Reference : 575678

Reliability Engineer

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom
    LEICESTER
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 01/27/2020

Who are we ?

Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile?  Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? – Our key attitudes and the way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Reliability Engineer opportunity.

This role is working with Saint-Gobain PAM UK who are based in Melton Mowbray.  PAM UK are the premier supplier of ductile iron and cast iron products to the UK's key utilities, telecoms, highways, civil engineering, construction and housing companies.  This site produces a range of access covers, drainage, gully gratings and kerb drainage.

As a Reliability Engineer your key responsibility and function will be to to identify and manage asset reliability that could adversely affect plant performance. There will be a particular focus on maintenance improvement, loss elimination and root cause analysis.  You will play an integral part in keeping production moving.   Our production machinery is varied and includes; material & bulk handling systems, moulding machinery, conveyors, overhead cranes, foundry equipment underground mining systems and hydraulics

Your day to day duties will include (but not limited to) – working closely with the maintenance teams you will: 

• Team leadership – Lead, mentor and develop asset care technicians to achieve departmental objectives
• Plant reliability – Measure and analyse equipment performance to identify and prioritise improvement activities based
• Identifying and reporting on potential failures within a process
• Manage the planning and schedule all maintenance activities
• Performing tests and analysis
• Check new systems or installations
• Develop and improve key performance indicators to drive the plant reliability.
• Root Cause Analysis – Identify root causes and drive corrective actions
• Promote H&S policies and procedures across the site
• Budget accountability: Capital Expenditure projects to £500k.

What kind of person are we looking for?
First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?

Are you a Reliability Engineer looking for your next challenge or an experienced Maintenance Engineer looking to develop into a reliability role?

We would love to hear from you if can demonstrate some of the following key skills and attributes we think are require to succeed in this role:

• Electrical or Mechanical Apprenticeship or equivalent (ie HNC + relevant or Electrical or Mechanical experience)
• IOSH Managing Safely
• Experience within an industrialised manufacturing environment
• Experience as a control, electrical or electronic engineer
• Proven project management knowledge and experience
• Proven experience of managing individuals and teams
• Broad experience of plant instrumentation systems
• In-depth instrumentation experience
• Experience of RCM & FMEA
• In-depth understanding of SPC
• Experience of working in a World Class Maintenance Department
• Good understanding of CMMS systems
• Experience with AutoCAD would be advantageous
• Excellent communicator and able to present at a senior level

Who are Saint-Gobain?
Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale. We have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employ 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of the most well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.

You are applying to work with Saint Gobain PAM this is one of more than 30 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.

Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.

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