Engineer - Equipment Reliability

Cape Industrial Services
08 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Equipment Reliability Engineer

Are you looking to join a great team and work in a role that offers variety and challenge? This is a great time to join us as we have an exciting opportunity for a Reliability Engineer to identify and manage asset reliability risks that could affect plant or business operations, this includes loss elimination, risk management and life cycle asset management.
The successful candidate will work with Project Engineering to ensure the reliability and maintainability of new and modified installations and participate in the development of design and installation specifications along with commissioning plans. This is a hands-on role with the need to be able to stand back and absorb the bigger impacts, working in a busy challenging environment.

About the Role:
• Loss elimination, one of the fundamental roles of the Reliability Engineer is to track the production losses and abnormally high maintenance cost assets, then find ways to reduce those losses or high costs.
• Risk management, another role of the Reliability Engineer is to manage risk to the achievement of an organization’s strategic objectives in the areas of environmental health and safety, asset capability, quality and production. Some tools used by a Reliability Engineer to identify and reduce risk include; FMEA, PHA, CA and FTA.
• LCAM, the Reliability Engineer will be involved in the design and installation stages of projects for new assets and modification of existing assets.
• Participates in the final check out of new installations. This includes factory and site acceptance testing that will assure adherence to functional specifications.
• Guides efforts to ensure reliability and maintainability of equipment, processes, utilities, facilities, controls, and safety/security systems.
• Professionally and systematically defines, designs, develops, monitors and refines an Asset Maintenance Plan.
• 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. To fulfil this responsibility the Reliability Engineer applies:
• Data analysis techniques that can include:
• Statistical Process Control
• Reliability modelling and prediction
• Fault Tree Analysis
• Six Sigma (6σ) Methodology
• Root-cause and Root-Cause Failure Analysis (RCA, RCFA)
• Failure Reporting, Analysis and Corrective Action System (FRACAS)

About You
• Multi skilled Electrical and Mechanical background
• Recognised Engineering Degree, HND/HNC or equivalent
• Maintenance engineering experience in a manufacturing or process environment
• CAD experience desired, AutoCAD / Inventor preferred
• Project experience within multi-disciplinary teams advantageous
• Experience including design and specification of industrial chemical processes or similar
• Experience of industry standard risk assessment techniques such as HAZOP, FMEA
• ATEX & commissioning experience would be advantageous
• Effective communication skills with the ability to present information both verbally and written for associated personnel and site management

Working for Cape offers opportunities for growth and development and a culture that makes working for us so rewarding.
Cape is a business undergoing a big change as we shape ourselves for the future. We’re a global leader in critical industrial services. That means things like scaffolding, insulation and painting, along with a range of specialist services like oil and gas storage tank maintenance, rope access, heat exchanger refurbishment and replacement. We’re also an environmentally conscious business that partners our customers on innovate ways to be environmentally sustainable.
Since 1893, we’ve grown quickly by acquiring businesses that support our vision to become the multidisciplinary provider we are today. In the UK we employ around 6,000 people in more than 150 sites, from offshore oil platforms to nuclear and coal energy sites.
We’re a people-based business, and our success is based on delivering excellence. That means our values are important in helping shape the people we bring into our organisation. They are:
• Integrity | Commitment to Deliver | Relentless Pursuit of Excellence | Commitment to our People | One High Performing Team
Using these values, we strive to be excellent every day in everything we do

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