Praxair, Inc. Reliability Engineer in East Chicago, Indiana
Praxair, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Linde plc, is a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largestworldwide. Praxair produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialtygases, and high-performancesurface coatings. Our products,servicesand technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety ofindustries, includingaerospace,chemicals,food and beverage,electronics,energy,healthcare, manufacturing, primarymetalsand many others. For more information about the company, please visit our website atwww.praxair.com.
Global HyCO (GHYCO) has an immediate opening for a position in the Reliability group to support Global US based HYCO’s operating plants. This role will require experience with predictive systems, fixed and rotating equipment. This is a critical role for ensuring early detection of failure, replication of lesson’s learned, and implementation of processes, procedures or improvements to secure reliable operations.
Drive standard practices around preventative and predictive maintenance process.
Maintain high level of effectiveness around CMMS and Spare parts availability
Ensure equipment maintenance strategies and reliability standards are in place across all US HyCO facilities
Enable leveraging of adopted reliability and maintenance best practices and transparency of those practices in H-SMP procedures, HyCO Business Rules and Guidelines and other key tools (i.e. EAM, HyCO Tracker)
Drive reduction in unplanned down time, discovery work and repeat events (incidents and near miss) therefore reducing overall life cycle cost and increasing operating profit for the US HyCO business
Leverage site specific best in class PM’s and incorporate into appropriate H-SMPs; Overall PM optimization by equipment class
Develop and implement equipment maintenance strategies working with Subject Matter Experts
Initiate new vibration routes and maintain the HyCO MHM database
Responsible for driving EAM effectiveness in operations and maintenance; publish key metrics which show progress; Includes EAM asset loading
Responsible for Spare part availability by equipment class; development and ownership of spare part annual budget
Analysis of bad actors and repeat corrective maintenance; Maintain bad actor list and scope lead for projects that eliminate bad actors
Execution of Key Reliability Initiatives (i.e. FMEA, Procal)
Ownership of monthly Reliability team meetings, metric and focal point for maintenance best practices.
Ability to travel 30% of the time
Experience in Hydrogen Producing Facility or extensive experience with maintaining rotating equipment
Vibration Institute Certification
MHM database training
RAMP, Winrock and VDL analysis training
Influencing peers, SME’s and managers
International Council for Machinery Lubrication Level 1
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Primary Location Indiana-East Chicago
Req ID: 19000364