Reliability Engineer in Cleveland, OH at Arconic

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Cleveland Operations, a forging facility serving the aerospace and automotive markets, is seeking a Reliability Engineer to join its Maintenance Department. The objective of the Reliability Engineer is to lead problem solving efforts to increase reliability of production centers that support the plant-wide production goals. The Reliability Engineer is the reliability steward for a production area and is responsible for driving continuous equipment reliability by providing and/or coordinating technical support and managing the reliability improvement processes for the area. This role includes loss elimination, risk management, and life cycle asset management.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


• Works with project engineering to ensure the reliability and maintainability of new and modified installations. The reliability engineer is responsible for adhering to the life cycle asset management (LCAM) process throughout the entire life cycle of new assets.

• Participates in the development of design and installation specifications along with commissioning plans. Participates in the development of criteria for and evaluation of equipment and technical MRO suppliers and technical maintenance service providers. Develops acceptance tests and inspection criteria.

• Participates in the final check-out of new installations; this includes factory and site acceptance testing that will assure adherence to functional specifications.

• Professionally and systematically defines, designs, develops, monitors, and refines an asset maintenance plan.

• Provides input to a risk management plan that will anticipate reliability related and non-reliability-related risks that could adversely impact plant operations.

• Develops engineering solutions to repetitive failures and all other problems that adversely affect plant operations. These problems include capacity, quality, cost or regulatory compliance issues.

• Provides technical support to production maintenance and technical personnel.

• Applies value analysis to repair/replace, repair/design and make/buy decisions.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's level degree from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of 4 years of engineering or maintenance reliability experience.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with total preventive maintenance (TPM) programs
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's level degree from an accredited institution in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.
  • ASQ engineering level certification.
  • Advanced computer skills experience and familiarity with condition monitoring software.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with total preventive maintenance (TPM) programs, including vibration analysis, oil monitoring, and thermography.