Midlothian, Texas


The Reliability Engineer will work closely with equipment suppliers, plant staff and Process Area  Teams to ensure successful operation of the plant.  




Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all  work environments and areas.  

Responsible for monitoring reliability based systems including preventative maintenance  systems, vibration analysis and condition monitoring.  

Participate in the creation of preventative maintenance routines (PMRs) and bills of materials  (BOMs) for new equipment  

Management of the preventive/predictive maintenance programs (Inspection, Vibration, Oil  Analysis, NDT, thermography, etc.) to ensure optimum equipment availability. 

Responsible for the preventative maintenance work order system with coordinated execution of  the area operations and central maintenance teams.  

Provide leadership, guidance, and direction for reliability team and plant area teams in a manner  consistent with LafargeHolcim values  

Support, demonstrate, and facilitate the concepts of development and involvement of employees,  continuous learning and continuous improvement in a values based high performance  organization.  

Accountable for providing leadership, development and coaching on individual performance to  direct reports to achieve business results. 

Analysis and elimination of repetitive problems through root cause analysis, Pareto analysis,  statistical review, FMEA and similar techniques.  

Responsible for the facilitation of continuous improvement processes around equipment  availability and reliability.  

Support and guide sustainable improvements in MTBF of major equipment.  Other duties as assigned.  


Education: Bachelor's/University Degree  

Field of Study Preferred: Mechanical/Electrical Engineering  

Required Work Experience: 5+ years in cement or similar manufacturing environment 

Required Computer and Software Skills: Comprehensive computer software knowledge required  including; Excel, Word, Project, Autocad, PowerPoint is required, SAP experience is desired.

Travel Requirements:  Minimal

Additional Requirements:  

Demonstrated planning, organizational and project management skills  

Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to work in a cross-functional team 

Effective communication and presentation skills: the ability to explain technical information to non technical people  

Solid decision making skills and independent judgment required  

Adaptable to change; to take an innovative approach towards problem solving; self starting 

Ability to follow up on critical assignments and monitor information to ensure data integrity  Solid technical and professional knowledge  

Demonstrated experience in heavy industrial maintenance (3-5 years or more) required  Knowledge of the cement manufacturing process would be a benefit.

Three to five years  mechanical and electrical maintenance experience is required.  

Demonstrated experience in setting up reliability systems in heavy industry required  Experience in FFT analysis of vibration spectra on a range of heavy industrial plant required 

Experience in practical application of FMEA, NDT inspection techniques preferred  Working knowledge of instrumentation, process controls, motors, starters and VFD´s an advantage  

Midlothian, Texas

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