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Maintenance Planner (Union County EfW facility)

Rahway, NJ
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Maintenance Planner (Union County EfW facility)
Job ID 6783           
Rahway, NJ
Plant Maintenance
Plant Maintenance
Full-Time Regular
High School Diploma/GED
Minimum 3 Years

About Covanta: Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions. Annually, Covanta’s modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 500,000 tons of metal. Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today’s most complex environmental challenges. For more information, visit www.covanta.com .

Information on our facilities is available at www.covanta.com/Covanta-Map . For career opportunities, visit www.covanta.com/Careers . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

This position reports to the Facility Manager; the qualified individual will be responsible for the overall planning and scheduling of Facility Mechanical, Electrical, & Instrumentation/Control activities. This includes long-term and daily planning & scheduling of all maintenance activities on boiler, turbine-generator, material handling, & balance of plant equipment. This position will also indirectly supervise mechanics, technicians, and contractors performing preventive and corrective maintenance as well as outages and projects. This individual must possess the ability to create an environment that empowers employees to drive system improvements as well as the ability to train employees on proper maintenance work & trouble shooting.

To be considered for this position you must have a solid background in power or industrial plant maintenance including a minimum of 3 to 5 years first line supervisory experience and experience in planning and coordinating major maintenance/overhaul projects. Familiarity with PeopleSoft or other computer based work order/inventory systems, NBIC & ASME codes, and scheduling tools are required. Must be able to identify needs for improvement & implement change, knowledge of maintenance budgeting and methodologies, ability to manage spare parts inventory to optimum levels along with good computer skills.

Under the direction of the Facility Manager the Planner will be responsible for the administration of the PeopleSoft work order system including, researching, estimating, planning, tracking, recording, and maintenance of equipment history. Ensure the integrity of the work order process from issuance, approval, accurate recording of information, closure, equipment history, and archiving. Verification of parts needed for completion of scheduled work. Staging of parts for planned and scheduled work. Evaluate and analyze equipment history and predictive maintenance data and trends to assist in the anticipation of plant maintenance needs, prioritization and planning of work.

The position requires a minimum of 1-3 years of power plant or related industrial experience and a technical background in solid fuel boiler and steam turbines.

Experience in spreadsheets, word processing and computerized maintenance management systems is also required.



  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing / Production
  • Automotive
  • Mechanical Codes and Standards
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Materials/Logistics
  • Design / Development Engineering
  • Energy
  • Turbine Engineering
  • Materials
  • Power Engineering
  • Environmental

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