Rotating Equipment Planner

The Rotating Equipment Planner job, based in Northern Alberta, is a full-time contract position with our client.

To be considered for the Rotating Equipment Planner role, you will have a trade background in a mechanical discipline, at least 5+ years in a similar role, and previous experience in the planning of routine maintenance activities.


Define and prepare work packages for Mechanical/Static/Rotating Machinery & piping work in process units.
Manage assigned WO’s and backlog by priority and finish dates.
Prepare weekly and six week look ahead planning and update Scheduler on activities within the U2 area.
Liaise with Operations, Engineering and other key stakeholders to review and validate scope of work order.
Perform detailed planning, scheduling, resources estimation and allocation, progress and performance reporting in complex process plant.
Liaise and coordinate with E&I planers, EHT, Engineering and/or any other specialty to generate the work pack
Review along with execution the field execution plan
Be involved in routine/forced outages and scope of work creation
Maintain work orders/notifications to provide integrity of history tracking and maintenance repair costs data
Provide input and continuous improvement of the maintenance, planning, scheduling and data integrity processes and standards
Participate in the development of the Mechanical/Static/Rotating Machinery maintenance plans
Assist Supply Chain Management Group with initiatives for inventory reduction and control through reclassifying and cataloguing of material in the CMMS
Coordinate with the maintenance team, Engineering support and Operations to ensure timely completion of maintenance activities and development of ongoing improvements
Integrate the safety reviews of the work packages involving all disciplines
Schedule daily activities within the U2 area
Maintain accurate records and documentation
Assist in managing Preventive Maintenance processes
Coach Junior Planners in the WO and planning process
Involvement in Turnaround / Outage / Big rock Planning as required
Be willing to support weekend coverage on an if required basis
Comply with all Health and Safety requirements establish within the Safety Management System set out by Canadian Natural Resources Limited
Comply with all regulations and legislative requirements of Occupational Health and Safety Act for the Province of Alberta and environmental standards


Typically 5+ years of related industry experience with interprovincial red seal in Millwright trade, Mechanical Technologist Diploma, Mechanical Engineering University Degree or equivalent.
Planning certification and proactive leadership would be an asset.
Expertise in:

Mechanical Planning
Maintenance planning in an upgrader, refinery or other industrial plant setting
Planning, budgeting and estimation
Maximo or equivalent CMMS
Microsoft Office Suite
Working in a fast pace environment with a proactive mindset
Excellent organization, time management, and communication skills.

If you meet the qualifications and are interested, please apply at We thank all applicants however, due to volume, only those moving forward in the recruitment process will be contacted.


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