Reliability Engineer (Mechanical)

Job Title: Reliability Engineer (Mechanical)

Employment Type: Full Time

Location: NE

Job Posted Date: December 20, 2019

Your role
The Reliability Mechanical Engineer is responsible for the design of our client’s mechanical equipment reliability systems at client’s new Olive Creek 1 facility (OC1). This role will establish asset strategies and ensure proper maintenance programs are in place for all OC1 mechanical equipment. He/She will provide general guidance to maintenance technicians for routine mechanical issues within the plant, and will also help troubleshoot any major issues that arise. He/She will assist in developing a mechanical library and will lead execution of the management of change program throughout the plant.

You will

Learn core technologies of the clinet carbon black processes with goal of becoming a subject matter expert on mechanical processes
Ensure all assets are captured in the asset management system with a proper criticality matrix; define inspection criteria and frequency to ensure equipment reliability
Provide support in maintenance (preventive and predictive) processes and procedures being developed and executed
Own document systems and reporting on asset systems
Work closely with plant operations, maintenance, leadership and Core Tech personnel to resolve issues and develop solutions on mechanical issues
Engage with stakeholders in the design and conduct design reviews, FMEA and/or HAZOP’s as appropriate
Gain knowledge to oversee welding / metallurgical programs to ensure compliance while supporting plant operations
Performs other duties as needed
You are

Knowledgeable in industrial plant maintenance programs
Strong technically in industrial mechanical equipment (blowers, pumps, steam & piping systems, solids handling equipment, etc.)
Able to effectively organize and prioritize a large quantity of work
Able to communicate clearly and equally well with plant management and plant operations personnel
Willing to troubleshoot equipment and “get dirty ” and have strong hands-on skills
API certified and able to support plant programs
Able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment with competing deadlines
You have

Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field
Minimum 2 years of work experience, or
An equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the job duties and responsibilities
Strong safety mindset
Your travel

Will include up to 10% to California office
Your work environment

Will primarily be at the production site in Hallam, NE. Approximately 75% in a climate controlled environment and 25% in the field


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