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Reliability Engineer in Grantsville, UT at Morton Salt

Date Posted: 7/21/2019

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Reliability Engineer
Grantsville, Utah
SALT!
 
It's more than just the white, granular seasoning that enhances the flavor of so many foods.  Salt is one of the most widely used minerals on earth.  It's a natural preservative that inhibits the growth of bacteria, and is an essential element in our diet.
 
Join a winning team in our Grantsville Facility in the heart of the western desert of the Rocky Mountains, between Salt Lake City, and Grantsville Utah.  Our Facility has 130+ employees dedicated to safety, quality and customer service.  We produce a large variety of salt for different uses.
 
Reliability Engineer
We are currently looking for a Reliability Engineer that will join our Maintenance Team to research, coordinate, create, and implement Capital and Expense projects .  Applies engineering principles to design, modify, or develop facilities, testing, machines, equipment, or processes used in processing or manufacturing products by performing the following duties.    This person will also work with  maintenance and production to anaylze current production efficiencies and suggest equipment improvements. The position will also have the opportunity to work with automation controls and PLC's. 

Responsibilities Job Requirements
 

Analyzing demands for repair and improvements of site manufacturing equipment. Idenfies solutions to recurring problems and proposes best solutions to avoid same breakdown of euqipment and production downtime.

 

Utilize experience with Automation controls and PLC to improve efficiencies within the manufacturing facility.

 

Developes an efficient strategy for equipment, collecting all relevant data and information about the maintenance process and activities.  Develops a strategy allowing an efficient use of the production /process equipment.

 

Supervises assorted contractors as necessary in accordance with all EHS regulations.

 

Analyzes product or equipment specifications and performance requirements to determine designs which can be produced by existing manufacturing or processing facilities and methods.

 

Analyzes engineering proposals, process requirements, and related technical data pertaining to industrial machinery and equipment design.

 

Determines feasibility of designing new plant equipment or modifying existing facilities considering costs, available space, time limitations, company planning, and other technical and economic factors.

 

Uses computer assisted engineering and design software to design plant equipment, facilities and production methods.

 

Develops expense and capital projects by generating; scope of work, alternatives, estimates, project papers, specifications, budgets.

 

Executes expense and capital projects by; selecting contractors, writing request for quotes, awarding bids, overseeing contractors and internal maintenance personnel, inspecting/approving work, and closing projects.

 

Provides technical information concerning manufacturing or processing techniques, materials, properties, and process advantages and limitations which affect long range plant and product engineering planning.

 

Compiles and analyzes operational, test, and research data to establish performance standards for newly designed or modified equipment. Analyzes existing equipment for reliability and identifies with operations opportunities to improve existing systems.

 
Studies engineering and technical publications to keep abreast of technical changes and developments in industry.

Qualifications Job Requirements

Enginnering Degree (Mechanical, Electrical, Process or Chemical)

Project Management and Development Experience preferred.

 

 

Preferred Requirements:

Mechanical Engineering Degree or Electrical Engineer
 
Morton Salt is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.