Reference : 587262

Reliability Inspector

  • Technical Production
  • United States Silver Grove
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 08/05/2021

Position description

CertainTeed Gypsum is now hiring a reliability Inspector for its operation in Silver Grove, KY.  This team member will analyze trends by consistent monitoring of equipment conditions.  Ascertain the required maintenance interventions necessary to maximize equipment reliability, performance and life expectancy, while maintaining the production functions within safety guidelines and budgetary constraints. 

Analyzes data create and initiates the appropriate work orders utilizing the CMMS system.  Make use of predictive maintenance technologies such as vibration analysis, oil analysis, thermography, and ultrasonic testing.  Creates, reviews and modifies preventative maintenance routines for plant equipment.  Coach and train employees as needed. Supports maintenance and production departments as needed.

  • Inspects equipment to verify integrity and directs preventive and repair maintenance of machines.
  • Interprets specifications, drawings, and maintenance work order to employees as needed.
  • Recommends measures to improve safety performance, maintenance methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists employees in solving work problems.
  • Create monthly and annual reports pertaining to the equipment condition (oil, vibration, thermos, and visual inspections).
  • Practice RCA’s (Root Cause Analysis) utilizing the EWO/QK process for failures, equipment modification and improvement programs.
  • Other duties may be assigned due to special needs or projects.


  • High School diploma or GED
  • 1 to 3 years experience directly related to primary duties
  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude. 
  • Minimum 2 years technical or vocational training preferred.
  • Must have basic technical understanding of production equipment.  Individual should possess effective communication skills (written and verbal), personal initiative, interpersonal skills and a high regard for safety.
  • Moreover, individual must have the ability to adapt to evolving job requirements that require searching for solutions or new applications. 
  • Certifications in Predictive Maintenance disciplines (Oil Analysis, Vibration Analysis, Thermography, Ultrasonic) preferred.

Who are we ?

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada.

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