Lead Reliability Engineer

Job Title: Lead Reliability Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Perth, Australia
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-03-04
Reference: BH-99040
Contact Name: Luke Whitfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 06, 2019 04:52

Job Description


Our client, a global chemical company is currently recruiting a staff based Reliability Engineering Lead who will be responsible for ensuring the uptime and availability of one of their remote WA based assets through the implementation of Systematic Maintenance and Reliability strategies. Due to the nature of the role and remote site location, a full relocation is needed.

  • Sound understanding of Reliability Centered Maintenance
  • Experienced at using Computer Maintenance Management System (SAP)
  • Provide leadership and direction on multi-disciplined technical issues within the Maintenance Engineering team
  • Control the Management of Change (MOC) process from the Reliability Engineering Team
  • Manage spare part stock item request from the Engineering team
  • Provide updates and reports on plant condition to the Maintenance Manager
  • Actively utilize plant condition data to identify and take action on reliability projects
  • Ensure Technical Operating Procedures (TOPs) compliance and Industry Best Practice in with regard to Plan Reliability
  • Lead Rood Cause Analysis (RCA) and publish reports relating to reliability concerns
  • Conduct training for Engineers and Technicians in the area of Reliability
  • Oversea the management of critical spares across the site in conjunction with discipline specialist Reliability Engineers

 Required Experience
  • Minimum of Bachelor Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Full Member of the Institute of Engineers, Australia (MIAust)
  • Extensive experience in a similar industry (Petrochemical, Gas Processing or Oil Refining);
  • Demonstrated supervisory and leadership experience;
  • SAP Power user and Intermediate/Advanced MS Office suite experience
  • Must be fluent in English, written and oral
  • Excellent salary package
  • Remote site living allowance
  • Free housing or rental assistance
  • Full relocation provided
  • Health benefits
  • Annual company bonus
  • Visa Expat sponsorship if required