Senior Reliability Engineer

Resolute Forest Products

Childersburg, AL


Competitive Salary

The Senior Reliability Engineer is responsible for maintaining and improving the reliability of our manufacturing operation.

• Oversee the Maintenance Coordinators/Planners and Reliability Engineers.
• Eliminate production limiting failures from the manufacturing process.
• Support plant health, safety, environmental and quality strategies that ensure protection of employee and company property, safety, health environmental compliance and product quality.
• Lead the equipment/process troubleshooting effort.
• Work with operations and maintenance leaders to support/troubleshoot the maintenance systems in their area.
• Improve maintenance techniques, activities, and practices through use of reliability tools (i.e. RCM, FMEA, RCFA, etc.).
• Assist with implementation of both capital and maintenance improvement projects.
• Provide information and training to help build technical skills in the workforce.
• Monitor and analyze all emergency work orders in the area.
• Example of daily responsibilities (depending on electrical or mechanical) discipline include, but are not limited to:
     o Lead the RCFA process.
     o Manage pressure vessel integrity and tank inspection programs.
     o Manage process safety valve program.
     o Champion mill lubrication and/or PM/PdM activities.
     o Assist with MCC or power distribution integrity activities.
     o Assist coordinating outside contractor services.

Knowledge and Experience
• B.S. in engineering or related field.
• Seven (7) or more years’ experience in a related field.
• Excellent skills in written and oral communication.
• Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to think “outside the box”.
• Functional use of Microsoft Office and maintenance systems.
• SAP knowledge preferred.
• Highly organized and uses efficient work methods.
• Demonstrated ability to learn and continue to develop knowledge and skills.