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Company: GAF
Location: Houston, TX
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


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Job Description:

Job Description

We are looking for a Maintenance Engineer who will perform engineering functions within the maintenance department to optimize machine operating time. The scope of work involves reducing the failure rate of equipment & machinery, optimizing equipment maintainability, extending equipment life and introducing engineering solutions that expedite maintenance services while improving operator effectiveness. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Serve as an internal consulting engineer for the maintenance department & general engineering consultant to the plant.
  • Manage and improve upon the maintenance department reliability program.
  • Work with Maintenance Supervisor and Coordinator to ensure effectiveness of PM program and improve upon PM instructions, effectiveness and frequency.
  • Propose and implement capital and expense projects for the maintenance department. Offer input on the development of rebuild & replacement capital projects. Review capital projects for reliability & equipment serviceability issues.
  • Participate in root cause analysis & develop feasible engineering solutions.
  • Utilize CMMS and production reporting tools to identify and create actions to improve efficiency and reliability.
  • Serve as the technical consultant for development & implementation of the maintenance information system.
  • Participate in goal-setting, strategy-development, decision-making & planning processes in the maintenance department.
  • Ensure that drawings, renderings & schematics for proposed equipment & machinery modifications are prepared & filed. Maintain accurate as-is drawings, renderings, schematics of equipment & machinery modifications initiated & implemented by the maintenance department.
  • Develop engineering solutions to repetitive equipment failures, excessive equipment wear issues, changeover problems.
  • Employ AutoCAD expertise to develop detailed engineering drawings for new projects as well as existing equipment where no drawing exists.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Chemical engineering along with demonstrated experience using AutoCAD, data analysis, project management, and root cause analysis.
  • Certified Maintenance & Reliability Professional (CMRP) designation from SMRP is a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience diagnosing and troubleshooting process and equipment problems and preparing procedures, technical bulletins and equipment specifications.
  • Demonstrated intermediate proficiency in the Microsoft products, Google Suite, CMMS, ERP reporting and AutoCAD.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S., without current or future requirement for sponsorship of an employment-based visa status
We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).

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