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Reliability Engineer

Discipline
Construction & Maintenance
Sector
Petrochemical
Location
Belgium
Vacancy ID
50322

Responsibilities

Reliability Engineer om de afdeling P&M te ondersteunen. Focus dus op mechanisch et static Ze hebben nu ondersteuning nodig van een persoon voor 1 jaar,, tegen eind volgend jaar bekijken we de planning voor het jaar erop.

 

Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Is responsible for the development of a long term asset plan containing maintenance and replacement strategies based on the criticality of the equipment. This means :
    • Responsible for the long term predictive and preventive maintenance plan and hence the activity based budget to allow execution of this plan.
    • Advise about the strategy to be followed based on findings and experience during the life-time of the equipment, taking in account the recommendations of the OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) and best practices.
    • Responsible for determining, creating and ordering the right spare parts
    • Decide on maintenance actions regarding predictive maintenance findings
    • Initiates Maintenance Projects which improve the plants reliability.
    • Follow-up the performance of the (major) equipment and decide on corrective action whenever necessary. (MTBF, MTTR, Maintenance cost, Operating cost, ..)
  • Implements, supported by reliability functions within the department, sound predictive and preventive maintenance programs on the plants static and rotating equipment, on electrical equipment and systems and on the whole range of instrumentation.
  • Provides technical support to the maintenance crews in troubleshooting, mainly for rotating equipment, but also for non-standard maintenance interventions.
  • Provides technical support to the department Studies and Construction upon request. Facilitates Hand-overs from Engineering to Maintenance in order to make sure new installations are ready to be operated and maintained.
  • Improves the overall process safety performance by, based on the technical knowledge, representing the maintenance department during regular Hazop sessions.
  • Takes the lead in
    • identifying bad actors, based on maintenance cost and number of interventions
    • performing RCA of the problems or failures
    • proposing solutions and the cost to implement
    • implementing improvements and follows-up results
  • Monitors the daily assignment of the right cost-centers to the raised workorders, since this is crucial for a good follow-up and information gathering from the SAP system. Information needed as base for the reliability improvements and activity based budget.
  • Coaches and trains the technicians and operators where needed to improve or maintain technical skills and to improve reliability awareness.
  • Acts as SAP Single Point of Contact for the PM module.

Skills and knowledge required

Education/Experience

  • Master in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Some experience (5 years) in reliability engineering, maintenance supervision and engineering (projects) in (petro)chemical company is required to develop aspects such as maintenance and engineering processes, cost analysis and budgeting.
  • Experience of polymerisation and finishing technologies is preferred, at least experience in the (petro)chemical industry.
  • Good understanding of manufacturing processes and business expectations is really an added value.

Requirements

Reliability Engineer om de afdeling P&M te ondersteunen. Focus dus op mechanisch et static Ze hebben nu ondersteuning nodig van een persoon voor 1 jaar,, tegen eind volgend jaar bekijken we de planning voor het jaar erop.

 

Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Is responsible for the development of a long term asset plan containing maintenance and replacement strategies based on the criticality of the equipment. This means :
    • Responsible for the long term predictive and preventive maintenance plan and hence the activity based budget to allow execution of this plan.
    • Advise about the strategy to be followed based on findings and experience during the life-time of the equipment, taking in account the recommendations of the OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) and best practices.
    • Responsible for determining, creating and ordering the right spare parts
    • Decide on maintenance actions regarding predictive maintenance findings
    • Initiates Maintenance Projects which improve the plants reliability.
    • Follow-up the performance of the (major) equipment and decide on corrective action whenever necessary. (MTBF, MTTR, Maintenance cost, Operating cost, ..)
  • Implements, supported by reliability functions within the department, sound predictive and preventive maintenance programs on the plants static and rotating equipment, on electrical equipment and systems and on the whole range of instrumentation.
  • Provides technical support to the maintenance crews in troubleshooting, mainly for rotating equipment, but also for non-standard maintenance interventions.
  • Provides technical support to the department Studies and Construction upon request. Facilitates Hand-overs from Engineering to Maintenance in order to make sure new installations are ready to be operated and maintained.
  • Improves the overall process safety performance by, based on the technical knowledge, representing the maintenance department during regular Hazop sessions.
  • Takes the lead in
    • identifying bad actors, based on maintenance cost and number of interventions
    • performing RCA of the problems or failures
    • proposing solutions and the cost to implement
    • implementing improvements and follows-up results
  • Monitors the daily assignment of the right cost-centers to the raised workorders, since this is crucial for a good follow-up and information gathering from the SAP system. Information needed as base for the reliability improvements and activity based budget.
  • Coaches and trains the technicians and operators where needed to improve or maintain technical skills and to improve reliability awareness.
  • Acts as SAP Single Point of Contact for the PM module.

Skills and knowledge required

Education/Experience

  • Master in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Some experience (5 years) in reliability engineering, maintenance supervision and engineering (projects) in (petro)chemical company is required to develop aspects such as maintenance and engineering processes, cost analysis and budgeting.
  • Experience of polymerisation and finishing technologies is preferred, at least experience in the (petro)chemical industry.
  • Good understanding of manufacturing processes and business expectations is really an added value.

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