SAP PM stands for Systems Analysis and Programs Plant Maintenance; it is that section in the SAP module that runs the information that is generated in a Factory or a Manufacturing unit of a company. SAP PM, is work hand in hand with other SAP Business suite models through the integration for example with Production, Materials Management, Sales and Distribution, Personnel Management, and Controlling, the data is always kept current and processes that are necessary for Plant Maintenance and Customer Service, and are automatically triggered in other areas for example, Materials Management/Purchasing area, when a request is made for purchase of non-stock materials.

SAP PM jobs, is divided into flow of categories that rely on each other for information and for further progress in Plant and Production management. These areas can be termed as the sub sectional work force that drive SAP PM, and these include: Inspection, Preventive maintenance, Repair etc. Inspection consists of measures which establish the actual condition of a technical system. Preventive maintenance consists of measures which maintain the ideal condition of a technical system. Repair consists of measures which restore the ideal condition of a technical system, and other measures taken using the maintenance organization.

A SAP PM Job seeker has to have the requisite SAP Certification in this category, and atleast the minimum industry standard experience. SAP PM Certifications are provided by SAP AG, the software developers themselves, it is part of their initiative to let out into the market qualitative professionals into the market, through SAP University Alliance. One can acquire SAP PM Certification through a string of universities associated with SAP AG.

Recruiters and Vendors, who are relentlessly pursuing SAP PM Certificate holders, it is more likely they would stumble upon you (if you have the need requirements) as soon as you enter the market, than to stumble upon a unresponsive rock. With websites that are so filled with SAP PM Jobs in their arsenal of offering, it wouldn’t be hard for a job seeker to get sucked into this lucrative career Segment.

2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. deepak
    Mar 15, 2011 @ 09:38:37

    Walk-In for SAP Freshers @Pune As you are aware, SAP in particular, when it comes to hiring into the technical streams, Aptitude, Extrapolation skills, Ability to apply knowledge are always given preference over just Experience/. . . . . . .

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  2. sandeep
    Sep 12, 2012 @ 11:49:01


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