Reliability Engineer

Job overview

  • Deadline: Not set
  • Country: United States of America
  • Location: Elko, Nevada
  • Job-ID: R0020874
  • Job category: Sales and Product Service
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Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology in Winnemucca, NV looking for a

Reliability Engineer

Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology, the leading global supplier of equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining industry, currently has an opening for a Reliability Engineer at the Winnemucca, NV location.

Key performance areas

The Reliability Engineer will have the responsibility for measuring equipment reliability and condition as well as making recommendations to improve performance of customers equipment based on various digital tools. This position provides support locally to bad actor identification, RCM analyses, FMEA analyses, identification of critical items, and direct predictive maintenance routines in support of the equipment reliability and production availability.

This position will provide and gather information from the local site maintenance and planning teams and help them to be successful with predictive and preventative maintenance. The role is established to support improved equipment availability, and work in conjunction with remote condition monitoring models, visualizing telemetry data and maintenance data.

The role will work closely with the site technicians, maintenance project coordinators, technical product masters, and maintenance planning. A strong aptitude to root cause analysis and reporting is a fundamental in this role. Position will report to the Project Coordinator, Parts and Services.

This role is expected to be based out of Winnemucca NV, with a normal work week in accordance with regular business hours, Monday – Friday, 40 hours. Site location will be Turquoise Ridge, as part of the Artisan project team.

Additional Responsibilities Include:

  • Identify the pro-active maintenance requirements for assets to increase asset productivity, maximize reliability performance in a sustainable way and to capture all opportunities to improve processes while reducing total cost
  • Reconcile actual equipment component performance vs total cost of ownership
  • Develop equipment preventive maintenance plans with a focus on preventive maintenance and component replacement schedules
  • Professionally and systematically define, design, develop and implement an Asset Maintenance Plan that includes value-added preventive maintenance tasks and predictive testing to identify and isolate inherent reliability problems
  • Develop a risk management plan that will anticipate reliability-related risks
  • Develop engineering solutions to repetitive failures and other problems that adversely affect plant operations
  • Analyze root cause failure and provide corrective action recommendations
  • Provide reliability reporting by site/model
  • Review maintenance parts lists for accuracy of parts information and align with Global TCO team
  • Collect and analyze information on the equipment reliability of parts and components
  • Participate in defect elimination projects to identify inherent reliability of a part, component or system and develop the required maintenance strategies
  • Develop a monthly business impact analysis report
  • Ensures internal and external customer satisfaction as a contributor to the quality and timely response to requests
  • Complies with Sandvik EHS policies and applicable government, customer or industry regulations or requirements
  • Identifies and reports any unsafe work habits
  • Strives to find safer ways for customers to work with Sandvik’s products
  • Ensures that all activities are carried out in accordance with Company Values, Policies and Procedures
  • Takes responsibility for personal development and enhancement of skills
  • Stays current on industry developments, competitive offerings and issues affecting service and customers
  • Takes responsibility for personal development and enhancement of skills

Your profile

You possess a degree/diploma in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Control Systems. Relevant engineering/technical qualifications (degree/diploma or trade qualification). Proficient with RCM processes.

Additional Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels including internal and external stakeholders, middle management level, contractors and other specialists
  • Strong track record of implementing a globally designed strategic approach towards the application of technical expertise in Reliability Engineering Principles in a complex, matrix structured global resources organization
  • Strong stakeholder management experience
  • Advanced understanding of the full mining value chain and its key drivers.
  • Working knowledge of Mobile Maintenance operating, maintaining principles, reliability concepts (FMECA, RCM), work management processes and reporting
  • Strong analytical, planning, organizational and time management skills
  • Extensive knowledge of Maintenance Management System
  • Knowledge of Maintenance process and activities

Benefits

Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive package of health, dental and disability insurance, and a 401(k) retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.

How to Apply

For immediate consideration, please apply online at http://www.sandvik.com/careers for the Reliability Engineer position, Job Req. ID# R0020874.

Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at hrsolutions.us@sandvik.com. Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.

Deadline: Not set
Job-ID: R0020874

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