Yangsan, South Korea





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Maintenance Lead BE A PART OF A REVOLUTIONARY CHANGE At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. Wherever you join our crucial 47,000-strong Operations team, you’ll have the opportunity to make an impact. PMI’s shift from selling cigarettes to our new smoke-free products has changed the way we work. New products bring new challenges – in the way we source and buy raw materials, in the way we engineer and manufacture, and in our supply chain planning. YOUR ‘DAY TO DAY’ Executes and leads the processes for eliminating losses related to maintenance and breakdowns at the lowest cost as well as building capability in the team to support in delivering the business result of the assigned RRP line(s) and fully applying the Integrated Operating System (IOS) and PMI standards and policies. Acts as the line(s) owner of (a) Breakdown elimination, and (b) Maintenance planning and scheduling Daily Management Systems (DMS)s and as the technical expert in problem solving and on floor troubleshooting. Majority of the individual’s time will be spent on the floor working with the teams and building the capability of the people in respected area. • Line Daily Direction setting Participates on setting the 24 hours direction for the line(s) during the Daily Direction Setting (DDS) and is actively involved in the execution of the daily plan. Provides input during the DDS meeting related to any maintenance activities and tasks, which need to be completed during the following planned stop. Responsible for following up on breakdown elimination and maintenance planning and scheduling DMSs. • Maintenance planning and scheduling (MP&S) Leads the scheduling and participates in the execution of the regular maintenance activities as prescribed in maintenance tasks. Review, prioritize and manage 24 hours’ work notification and backlog work orders in order to meet the business result. Ensure the maintenance technical documentation is available and up to date. Participate actively in the development and reviews of the line(s) annual maintenance plan. • Driving performance through Loss elimination and continuous improvement Actively participates in developing, execution & reviewing the 90 days master plans to drive breakthrough result in machine performance through reducing planned and unplanned downtime. • Breakdown elimination Ensures standard progressive maintenance monitoring systems such as PM card, deep analysis, and Dice chart are in place and used to eliminate future breakdowns on the line(s). • Equipment and technological processes Works together with the team and maintenance group in order to analyze and execute the maintenance tasks to ensure the assigned RRP line(s) are meeting the expected performance. Actively provide the input in spare part optimization and support the line lead to follow up the defect handling execution. • Capability building in technical mastery As the technical line expert, build the capability of the team on technical troubleshooting and technical mastery through coaching and delivering on the job training. Ensure the completion of the established training plan • QEHSS & legal compliance and adherence to the standard Ensure full compliance with local legislation, company policies and practices and the IMS. Adhere to all Quality, Environment, and Health, Safety, and Security (QEHS&S) rules, policies and practices by applying and ensuring workplace and other employee in compliance with norms by local regulation. As the incident elimination DMS owner, he/she has to review safety incident investigations to ensure the corrective actions are in place. Execute weekly DMSs health checks to identify gaps and constraints in the organization and implement appropriate countermeasures accordingly. WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR • Overall Experience: 3+ years’ experience in Manufacturing • Previous experience or exposure to people coordination / management activities would be an asset • English is an asset, Korean is a must • Leadership / Communication • Ability and commitment to drive change in production floor • Experience of leading a small project team • High level of personal responsibility and accountability for results • Demonstrated strong interpersonal collaboration skills • Effective communication skills both verbal and written • Ability to coach and train others • Analytical / Problem Solving • Good practical experience and technical knowledge of the equipment • Ability to work with data and information • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills • Demonstrated ability to assimilate technical data to support recommendations • Good understanding on problem solving and has experience of Problem Solving in production area • Effective priority setting • Achieves technical mastery of equipment and develops it in others • Overall strong technical skills and Good understanding of technical processes, both hands on and theory • Having good understanding in spare part management • Demonstrate the ability to perform the IMS tools, methodology and daily management system as Maintenance Lead and able to share with other OTHERS • Contract Type – Permanent • Work location - Philip Morris Korea, 67, Sanmakgongdannam 12-gil, Yangsan-si, Gyeongsangnam-do HOW TO APPLY • Go PMI career site, "" and set ‘South Korea’ and search for the job • Click ‘Apply Now’ button and ‘Upload a File’ for new applicants • Upload your English Resume either in Word or PDF format (merge your files into one file named as your English name, i.e., CV Gildong Hong) • Fill in basic information such as employment and education • Create password and submit application