Duties of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Utilizes maintenance and reliability best practices and equipment to improve site production performance
  • Develops, analyzes, and optimizes preventive maintenance program in order to accomplish ongoing improvements in plant reliability and maintenance costs
  • Network with area, site and corporate Reliability resources to leverage learnings. 
  • Support Corporate, Site and Area Mechanical Integrity and Quality Assurance initiatives, including serving as the site element leader for MI/QA, working through the Process Safety Management Committee.
  • Participate as part of a team to upgrade equipment and processes by implementing modifications ranging from incremental daily improvements to technology game changes.
  • Develops improved Reliability strategies with a view of process safety, yields, capacity and OEE performance.
  • Provide technical support in Reliability issues and assist in trouble shooting process or equipment issues.
  • Provides training for mechanics to broaden their skills and abilities
  • Interacts with all layers of the organization to accomplish business improvements.
  • Participates in the Site Reliability Engineering Network.
  • Supports the collection and tracking of area M&R costs and document cost of failures.
  • Uses data for analysis of proactive action and establishment of reliability programs.

Job Qualifications


Basic Qualifications:

BS in Mechanical Engineering

3+ years work experience in a manufacturing environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS ME
  • 5 years of experience working as a Reliability Engineer
  • Knowledge of Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA – TapRoot capability if possible)
  • Knowledge of Process Safety Management (PSM)
  • Expertise and understanding of Mechanical Integrity and Quality Assurance PSM elements maintained as part of OSHA 1910.120
  • Familiarity with Industry and Corporate Codes
  • Comfortable working in a team environment; high degree of initiative and self-motivation
  • Strong scientific approach to solving problems; makes data-based decisions.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a "hands-on" attitude.
  • Basic understanding of reliability and maintenance principles.
  • Six Sigma familiarity and/or certification
  • Working knowledge of SAP-PM
  • Certifications and experience utilizing reliability tools like vibration analysis, oil analysis, laser alignment, infrared thermography.  Experience working with pressure vessels, alarm/interlock checks, boilers, high speed rotating equipment, hydraulic equipment, and pressure relief devices