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Reliability Engineer

Job in Kansas City - Wyandotte County - KS Kansas - USA , 66101
Company: Amsted Rail Griffin Wheel
Full Time position
Listed on 2021-08-02
Job specializations:
  • Engineering
  • Maintenance/Cleaning
    Aircraft Maintenance, HVAC, Facility Maintenance, Maintenance Manager
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Position Summary:

Plans and coordinates maintenance of equipment within a department in a proactive fashion to maximize equipment uptime and verifies repairs are effective. Effectively utilizes computerized maintenance management systems. Forms and leads teams to improve plant maintenance capabilities. Accountable for planning and scheduling department maintenance, repair and installation of production machinery and equipment. Schedules daily and weekend/down day maintenance work and maintains an up to date log of work that needs to be accomplished.

Provides technical expertise, guidance and leadership for Multi-crafts, Electricians and Mechanics. Major interactions include plant management and supervision, maintenance personnel, vendors, engineers, purchasing, technical services and contractors.



* Four-year college degree in Engineering or a related technical degree preferred.

* Three to five years of direct experience in maintenance functions such as reliability planning/scheduling, reliability engineering, or maintenance supervision.

* Good working knowledge of MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project, CMMS software, and CAD software.

Principle Accountabilities:

* Develops, implements, and maintains proactive maintenance practices.

* Effectively utilizes CMMS system.

* Plans, schedules and coordinates manpower requirements for department maintenance and equipment repairs to reduce equipment downtime, minimize cost, and contribute to production efficiencies.

* Develops and implements a maintenance plan that is consistent with the TPM philosophy.

* Determines root cause of equipment failures and implements solutions to eliminate repetitive downtime

* Works with vendors and contractors on maintenance projects

* Continually evaluates effectiveness of PM’s. Updates PM’s as needed

* Determines spare parts needs and requisitions necessary parts to meet these needs.

* Provides afterhours support for a 24 hour a day operation via telephone or onsite depending on situational need.

* Performs other duties as required.

Evaluation Areas:

Prospective candidates will be evaluated on technical knowledge, the ability to learn, work standards,

initiative, innovation, written and verbal communication, problem solving/assessment, and


Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor???s

legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)
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