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Electrical/Mechanical Reliability Engineer at Georgia Pacific in Perdue Hill, Alabama

Posted in Architecture 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Who is Georgia-Pacific?Watch to find out!

The Reliability Engineer is responsible for supporting the Mill’s Visions and creating long term value measured by improved equipment reliability through the use of Operations Excellence and do it from an MBM® perspective (5 Dimensions and Guiding Principles).  Specifically, the position focuses on improving equipment reliability (capable, stable and predictable) thereby reducing unplanned events while improving uptime, availability and costs.  Reliability improvements are expected as a result of utilizing reliability best practices and developing complete asset strategies to manage and/or mitigate the risk consequences of premature failures.


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Responsible for the implementation and advancement of Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), Preventative Maintenance (PM), and Predictive Maintenance (PdM) technologies in an effort to achieve the highest levels of asset availability throughout the mill

  • Become a subject matter expert in the design and operation of rotating equipment, development of equipment strategies to include lubrications, conditions monitoring, and preventive maintenance, and management of mechanical integrity to include tanks, pressure vessels, and piping

  • Develop and implement plans for continuous improvement of production equipment, processes, and process controls

  • Work closely with both operations and maintenance in the development of long-term equipment maintenance strategies and Operator Basic Care (OBC) as well as support troubleshooting efforts through formal Root Cause Analysis (RCA)


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

  • Two (2) years of engineering and reliability experience within an industrial manufacturing or military environment

  • Experience with Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) and ability to facilitate Root Cause Analysis (RCA)

  • Experience with predictive maintenance technologies and preventative maintenance systems

  • Experience using Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in pulp and paper industry 

  • Supervisory experience

  • Experience using Microsoft Project

Georgia-Pacific creates long-term value by using resources efficiently to provide innovative products and solutions that meet the needs of customers and society, while operating in a manner that is environmentally and socially responsible, and economically sound. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia-Pacific is one of the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of building products, tissue, packaging, paper, cellulose and related chemicals. The company employs more than 30,000 people at approximately 300 locations in North and South America.
About Alabama River Cellulose
As one of six world-class mills in the GP Cellulose business, Alabama River Cellulose produces specialty fluff and market pulp delivered worldwide to customers for a variety of high-end uses and converting technologies.  Our products are used in applications ranging from paper products to diapers and hygiene products as well as specialty applications including textiles, pharmaceuticals, food, paints, and plastic molding components.

Nearby Cities
Enjoy the outdoors either on the white sand beaches of Gulf Shores, AL or by fishing on 1,600 miles of river in Alabama. 
Mobile, AL – 79 miles
Gulf Shores, AL – 110 miles
Montgomery, AL – 111 miles
Birmingham, AL – 168 miles



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Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

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