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Rotating Equipment Reliability Engineer

100,000 – 145,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/25/23

Job Description

Job description:

  • Responsible for the mechanical integrity and reliability of rotating equipment.
  • Ensure that the site complies with applicable code and engineering standards for inspection, alteration, and repair to maintain the mechanical integrity and move to industry typical life spans of the rotating equipment at the plant.
  • Ensures that all repairs and alterations to rotating equipment are performed in accordance with RAGAGEP
  • Ensures that adequate inspection, QA/QC, and maintenance condition monitoring programs are developed and utilized for the safe operation of rotating equipment
  • Develops and implements Pump MTBF, to achieve or exceed set goals
  • Develops and implements Driver MTBF, to achieve or exceed set goals
  • Develops and implements Fan/Compressor MTBF, to achieve or exceed set goals
  • Maintains and updates site procedures for mechanical integrity and reliability
  • Engages with seal vendor to assure that recommendations are implemented in a timely fashion
  • Evaluates rotating equipment failures and provide proactive solutions to mitigate re-occurrences
  • Develops equipment PM plans
  • Evaluates and prioritize action items from Rotating Equipment PM Reports
  • Provides oversight of the rotating equipment PM program
  • Assists the operations group in developing Operator Reliability Driven tasks (ODR)
  • Assists the maintenance group in the development of precision maintenance techniques and training
  • Assists the maintenance group with PM Optimization for rotating equipment
  • Assists the maintenance group with repairs and follow up on improvement opportunities
  • Continues to perform criticality analysis and ranking of process equipment
  • Assists in the development of spares program based off criticality analysis ranking
  • Develops defect elimination program
  • Continues to advance existing condition monitoring techniques currently in use as well as justify and implement new ones
  • Provides training opportunities to personnel for professional advancement
  • Teams up with the Turnaround group to ensure that the site is aligned with the Turnaround Best Practices
  • Develops Turnaround Scope of Work for rotating equipment
  • Assists in the Turnaround Readiness Evaluation
  • Collects and provides quarterly reliability data for the Quarterly report
  • Reviews quarterly data and provide recommendations based on trends
  • Assists with the development and implementation of reliability programs (Bad Actors, Criticality, etc.)
  • Reviews rotating equipment standards and attend the annual conference
  • Updates document to reflect updates to the industry standards Lead RE work group Assist sites with troubleshooting/best practices Lead or assist sites with RCAs
  • Ensures project management for rotating reliability projects occurs
  • Champions the development and implementation of value-added SEMI programs
  • Other duties as assigned


  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
  • Prior manufacturing experience
  • Knowledge of Rotating Equipment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

  • Great Culture
  • Very Responsive
  • Good Company

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 100000

Salary Max : 145000

Currency Type : US Dollars

Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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