Maintenance Plannner,

Sweden, Skåne, Malmö

Business unit: DP North West Europe

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


As a maintenance Planner at our sight in Malmö/Sege you will be responible to continous improve the work order process and to autonoums maintenance. The maintenance planner plans and excute the maintenance work according to the strategy that is set up by the maintenance manager.
You will work close and along with the production units and guide them in the work that is needed to be done to fulfill the maintenance work.

Main responsibilities

Maintenance planning.

- Communication between production and maintenance department.
- Develop and maintain work description to assure that the maintenance work is carried out effect and according to AkzoNobel saftey standard.
- Responsible for the maintenance work order back log and update the status along with the maintenance scheduler.
- Prioritize the maintenance notifications together with the production maintenance gate keeper.
- Prepare work orders in regards of competence level, duration, material supply and any other equipment needed.
- Prepare work orders in regards of permitions needed to carry out the work according to AkzoNobel HSE standard.
- Procurement of service orders needed to carry out the work order.
- Create lists of needed material needed to carry out the work order and communicate this to the Pre-kitting.
- Lead and facilitate the production gate keeper meetings.
- Participate in department related meetings.

People management

- Control maintenance resources both inhouse staff and contractors.
- Control autonomus maintenance staff employed in the production units.
- Ensure that staff planned to resolve a maintenance issue have the correct competence.

Continuous improvements

- Identify opportunities and implement improvements in work order task lists.
- Develop and create new jobplans.

Relation Management

- Manages a strong relationship with the production units

Functional responsibilities/Network

- Implementation of ALPS (AkzoNobel Leading Performance System).

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Closing date

April 03, 2017

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DP North West Europe

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Job requirements/Candidate profile


To enjoy and be successful in this position you need to have a drive for results and a passion for continuous improvement . Safety is at the core of all of your actions. You have excellent communication skills and the ability to clearly set the direction as well as involve and engage people in reaching our common goals. Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Swedish and English. .

- High School degree
- Knowlegde in SAP-PM and Work order management
- 5-8 years experience in maintenance
- Good knowledge in Swedish and English
- Good planning and organizing skills
- Strong communication skills

What can AkzoNobel offer you?

If you share our values and ambitions, we can give you a career where your knowledge and ambitions will be recognized and rewarded. You will be working in an international environment with many possibilities to develop, both personally and professionally. You will be offered interesting and challenging projects that open your view and challenges your enterprise. You will be working with likeminded people that share your attitude and enthusiasm. By working for AkzoNobel you will also help us to achieve our ambition – to be the first choice by our customers, shareholders and employees, all over the world.

Additional information

This is a permanent position on a full time basis, reporting to Anders Savbring and based in Malmö/Sege. Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.

For additional information about the vacancy please contact Anders Savbring, Maintenance & engineering Manager, +46709355752

For information about the recruitment process, please contact Elisabet Haraldsdottir, Talent Resourcing Partner, +46703501799

For Union related questions:
Unionen: Jörgen Dahlgren +46 708-355249
Akademiker: Alexandra Lindell +46 708 35 18 20
Ledarna: Boris Parezanovic +46 708 35 52 55

If you have any general questions about your application or need assistance please contact:

We are looking forward to your application!

More about the business

Akzo Nobel Industrial Coatings is a leading manufacturer of paints and coatings for industrial surface finishing. We provide beauty and protection to wood products such as windows, doors, cabinet, floors and furniture’s. In Sweden we have approximately 300 employees at our office and production site in Sege/Malmö.

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