Reliability Engineer in Springdale, AR at Arconic

Date Posted: 12/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Deployment of reliability systems which encompass preventative and predictive maintenance strategies that drive effective and efficient maintenance departments for BCS locations.
  • Develop and deploy reliability standards to all facilities and audit performance to those standards.
  • Accumulate and analyze reliability excellence data to problem solve systematic gaps within reliability standards and systems.
  • Develop and train key reliability resources to standardize use of CMMS and other predictive maintenance systems.
  • Develop technological solutions which increase the effectiveness and efficiency of maintenance operations.
  • Develop technological solutions to drive problem solving on equipment failures and share preventative and predictive learnings to all BCS locations.
  • Pilot reliability planning models with locations to access equipment failure potentials and plan predictive and preventative maintenance measures.
  • Guide and direct small teams to achieve project objectives including the set up and execution of smart manufacturing deployment across BCS locations. 
  • Lead “smart equipment” efforts connecting predictable equipment failures through utilization of historians, CMMS systems, and Scada systems.
  • Use data, best practices and other Kaizen focused activities to increase process efficiency and reduce operational cost.


Essential Knowledge & Skills/Education
  • Ability to lead technical activities to meet timing and budgetary targets.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • A working knowledge of manufacturing processes and improvement strategies.
  • Ability to view standards, systems, and equipment failures as an opportunity to develop stronger systems
  • Ability to enjoy problem solving and relationship building across facilities.
  • A deep understanding of Reliability Systems and Methodologies
  • Ability to tell stories with data, educate effectively, and instill confidence in recommendations.
  • Strong curiosity working with technology and maintenance personnel.
  • Project Management skills to copy and paste existing best practices across the network.
  • Preferred experience in: MP2, CMMS, vibration analysis, thermal analysis and/or any other equipment condition monitoring technologies.
Basic or Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering.
  • Preferred: experience with CMMS Software, SQL, and Predictive Maintenance Technologies.