Maintenance Planner – United States

Maintenance Planner

  • Opportunity to develop your career and work for a global organization


  • Competitive salary and benefits.


  • Join a company with a world class reputation for safety and a culture that supports inclusion and diversity –Boron, CA

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Maintenance Planner to join the Refinery Services team at Boron Operations.

Rio Tinto Borates is a global leader in industrial mineral supply and science. We provide 30 per cent of the world’s supply of refined borates, remarkable minerals that are essential to life and to modern living. We serve more than 1,000 customers worldwide. Rio Tinto Borates distinguishes itself through cutting-edge research and development; world-class safety, environmental and community practices; and a commitment to constant innovation and improvement.

What the role entails

This role is a great opportunity for an industrial maintenance supervisor or planner located in California to become part of Rio Tinto Minerals that operates globally providing borates to world markets. Reporting to the Superintendent, Planning & Scheduling, you will be:

  • Detail planning of jobs in SAP, capturing improvement changes, developing estimations of resource requirements and materials;

  • Create, publish and track the budget for area of responsibility;

  • Prioritizing work with the Supervisors, Superintendents and external departments, utilizing your considerable stakeholder and relationship building skills;

  • Delivering work plans that enable work to be executed safely and in the most efficient manner;

  • Ensuring conformance with the Rio Tinto work management obligations;

  • Identifying and implementing opportunities for continuous improvement which will improve maintenance efficiency, safety, reduce costs and increase reliability.

  • Help maintain mobile maintenance KPIs such as schedule compliance, scheduled work and availability.

What you will need for this role

To succeed in this role, you will have:

  • Minimum 5 years of industrial maintenance experience

  • Previous maintenance planning and scheduling experience

  • SAP experience

  • Microsoft office, excel, project experience a plus

  • Millwright &/or Instruments and Electrical Supervisory experience

  • Strong organizational and time management skills

  • Previous exposure to Union environment

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Valid state driver’s license

Where you will be working

This role is located in Boron, CA. Rio Tinto Borates is a global leader in industrial mineral supply and science. We provide 30 per cent of the world’s supply of refined borates, remarkable minerals that are essential to life and to modern living.

Also known for its 20 Mule Team Borax brand, Rio Tinto Borates traces its roots to California’s Death Valley, where borate deposits were discovered in 1872.

The twenty-mule teams Borax used to haul ore out of the remote desert live on as a symbol of our commitment to innovation. Rio Tinto Borates distinguishes itself through world-class safety, environmental and community practices, and a commitment to constant innovation and improvement.

About us

As pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress.

Our long history is filled with firsts. We’ve developed some of the world’s largest and best quality mines and operations, and our people work in around 35 countries across six continents. Aluminum and copper, diamonds, gold and industrial minerals, iron ore, coal and uranium: our materials make up the world around us. You’ll find them in smartphones, planes, cars, hospitals and throughout your home.

Creating an inclusive and diverse workforce

We are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common. Its belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them. We all have something to contribute, and it’s this contribution that makes for a great organization and fulfilling career.

Our employees are eligible for paid parental leave (up to 18 weeks in California), health care from day of hire, financial assistance for continued education, and post high school scholarship opportunities for dependents.

So if this sounds like you and the opportunity you are looking for, apply now.

Please note, in order to be successfully considered for this role you must complete all pre-screening questions.

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