AECOM Maintenance Planner / Buyer in Corinth, Mississippi

United States of America - Mississippi, Corinth

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an industrial Maintenance Planner / Buyer to support our team in Corinth, MS!

  • Typical work schedule is Monday – Friday, 6:30am – 3:00pm ; hours may vary based on business demand.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: supporting the planning of preventive/corrective maintenance activities for three shifts of facilities and production maintenance technicians; spearheading the purchasing function, including sourcing maintenance supplies, vendor services and OEM parts , obtaining proposals from qualified suppliers, preparing requisitions, and managing invoices; providing schedules and coordinating work; and developing machine specific and general job plans. Also assists with the safety program.


  • Uses Maximo / SAP to plan tasks and personnel for corrective, preventive, and predictive maintenance work.

  • Creates and presents Planning metrics spreadsheets and Power Point presentations.

  • Support pricing, bids, and vendor sourcing functions.

  • Support new vendor setups, requests for proposals, and the administrative portion of contracts and service agreements.

  • Coordinates with subcontractors and vendors for services.

  • Obtains proposals from qualified suppliers and prepares requisitions.

  • Assists with the safety program.

For more information, please contact Sherry Wilkes at 704-450-8620 or!

Within AECOM, our group provides facilities and production maintenance services for our clients’ industrial, manufacturing, distribution, pharmaceutical, and commercial sites worldwide.

  • We run our own crews of Production Maintenance Techs, CNC Service Techs, Automation Techs, Industrial Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, Industrial HVAC Techs, Logistics / Crib Management, Planner/ Schedulers, Supervisors and safety professionals inside our customers’ facilities to keep their infrastructure operating smoothly.

  • These are full-time, regular positions with AECOM that offer competitive pay and a full benefits package , including

  • Medical, Dental & Vision insurance

  • 3 weeks of accrued Paid Time Off per calendar year

  • 401k plan with 3% company match

  • Employee discounts

  • And much more –

  • And your benefits start the same day you do!

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Minimum Requirements

  1. Bachelor's degree in facility management, business administration, or related technical field, or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience -OR- 8 years of experience related to technical maintenance and/or purchasing in an industrial setting will be considered demonstrated equivalent in experience with no college education.

  2. Proficiency in a CMMS, such as Maximo, SAP, EAMS, or related software.

  3. Familiarity with materials and services procurement.

  4. Ability to work from aerial lifts and scissors lift from height up to 30 feet and above.

Additional Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position may require a valid Driver’s License.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client’s location.

  • This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.

Physical Requirements:

  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.

  • Some tasks will require the ability to walk extensively throughout facilities during a workday.

  • Requires the ability to climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs as needed during a workday.

  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat, kneel, reach/stretch, and move in a 90-degree fashion during workday.

  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.

  • Requires ability to read and understand information contained in a variety of documents or displayed on a computer screen.

  • Requires ability to use a variety of office equipment and to operate a computer keyboard to access data bases, to send/receive messages and to prepare documents.

  • Requires ability to attend meetings throughout the site and potentially travel to other AECOM, customer and/or vendor locations in the area, as well as some air travel to more distant locations.

  • Requires the ability to communicate with others on the telephone and in one-on-one or group discussions, meetings and presentations.

  • Demonstrated fluency in computer use including the full Microsoft product line.

  • Requires some moving of light to medium weight materials into desks, filing cabinets and other storage locations.

  • Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Special Requirements:

  • Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.

  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Preventive and/or Predictive maintenance planning experience.

  2. Experience in purchasing maintenance supplies, vendor services, and OEM machine parts in a manufacturing, maintenance, or a related service field.

  3. Administrative, organizational and computer skills, including proficiency in MS Office programs (Excel, Word, and Outlook).

  4. Ability to coordinate parts and assign the appropriate skilled labor to ensure successful completion.

  5. Demonstrated understanding of an effective safety culture.

  6. Education, experience, and skills that align with growth into a leadership, management, or supervisory position.

Other Attributes:

  • Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Commercial O&M

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196484BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.