Asset Reliability and Planner


Pacific Steel, a wholly owned subsidiary of BlueScope, is New Zealand’s only manufacturer of wire rod, reinforcing bar and coil products. You may know us for our flagship SEISMIC® brand or WIREMARK® branded fencing wire, trusted by New Zealand’s fencing industry for over 50 years.

About the role

Reporting to the RM Maintenance Superintendent, the key purposes of the role are to:

  • Determine critical spares and manage the ordering processes

  • To create and manage a repairable spares process 

  • To develop maintenance strategies that support the reliability of the Rolling Mills

  • Carry out maintenance planning when required

The Asset Reliability & Planning Officer will work closely with the Procurement and finance teams to align material number data into the existing systems e.g. Maximo, BCPS, Cap Gemini.

Once critical and repairable lists have been created there will be a need to ensure all items have a stores number with required relevant data. Also, identify satisfactory storage locations for the additional items.

About the person

We are looking for an experienced Asset Reliability & Planning Officer who has a strong inventory management background.

To be successful in this role you will need to have a strong team focus, excellent communication skills and an uncompromising attitude to safety. You will also be highly-organised, have the capacity to plan and delegate responsibilities to others, and have solid analytical skills and be able to trouble-shoot with a problem-solving approach.  Other key skills and experience include:

  • Maintenance background, or relevant experience in the industry;

  • Previous demonstrated experience in management of repairable spares or inventory processes

Being part of the BlueScope brand makes us a strong and successful global company offering connections throughout the world, and providing access to resources and tools from the wider business. We believe our people are our strength, and embrace diversity and inclusion as we aim to have the right people in the right roles to move us into the future. If you enjoy working with people who are practical, put your safety first, and care about the communities in which they work, then Pacific Steel is the place for you.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: 6577

Location: Otahuhu

Closing Date: Friday, 19 October 2018