maintenance plans to all concerned departments and follow up of the execution in order to continuously improve the maintenance planning Ensure the efficient use of resources through good planning, record and communicate
  • Ensure proper availability of material and tools together with the purchasing department and stores
  • Ensure the use of job plans
  • Day to day plant efficient planning of maintenance activities, according to good utility practice, company rules and procedures, legal, contractual and other requirements
  • Ensure that the maintenance plan is in line with the requirements of the O&M agreement with the Owner, the Contractual Services Agreement with Suez Services Saudi and the PPA with the Off-taker.
  • Ensure that the maintenance planning ensures to meet availability, reliability, efficiency, generation and cost targets, safely and within the environmental, legal and contractual requirements.
  • Establish the appropriate planning procedures and computerized maintenance management processes as applicable to a prudent maintenance planning regime.C
  • Coordinate maintenance activities with finance and accounting, administration, operations and HSE departments
  • Optimize financial results through proper planning


  • Implement maintenance planning practices in accordance with OEM and international standards
  • Coordinates all planned and unplanned maintenance activities in accordance with the O&M agreement and PPA;
  • Delivery of high levels of commercial availability within HSE limits and budget through proper planning;
  • Management of the Contractual Services Agreement (CSA) with respect to planned and unplanned outage services of gas turbines;
  • Development and implementation of a long term maintenance planning with life cycle management for all major plant systems;
  • Day-to-day management of the maintenance planning and execution follow up in coordination with the Maintenance Team;
  • Administers the Preventive / Predictive / Corrective Maintenance Programs through a computerized management program;
  • Determines and schedules the manpower, tools and spares requirements for each maintenance activity;
  • Establishes the equipment master data and business processes;
  • Reviews, implements and monitors the adherence to electrical/mechanical/I&C maintenance Methods and Procedures;
  • Development, achievement and reporting of maintenance planning KPI’s and objectives in line with the Business Plan;
  • Efficient management of spares and consumables inventory while controlling the risks to the business
  • Management and tracking of tools
  • Adherence to Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental policies and standards
  • Maintaining high standards of management, ethics and leadership
  • Establish and implement vertical/horizontal communication within the maintenance team to ensure members are well informed
  • Communication and cooperation with the Maintenance and Operation, Finance and Accounting, Administration and HSE teams
  • Assists the Owner Engineer team during construction of the facility
  • Supervises use and auditing of the Site Quality Assurance and Safety Programs;
  • Works closely with inspection and overhaul contractors and provides them with all the necessary support;


  • The Job Holder will be based at Dhuruma power plant (PP11), 125 km West of Riyadh;
  • The Job Holder leads the Maintenance Department in a safe and efficient manner. He is responsible for setting Departmental Objectives, delivering targets (quantity and quality) as well as execution of the company strategy.


  • At least 10 years experience in the maintenance planning of a large combined cycle power plant, 3 of which must have been in the capacity of a Maintenance Planner
  • Managing planning and planning execution
  • Use of safety systems
  • Use of job plans
  • Use of computerized maintenance management system
  • Engineering concepts and principles
  • Interaction with maintenance, purchasing, finance and accounting, operations, administration and HR
  • KPI reporting
  • Knowledge of mechanical, I&C and electrical maintenance
  • English Language: excellent communication skills both written and verbal;
  • Arabic is an advantage;
نظرة عامة على الوظيفة