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Created in 2011 by the world’s leading Nutrition, Health and Wellness Company, Nestlé Health Science is a unique health science company focused on advancing the role nutrition plays in changing the course of health for consumers, patients and healthcare professionals. Focused on delivering quality-of-life benefits through nutritional solutions, we harness scientific and clinical advances to improve health through managed nutrition. With approximately 3,000 employees around the world and a global presence in about 50 markets, we invite you to impact the future of health with us.

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Job Number 18000544 Company Nestle Health Science


Societies are ageing and age and lifestyle related diseases are spiraling. At the same time, scientific understanding of health, disease and the potential of nutrition – as an integral part of managing health and disease – is growing.

Nestlé Health Science (NHSc) is a company on a mission and on the move, motivated by the opportunity to forge a major therapeutic role for nutrition in the management of health and establish a new industry between food and pharmaceuticals, capturing this opportunity with safe, effective and cost-effective solutions and become a leader in the area of therapeutic nutrition.

NHSc isa wholly-owned subsidiary of the Nestlé Group, created in 2011. We have over 3,000 employees around the world with a wide mix of capabilities – from chemical and bio-medical engineers, food scientists
to regulatory specialists, medical delegates and health economic experts that reflect our dynamism and intent to create.

Position Summary

Position is based in Bridgewater, New Jersey

The Maintenance Planner/Scheduler will work with the site management team and be responsible for the planning and scheduling of all Maintenance (corrective and preventative) including a major role in the development of PM program, management of technical stores (spare parts and consumable inventories). In conjunction with the Facilities Manager the position all maintenance issues and priorities for the total site.

Key Responsibilities

·Responsible for processing and scheduling of all work orders, gaining approval and any engineering input that may be required. Examines and determines best way to accomplish work order, obtains any drawings, and checks for availability of parts. Estimates steps to be taken, man hours and number of mechanics required and lists materials for special equipment needed for completion of the work order.

·Participates in AMM (Nestle Asset & Maintenance Management) System implementation and leads equipment, work order, and PM configuration and administration for Bridgewater Site.

oEstablishes and coordinates preventive maintenance plans in conjunction with the Site Management and the Pilot Plant teams.

oParticipates in Nestle Continuous Excellence (NCE) tasks such as, Breakdown Analysis (BDA), Go-See-Think-Do (GSTD) problem solving, DMAIC’s and White Belt Projects.

oCompile, analyze and provide input for adjustments in regards to key performance indicators.

·Safety and Environmental:
Comply with site safety & environmental objectives & targets
Comply with the plant, office, & lab safety rules; report incidents & unsafe conditions immediately
Maintain compliance with regulations, and refer to the Safety & Environmental Management System(s) on all related procedures and programs.
Strives to reduce the environmental impact of all related activities.


Follow site food safety, quality rules as defined in Nestle Good Manufacturing Practices and other operational procedures.

Maintain compliance with relevant regulations.


Experience and Education Requirements

·          Journeyman’s Level Qualification or demonstrated experience in related fields such as HVAC or Electrical

·          3-5 years of maintenance/engineering planning experience or equivalent experience in facilities operations

·          Demonstrated working knowledge of SAP Asset Management or other CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System such as Maximo or Datastream 7i)


Preferred Skills

·         Associate degree in maintenance, engineering technology, or related field.

·         CMRP certification (certified maintenance reliability professional)

·          Able to perform in a team environment

·         Quality  communication skills (written and oral)

·         Demonstrated ability to lead others

·         Problem-solving skills

·         Ability to prioritize

·         Supervisory Skills





In addition to the above, you have to demonstrate your ability to work constructively with everyone who contributes; to be open to fresh ideas and leverage diversity of backgrounds and experiences; and to act with integrity. You also have to demonstrate your ability to focus on what matters and make choices; to deliver against clear, actionable and measurable priorities, and to work with a lean and nimble mindset. Finally, you will have to demonstrate your ability to challenge the status quo and to help us change the way people view nutritional therapies in health management, with a can-do attitude and passion.



The Nestlé Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.

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