Asset Reliability Engineer in Cleveland, OH at Arconic

Date Posted: 3/5/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Arconic Wheel and Transportation Products invented the first forged aluminum truck wheel in 1948—and by doing so, we created an entire industry. Seven decades later, we’re proud to be the global market leader in the forged, aluminum heavy-duty truck wheel market, holding the number one position. We’ve helped customers around the world to increase payload while saving fuel and reducing maintenance by switching out heavy steel wheels for lightweight aluminum.

The Asset Reliability Engineer will implement the predictive maintenance strategy across Arconic manufacturing processes with strong ties to the use of the latest technologies and equipment. Lead role for driving continuing improvement and reliability excellence in existing and future manufacturing systems. The incumbent will also serve as a key resource for location growing automation and integration with enterprise systems.

Job Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Assist in developing and executing maintenance strategies which strive towards predictive approaches to improving equipment health;
  • Work with maintenance and production teams to improve equipment reliability, maintainability, and sustainable production output by utilizing Preventive and Predictive maintenance tools and technologies as well as analyzing equipment failures;
  • Evaluate existing manufacturing systems and executes actions to drive safety, productivity, quality, and cost improvements;
  • Work closely with outside contractors and engineering firms to execute equipment reliability improving activities safely, on time, and on budget;
  • Plan and coordinate events for projects and large Preventive Maintenance events;
  • Provide hands-on technical support / trouble shooting to solve problems to root cause;
  • Read and understand process sheets and blue prints;
  • Develop and maintain maintenance documents such as FMEA, Control Plan, standardized downtime reporting and multilevel equipment structure used for all these plus cost reporting;
  • Provide manufacturing decision-making information by calculating maintenance labor, material and service costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements.
Major Activities and Key Challenges Include:
  • Possess a deep knowledge of industrial equipment (forging, robotics, and CNC equipment are a plus), process controls, maintenance planning systems, condition based monitoring, and TPM and/ or REX execution;
  • Experienced at blue print and schematic reading and interpretations;
  • Possess experience with analytics and predictive technologies;
  • Understanding of equipment maintenance actions within the reliability framework from a data perspective;
  • Experience with condition based monitoring technologies;
  • Strong analytic problem solving: able to develop and use structured approaches to identify root causes and recommend resolutions;
  • Project Management skills and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously to meet objectives and key deadlines;
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution;
  • Minimum 2 years of maintenance focused experience in a manufacturing environment;
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ or Master’s degree in electrical, mechanical, industrial, computer science or process engineering from an accredited institution;
  • Minimum 5 years of maintenance focused experience in a manufacturing environment;
  • Possess one or more of the following certifications: CRE, ASQ, SMRP
  • Previous maintenance experience in a heavy manufacturing environment;
  • Experience with mechanical systems maintenance;
  • Experience in electrical, automation and control systems maintenance;
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite;
  • Experience with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS).