Reliability Engineer
Industrial Operations
Full Time
Anderson, Sc
2021-12-03

SUMMARY

The Reliability Engineer will be responsible for improving and optimizing safety and manufacturing operations by improving the reliability/availability of process equipment. The Reliability Engineer will be expected to lead the Maintenance Technicians in the use of industrial reliability practices, incorporating new practices and technologies as applicable.  This position will support and facilitate development and application of maintenance best practices through close collaboration with the Production and Maintenance departments; as well, as external benchmarking of industry best practices.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Increase overall plant equipment uptime, productivity, throughput, safety, and profitability through implementing a Reliability Program.
  • Utilize high level troubleshooting skills to analyze, repair, and eliminate reoccurrence of critical equipment and systems issues.
  • Plant-wide responsibility to justify, prioritize, and schedule the most critical and high impact reliability opportunities through a team-based approach receiving input from primary stakeholders.
  • Improve proactive/reactive maintenance ratio through analyzing appropriate PM, PdM, and Corrective Maintenance systems to alleviate breakdown maintenance.
  • Organize, develop, and improve Preventive Maintenance and Predictive Maintenance programs utilizing, Reliability Centered Maintenance, Root Cause Analysis, 5 Why Analysis, FMEA, RCA, RCCM, Criticality Assessments, and other appropriate reliability techniques.
  • Develop and manage predictive maintenance/condition based monitoring program, to include establishing CBM routes & baseline data, implementing the use of PdM/CBM measurement tools, assessing training needs, developing/implementing training, and defining program KPI''s.
  • Lead/Coach/Train/Grow Reliability Technicians with Condition Monitoring Techniques and data collection, in addition to the entire maintenance staff with proper Precision Maintenance, Lubrication Basics, and other pertinent Reliability Basics to reduce Infant Mortality and wear.

 

Minimum Qualification

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS 

  • 5 plus years of maintenance/engineering work experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in using data analysis techniques, Key Performance Indicators generation, and reporting.
  • Strong electrical, mechanical, and programming equipment troubleshooting skills.
  • Computer efficiency with Excel, Access, Outlook and Computerized Maintenance Management Systems.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Associates in Technical Field or Bachelor in Engineering degree.
  • Previous Reliability Engineering experience and Certified Maintenance and Reliability Practice.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to operate computer keyboard and telephone.  The employee frequently is required to drive, walk and sit.  The employee is occasionally required to stand.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

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