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SR Maintenance Planner


Port Hope, ON, CANADA




Job Category: Fuel Services

Location: Port Hope, ON 

Work Contract: Reg Full-Time (K1) 


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At Cameco, we are committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce reflective of the communities we operate in. We promote employment equity and encourage candidates to voluntarily disclose during the application process if they are a member of a designated group (i.e. women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities).  In addition, Cameco is committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection process and working environment. If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise the representative of any accommodation measures that would be required to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.  Information received relating to accommodation measures will be address confidentially.


Reporting to the manager, engineering and maintenance, the successful candidate will provide key support to Port Hope and Cobourg plants to maximize asset performance by effectively applying advanced maintenance methodologies, employing computerized asset management tools, and providing leadership to maintenance planners and other resources assigned Asset Management functions. This is an excellent opportunity for someone wanting to make a significant contribution to our business.

Position and Responsibilities

  • Provide overall oversight of planning and scheduling of all Preventive, Predictive and Corrective maintenance activities in Port Hope and Cobourg plants in order to ensure the most efficient and effective utilization of CMMS, maintenance resources and equipment.
  • Provide overall oversight to ensure asset related data integrity in CMMS and expansion of available technical information utilizing the full potential of SAP functionality and integration.
  • Provide oversight and guidance to the planners on the best practices and most efficient tools to perform their daily planning and scheduling activities. Ensure consistency and accuracy. Provide assistance in addressing significant issues.


Education and Qualifications

  • College diploma, preferably engineering technology in mechanical, electrical or related fields.
  • Five or more years of related experience.
  • The ideal candidate requires excellent knowledge and experience with all aspects of maintenance planning and reliability, and broad awareness of the Industry best practices and techniques in this field.
  • In-depth user level technical knowledge of SAP PM and related modules, as well as above the average knowledge of general business software packages (all MS Office applications) is required.
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Principles
  • Supervisory or similar leadership experience is highly desirable.

Candidates who do not fully meet all qualifications may be considered on an individual basis.  Applicants with lesser qualifications may be considered at an appropriate level, if fully qualified applicants do not apply.


This position is primarily located in our Port Hope facility with travel to our Cobourg facility as required.


Req ID #:   28685

Competition # CFM 17 - 26

Posted:  November 17, 2017                                                                                                                            Posting end date:  December 17, 2017

 Safety is a top priority at Cameco. Successful candidates for all positions at safety sensitive sites must take and pass a substance test as a condition of employment.



Cameco is one of the world's largest uranium producers providing about 18% of the world's production from mines in Canada, the US and Kazakhstan. We hold about 410 million pounds of proven and probable reserves, extensive resources and have focused our exploration programs on three continents where our land holdings total about 1.6 million hectares. We are also a leading provider of nuclear fuel processing services, supplying much of the world's reactor fleet with the fuel to generate one of the cleanest sources of electricity available today.  

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Benefits & Perks


Total rewards include everything employees acquire or receive from working at Cameco. The rewards are significant – from compensation and benefits to learning opportunities and career development. Cameco's total rewards also include programs for living well and retirement funding.


Cameco is committed to creating and maintaining a welcoming, inclusive, barrier-free work environment which allows all employees to perform their jobs at an optimal level.  Achieving this desired environment depends upon mutual respect, creative problem solving and co-operation.  Cameco is Canada's number one industrial employer of Aboriginal people and have been recognized as one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers since 2010.   Members of a diverse workforce bring new ideas, perspectives, experiences and expertise to the company. This allows Cameco to continue to innovate, manage change, and grow as a respected industry leader and employer of choice.  A diverse workforce helps Cameco to succeed.


Live better is a philosophy that guides our wellness programs. It recognizes the importance of maintaining balance across four essential health dimensions: physical, intellectual, emotional and spiritual.

Cameco offers a variety of company-wide and site-specific wellness programs such as on-site fitness facilities, lunch-and-learn information sessions, lifestyle programs, team activities and site-to-site fitness challenges.

Live Better committees help determine the best program fit for each workplace. Some of the other ways we help promote the wellness of our people is through programs such as Employee and family assistance program (EFAP), Disability management, paid vacation leave and paid sick leave.

SR Maintenance Planner, CAMECO CORPORATION, Port Hope, ON, CANADA