Job Summary
Provide technical support for plant maintenance activities. Develop and execute maintenance plan to ensure safe operation of plant and equipment is kept in compliance.
Job Description
  • Provide leadership in establishing and maintaining a robust Preventive Maintenance Optimization program.
  • Repair equipment as necessary and provide maintenance support when available.  Coordinate
  • Advise, review and approve temporary repairs and modifications to equipment - (e.g. piping repairs, rotating equipment, MOCs, etc.).
  • Advise on proper execution and documentation of repair and preventive maintenance (PM) activities for both rotating and fixed assets.
  • Advise on PSM - required PM programs, inspections, and documentation. Secure resources to perform these functions as needed for the sites.
  • Identify and interface with preferred equipment manufacturers, specialists, and technical support consultants and vendors.
  • Make recommendations on best materials, practices, and technical support resources to maintenance management leaders.
  • Develop, maintain and update maintenance documentation (e.g. repair reports, bill of materials, upgrade recommendations) for critical plant equipment.
  • Support Contract maintenance team as required for routine repair and maintenance activities.
  • Assist with rotating equipment vibration analysis and condition monitoring data interpretation, recommend actions based on these analyses.
  • Provide the first line of technical support for issues related to stationary and rotating equipment maintenance and reliability.
  • Assist with equipment performance troubleshooting as requested/required.
  • Assist with CAPEX management at site level
  • Actively identify and work to eliminate waste in plant processes, procedures, and normal work activities.
  • Lead inspection, testing and preventive maintenance of all equipment.
  • Sustain mechanical integrity compliance year over year, once the initial ITPM is completed.
  • Establish visual management data for site leadership, reliability department, and production areas.
What will it take?

Position Requirements

Education: Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or electrical engineering preferred.

Experience: Minimum of 5 years within a reliability, maintenance, or engineering role in the chemical manufacturing industry.

Special Requirements and Independency_ Experience with Process Safety Management.

Traveling Required_ n/a

Job Competencies

IT Skills_

  • Proficient with Microsoft 365 Suite
  • AutoCAD software skills are desirable

Language Skills_

  • English

Interpersonal Skills_

  • Capable of working in a cooperative manner with others
  • Mentoring and coaching team members
  • Flexibility in thinking and operating
  • Collaboration and working well with others

Problem Solving_

  • Analyze and troubleshoot issues that arise.
  • Research information that is necessary to complete duties


  • Contribute individually and as a team when necessary
  • Partner with relevant stakeholders


  • Daily communication (written, verbal and non_verbal) with site leadership, technicians, contractors, vendors, and members of the engineering department