Vacancy Details

Mechanical Reliability Engineer

Mechanical Reliability Engineer


General Responsibilities

The Mechanical Reliability Engineer position has primary responsibility for providing programs and projects to improve equipment reliability, developing maintenance procedures to reduce maintenance cost, and fostering continuous improvement.

Specific Duties

  • Develop an appropriate preventive maintenance schedule to reduce premature equipment failures through proper measures, tests, inspections and analyses of equipment condition.
  • Work closely with Production managers and engineers and Maintenance department personnel.
  • Liaison between Technical Manager and Project engineers in the development, design and installation of capital projects.
  • Develop engineering solutions to maintenance problems, including ways of reducing or eliminating the need for maintenance through equipment replacement or improvement work.
  • Analyse the effects of preventive maintenance on equipment reliability and maintenance costs for evaluation as a basic for equipment design decisions.
  • Provide technical support to maintenance personnel on equipment repairs, troubleshooting problems and equipment reliability issues.
  • Assist in evaluation of existing and new equipment design and installation on aspect of safety and environmental issues.
  • Participate in and/or lead incident investigations, utilizing root cause failure analysis techniques and risk based assessment skills.

Qualification Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical or chemical engineering.
  • 8 to 12 years experience in the petrochemical, refining or power industry A strong background in rotating equipment is preferred.
  • Experience with mechanical integrity programs or process control Strong computer and analytical skills.

Working Conditions

The job requires involvement and presence in all areas of the facility. These can include high noise, high temperature and low light areas. They may be indoor or outdoor.

Applying for the job

There are various ways to apply for this position:

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  • Contact the consultant directly:

Colin Atkins-

About TEC Group International

We are TEC Group. We are international recruitment specialists. We are the link between highly-specialised industries and the professionals that make them work. Expert consultants, a global network of offices and the latest technology allow us to join the dots in the talent process.

TEC Group International supports the Scientific, Engineering and Energy sectors. We have completed assignments in over 60 countries and support projects all over the world through our subsidiaries and partners.

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