Reliability Engineer – Decatur Corn Plant
About ADM For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we?re one of the world?s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 31,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 270 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 44 innovation centers and the world?s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com. Reliability Engineer – Decatur Corn Plant, Decatur ILThis is Salary Exempt position. Job Summary:
The Maintenance Reliability Engineer reports to the Maintenance Superintendent and is expected to utilize the best practices, tools, and technologies of Preventative, Predictive and Reliability Centered Maintenance to develop maintenance and repair practices that provide optimum equipment reliability, performance and life cycle costs for the Decatur Corn Plant. The Reliability Engineer is expected to facilitate the ADM Performance Excellence Process to coach and mentor the Maintenance Supervisor(s), Planner(s) and/or Non-Exempt Salaried colleagues in his/her area(s) of responsibility. The Reliability Engineer is indirectly responsible for developing the necessary skills for the craftspeople assigned to his/her area(s) to safely implement developed maintenance activities. Essential Job Functions: Participates in continuous colleague development by performing, new hire orientation, training, coaching, counseling, communicating job expectations, monitoring, appraising job contributions and enforce adherence to policies and procedures.Contributes to cost management efforts by monitoring expenditures; identifying variances; implementing corrective actions.Lead equipment zero failure efforts by evaluating functionality and reliability of production systems and associated equipment by conferring with operating departments; identifying problems, researching and implementation corrective actions. Enhances preventative maintenance programs by evaluating the function and reliability of production systems and associated equipment. Works with operations by testing systems and equipment; restoring, repairing, rebuilding, or replacing faulty or inoperative components and parts.Participate in focused improvement efforts of production systems and associated equipment by studying performance results; identifying, recommending, and implementing changes.Is a safety leader by participating in safety programs and improvement efforts, actively promotes a healthy work environment by following company policies and procedures.Understands their role in food safety and quality systems, actively participates in food safety efforts and ensures all activities conform to good manufacturing practices.Responsible for utilizing the Performance Excellence process. Job Qualifications: Four-year technical degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology is preferred.Extensive training and experience in industrial electrical, mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic applications.Training and experience in process controls and instrumentation applications.Extensive knowledge and experience with our CMMS (Maximo).Detailed understanding of a food manufacturing plant operation and maintenance. Working Conditions:DustChemicals / Irritants The scope of the position requires exposure to and use of chemicals, solvents, and cleaners common to mechanical work that may be hazardous and/or cause injury if specific instructions regarding their mixture, use, and disposal/storage are not properly followedInside areas: Spring / Summer: Temperatures in some areas of the facility will be up to or exceed 100 degreesFall / Winter: Temperatures in the facility may be at or below freezing Outside areas: Spring / Summer: Outside temperature may be up to or exceed 100 degrees with potential for high humidity; may be exposed to inclement weather conditions including, but not limited to, rain and windFall / Winter: Outside temperatures may reach freezing or below; may be exposed to inclement weather including, freezing rain, sleet, snow, and windSome manufacturing processes within the facility are highly reliant on machinery and other processing equipment and, as a result, noise levels may reach or exceed 85 decibels and require use of hearing protection for most of the work shiftPhysical Requirements:
Ability to lift and transport materials and equipment weighing up to thirty (30) pounds on a frequent basis, up to fifty (50) pounds on an occasional basisLifting or carrying of weights over fifty (50) pounds is rare; employees are encouraged to request assistance in lifting or carrying objects that weigh more than fifty (50) pounds Ability to traverse up to two (2) miles during the course of a work dayAbility to move about or to a work site by stooping, bending, kneeling, or squatting frequently during the course of a work day; may require periods of prolonged sitting or standingAbility to operate equipment or diagnose/detect issues of machinery that may be located at different heights; may require work on ladders, scaffolding, or other work at heightsFull range of physical motion is required in order to operate manual and electrically powered tools and electrical test equipment, to move throughout the facility, including climbing stairs in all buildings, and to work at heights Relocation assistance is available with this positionADM is an Equal Opportunity Employer for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.
This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and background check. ADM is an Equal Opportunity Employer for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.