Reliability Engineer – Soy Processing Complex, Decatur, IL
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve vital needs. Today, 30,000 ADM employees around the globe convert oilseeds, corn, wheat and cocoa into products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. With more than 265 processing plants, 400 crop procurement facilities, and the world?s premier crop transportation network, ADM helps connect the harvest to the home in more than 160 countries. For more information about ADM and its products, visitwww.adm.com. Reliability Engineer Soy Protein Complex (East Plant)Decatur, IL This is a full time, exempt level position. Job Summary: This position will play a leadership role in the establishment/management of proactive preventative maintenance / reliability strategies in a continuous operating Soy processing facility. Reliability Engineer may also act as a leader within maintenance which will include hourly employees in a union environment.
Analyze maintenance and operating methods, as well as equipment failures including root cause analysis and implement practices to cost effectively improve on stream equipment reliability. Effective usage of maintenance planning, scheduling and execution processes using Maximo, ADM?s chosen computerized maintenance management system (CMMS). Essential Job Functions: Perform duties in a safe manner, utilizing all safety equipment, and successfully completes all safety certification requirements.Works with Maintenance Superintendent to develop, coordinate, and conduct technical reliability studies and evaluations in order to maintain reliability of equipment.Investigates and analyzes relevant variables potentially affecting processes and assets.Compiles reports and recommends corrective measures to meet acceptable Reliability standards.Develops, tracks, and maintains reliability databases and documentation.Provides plant engineering with technical support on reliability issues.Participates in engineering activities that improve the reliability of equipment.Leads Root Cause Failure Analysis and Reliability Maintenance and preventive and predictive maintenance programs.Train employees in the value of maintenance reliability and actions required to increase operational effectivenessSupport and comply with all food safety, quality, and legality requirementsMay perform reasonably similar or related duties as assigned Minimum Job Requirements: Must be dedicated and self-motivatedMust possess superior interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with all levels of employeesStrong organizational skills and ability to plan and prioritize effectivelyMust be willing to work off hours including evenings and weekends as the job requiresFamiliarity with GMP, FDA, and OSHA regulationsMust have knowledge of Maintenance Management SystemsWilling and able to spend time in plant areas (i.e. walk long distances, stand, climb stairs and ladders and move through close spaces) to understand and audit the processAble to understand and comply with plant GMP and personnel practice requirementsEducation/Training:
Bachelor?s degree in Engineering, preferably Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical or Industrial
Experience: Minimum of 2 to 3 years of industrial maintenance and reliability engineering experience in an industrial / manufacturing environment preferred.
Experience in a food grade processing facility is a plus.Experience in Vibration, Infrared, Alignment, Ultrasonic, Motor Circuit, and Lubrication analysisBackground in rotating equipment, seals, piping, pumps, fans, blowers, and material handling equipmentRelocation assistance is available with this position. This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401(k)/ESOP, pension, health, dental, vision, and life insurance.
ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen and a background check. ADM is an EEO for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.