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Mechanical Engineer - Central Engineering

Company: Constellium
Location: Muscle Shoals
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

United States, Alabama, Muscle Shoals Remote Position: No February 10th, 2022 Internship: No Primary Purpose The Mechanical Engineer will apply the principles of Mechanical Engineering, physics and materials science for the practical application of design, analysis, manufacturing, and maintenance of manufacturing systems for the optimization of equipment, procedures, and departmental budgets.
The primary role of the mechanical engineer is to compliment the engineering group in maintaining the highest standards for management of engineering functions to maintain and improve existing infrastructure and evolve with continuous improvement in the most effective ways practical.
Align with the organization's strategic objectives in the areas of environmental health and safety, asset capability, quality and production General Accountabilities Core Values: Emulate and lead by the Constellium Core Values of Safety, Respect, Trust, Transparency, Collaboration and Empowerment to safely achieve continuous improvement in profitability by meeting our customers' needs
Safety: Work to continually improve safety performance by reducing, and where possible, eliminating risk with the ultimate goal of an injury free work environment
Quality: Support efforts to meet and exceed customer quality requirements, to deliver on-time, safely and efficiently
Manufacturing Excellence: Support consistent and sustainable performance through standardization and measurable results (KPIs) Key accountabilities Defines problems, collects data, establishes facts and draws valid conclusions to facility systems
Provides direction to project, process and maintenance of production equipment
Supports emergency troubleshooting, repairs, and corrections to facility and the facility's equipment
Applies knowledge to rolling theories and other processing techniques
Provides design modifications to improve facility productivity, quality, process cost, and safety
Improves the level of preventive maintenance and equipment reliability
Applies knowledge of materials to determine suitability and advise with respect to structural integrity, strength, and durability to enhance facilities and equipment
Coordinates outage and construction activity with production and maintenance departments
Plans and support installation of all process equipment for future modifications and overhauls
Assists in the preparation of comprehensive capital maintenance and capital investment projects Roles and Responsibilities Main Functions: Works with the engineering group to ensure the reliability and maintainability of new installations meets and exceeds performance expectations
Reviews and manages vendor specifications and compiles technical evaluations to support procurement
Ensures compliance to national safety and engineering standards is met
Participates in the final check-out of new installations. This includes factory and site acceptance testing that will assure adherence to functional specifications
Ensures that condition and documentation preservation is performed
Participates in system functional performance testing
Identifies system manual requirements and ensures all documents are created
Understands and utilizes Reliability Centered Maintenance methods (development of Work Instructions, support Reliability Engineer and Techs, continuous improvement of equipment performance)
Understands and utilizes Hydraulic Power Units and systems (able to read/ follow schematics, implement corrective actions, a solid understanding of the theories and good practices)
Documents all baseline reading, settings, positions and store for future reference
Executes small to mid-size projects from inception to handover
Develops a clear understanding of equipment's intended function, communicates this understanding to engineering and maintenance team
Carries out contractor coordination and contract management (writing Scope of Work, General Work Permits, Establishing Lock Out Tagout procedures, Reviewing Job Hazard Analysis, scheduling the work, etc.)
Assists in the supervision of supplier interventions during installation, challenge solutions, and refines needs as necessary Leadership competencies, technical skills requirement Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering
Minimum of 5 years of experience in engineering
Some knowledge of materials (steel, concrete, asphalt, etc.) as it pertains to facilities and equipment maintenance
Solid understanding and experience with AutoCAD 2013 or later version
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be proficient with Microsoft Office software e.g. Word, Outlook, Excel, and PowerPoint
Strong problem solving, judgment, and critical thinking skills
Aptitude for detailed work requiring a high degree of accuracy
Good communication, high level of autonomy, collaboration and interpersonal skills are equally important
Perform, understand and communicate detailed information analysis and evaluation, and have a good track record working effectively within a team-based environment
Provides technical support for the Engineering Department for Structural and Mechanical aspects of day to day engineering
Develops mechanical equipment systems and planned maintenance activities
Assists in training of other team members on mechanical standards and processes. Technical Support of Production Operations: Defines, designs, develops, monitors, and refines an asset maintenance plan
Participates in process optimization
Provides input to a risk management plan to anticipate risks that adversely impact operations
Analyzes and diagnoses equipment breakdowns, develops long term solutions or mitigation plans
Provides technical support to production, maintenance management, and technical personnel
Utilizes predictive and condition monitoring techniques to monitor equipment health
Estimates maintenance costs and evaluation of alternatives
Completes forecasting of spare parts for electrical/controls equipment
Supports procurement activities to source suppliers for various services and spare parts
Writes technical specifications for repairs (quality control) and procurement
Establishes replacement/rebuild programs (including vendor assessments)
Applies scheduling and project management principles
Assesses required tools and skills required for efficient maintenance of equipment
Assesses risks within a project and reports safety hazards Leadership Competencies, Technical Skills Requirement Technical Skills and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Experience dealing with: mechanical equipment diagnostics, maintenance strategies, project management, and spare parts management
Ability to read Layout and Detailed Assembly Drawings, mark up and make corrections as needed
Ability to utilize AutoCad, Inventor, or equivalent 3D design software
Data analysis experience a plus
Industrial Maintenance experience is preferred (hydraulics/pneumatics, cylinders, gearboxes, couplings, material handling, furnaces, piping systems, etc.)
Must be proficient MS Excel, MS Word and familiar with MS Project
Strong understanding of Mechanical Design of equipment
Exceptional team working skills
Troubleshooting and precision maintenance experience
Knowledge of Predictive Maintenance disciplines: Vibration Analysis, Thermal Imaging, Oil Analysis, Ultrasonics
Strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to lead effective meetings
Knowledge of Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
Knowledge of Root cause analysis (RCA) Behavior skills Autonomous and self-starter
Highly organized, systematic, and precise
Ability to work in group in a multicultural environment
Ability to work effectively with operators, maintenance technicians, other engineers, managers
Analytical understanding and critical thinking are of primary importance
Ability to support 24x7 production operations, including after-hours call in support Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Keywords: Constellium, Huntsville , Mechanical Engineer - Central Engineering, Engineering , Muscle Shoals, Alabama

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