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Reliability Engineer -Mobile Equipment in Fort McMurray at Design Group Staffing

Date Posted: 3/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Design Group Staffing is currently searching for a MECHANICAL RELIABILITY ENGINEER - MOBILE EQUIPMENT to work a long-term contact in Fort McMurray

Please email your MS WORD resume to

To start ASAP 1 year term, possible extension Preference for local candidates NO relocation or housing assistance for non-local applicants MUST have four or more years of experience in mobile mining or heavy equipment maintenance and reliability engineering

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Key Accountabilities


Job Overview

  • A demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office suite with a working knowledge of SAP
  • Well-developed critical thinking, with an ability to apply logic and challenge assumptions
  • Strong analytical skills including analyzing  data, conducting root cause assessment and drawing and presenting conclusions and recommendations
  • Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to make decisions with integrity and support company objectives and policies
  • Collaborate with others in order to achieve the best results and deliver the most value
  • Constantly ask what could go wrong and check for out-of-the-ordinary conditions and learn to anticipate potential problems
  • Practical thinker who doesn’t mind getting their hands dirty
  • Four or more years of experience in mobile mining or heavy equipment maintenance and reliability engineering; previous mining operations and LVF/Support experience is an asset
  • Bachelor degree in mechanical engineering
  • Registered or eligible for registration with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) as a professional engineer
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Support failure, root cause, and incident investigations and develop recommendations and action plans to prevent reoccurrence
  • Participate in implementing reliability improvement initiatives in conjunction with the equipment asset multi-functional teams
  • Conduct reliability analysis to predict remaining service life and make recommendations for equipment change out or overhaul
  • Liaise with the vendors and original equipment manufacturers to resolve technical issues
  • Employ equipment health monitoring tools to develop condition alarm thresholds, and technical operating envelops
  • Conduct event driven and predictive maintenance analysis;
  • Develop equipment and component health assessments, using maintenance history, condition monitoring tools and component hours;
  • Liaise with Maintenance Planning and Execution to optimize maintenance scheduling for LVF/ Support fleets
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to optimize fleet lifecycle;
  • Assess cost opportunities for fleet optimization;
  • Develop equipment strategies and preventive maintenance programs for our LVF/ Support fleets
  • Reporting to the Reliability Manager, you will work closely with the maintenance group to provide mechanical engineering, and equipment reliability support for our base plant LVF/ Support fleets.