Preventive Maintenance Planning and Scheduling
Manually generating work orders for recurring tasks creates unnecessary administrative work and pulls you away from more important things. FTMaintenance preventive maintenance software allows you to automatically create PM work orders on the schedule of your choosing.
- Schedule PMs based on calendar date, run time, or when maintenance was last performed
- Associate tasks and parts with varying frequencies using the same PM template
- Eliminate redundant data entry with multi-equipment work orders
Preventive Maintenance Task Lists
Maintenance history is more reliable when jobs are performed consistently. With FTMaintenance preventive maintenance tracking software, you can create procedures that leave little room for error or confusion.
- Create a master list of tasks that can be used again and again
- Update a PM task and have the change applied to all associated PM work orders
- Maintain consistency by providing technicians with step-by-step instructions
FTMaintenance is an effective preventive maintenance management software that allows you to balance the workload on a customizable maintenance calendar.
- Get a snapshot of preventive maintenance jobs on a color-coded calendar
- Easily reassign and reschedule PM work orders
- Share the maintenance schedule with other departments to plan PMs around equipment availability
FULL SCALE PLAN
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