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Maintenance Engineer

Date: Jan 3, 2019

Location: Chicago, IL, US, 60629

Company: W. R. Grace & Co.

Requisition ID: 3180 

Built on talent, technology, and trust, Grace is a leading global supplier of catalysts and engineered materials. The company’s two industry-leading business segments—Catalysts Technologies and Materials Technologies—provide innovative products, technologies, and services that enhance the products and processes of our customers around the world. Grace employs approximately 3,900 people in over 30 countries.

Job Description

  • Troubleshoots area equipment issues
  • Provides Operations Supervisor’s first line of support for solving equipment reliability issues
  • Tracks, manages, and analyzes area asset reliability data
  • Conducts Bad Actor analysis
  • Manages shutdown planning & execution
  • Trains & improves maintenance management processes & SOPs
  • Identifies and scopes potential reliability improvement projects
  • Manages small projects
  • Manages and update equipment lists, assignments and documents in SAP, DMS, etc
  • Coordinates external support for maintenance troubleshooting
  • Provides input to weekly maintenance schedules
  • Develops and manages equipment maintenance plans
  • Develops and updates PM, PdM, and CBM routines
  • Develops Maintenance & Operations Training for New Equipment
  • Identifies and manages critical spares and inventory levels
  • Performs Equipment Availability/Failure Analysis
  • Supports maintenance shop when supervisor is away
  • Participates in safety programs and initiatives
  • Supports & facilitates RCAs
  • Writes and edits SOP/work instructions
  • Supports the training of site personnel
  • Conduct Management of Change (MOCs)
  • Conduct Process Hazard Analysis (PHAs) including GMP and PSSR
  • Conducts Commissioning and Startup Activities
  • Conducts daily plant inspections and walkthroughs
  • Conducts OIRs and incident investigations
  • Supports Purchasing/GRs/New Vendors/Req's
  • Redlines Engineering Drawings and Documents
  • Manages and catalogs engineering documents and drawings
  • Manage process information and updates for  P&ID, MOC, Interlock Sched, etc.
  • Executes productivity projects
  • Assists with emergencies
  • Conducts data sourcing and analysis

Required Skills

Must have strong working knowledge of SAP

Required Experience

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Preferred Qualifications

  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering or years of equivalency in maintenance and reliability leadership roles with troubleshooting experience
  • 5-7 years engineering experience in a manufacturing plant desirable
  • Must have strong communcation skills and the ability to engage at all levels

Grace is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Grace via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Grace. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Grace as a result of the referral or through other means.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago