Job Details

Internship - Uniform planners process

Reference Number
Bergen op Zoom
Job Type
Vacancy Category
Manufacturing & Engineering


The maintenance department is responsible for maintaining assets to increase their asset lifecycle and optimize asset lifetime costs. The department is responsible for: Preparing job plans, execute job plans by technician, and execute financial closeout.

Job Purpose & Responsibilities

The implementation of a new Maintenance work process (MEMS 06.04) and a new CMMR system (SAP) resulted in a decreased efficiency of the maintenance organization. A major limitation is the increased lead-time to plan a maintenance activity in SAP.

Standardizing the planning process and eliminating waste will result in increased efficiency of the maintenance organization.

The role of the intern:

  • Analyze planning performance in Bergen op Zoom 
  • Benchmark (internally / externally) best practices 
  • Identify key improvement areas 
  • Translate best practices towards an standardized planners work process 

Deliverable of the internship:

  • Uniform optimized planners process
  • Written down as level 4 documentation

Start date: August / September 2018
Duration / period: 6 – 12 months


  • Language requirements: Dutch and English 
  • Most important competencies: Team player and communicator
  • Education level: Bachelor degree 
  • Education type: Technical orientated 

Further Information

For more information about this role you can contact:

Bernard Huisman, Central Maintenance Manager,

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