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Date Posted: May 6, 2024
Reports To: Rotating Equipment Supervisor
Duration: Full-Time

Position Summary

The Millwright provides superior craftsmanship in the safe, efficient and effective maintenance and repair of rotating equipment systems in the Geismar plant.

Position Responsibilities

• Executes the rotating equipment preventive maintenance (PM) program and report relevant findings.
• Works under the direction of the Rotating Equipment Supervisor on the overhaul of rotating equipment during routine operations, turnarounds and shutdowns.
• Works with team members and subject matter experts (SMEs) to develop short, medium and long-term solutions to remove defects in the plants and improve plant reliability and lower cost of maintenance.
• Participates in Root Cause Failure Analysis, researches equipment history and implements corrective action.
• Participates and leads risk assessment on-site as required.
• Collaborates and supports Operations with the development and maintenance of rotating equipment related Operating Procedures.
• Installs, maintains and repair rotating equipment including turbines, compressors, fin fans, cooling tower fans, pumps and gearboxes.
• Performs predictive, preventative and corrective maintenance using procedures such as oil analysis, vibration data collection/analysis, precision laser alignment strobe light inspection and various other maintenance techniques.
• Performs time-based maintenance intervention/activities such as inspections, oil changes, filter replacement, overhauls, and greasing of Rotating Equipment.
• Troubleshoots and diagnoses problems associated with all Rotating equipment and its corresponding systems.
• Reacts efficiently and effectively to equipment failures or reliability issues while keeping safety and quality as a top priority.
• Documents equipment history and complete detailed reporting of equipment inspections and repairs.
• Provides regular feedback to the planning team on areas for improvement, changes to job plans, and optimization of the planned time and material reservation.
• Assists with the sourcing, ordering, and inspection of new/used equipment parts and components as required.
• Builds strong relationships within the organizations, these include other departments, global sites and global team members.
• Reads and interprets equipment maintenance manuals, cross-sectional drawings, technical data sheets, P&ID, process drawings, and global best practices.
• Creates and manages work orders, requisitions, etc. in a Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
• Identifies work through walk-downs, routine surveillance or upon completion of CBM, PM or corrective work and completes work requests on the CMMS in accordance with approved process.
• Completes daily timesheets and document hours worked on specific work orders.
• Respond efficiently to plant emergencies, including after-hours events and call out, as required.
• Assists in the continued revision of spare parts and equipment documentation.
• Assists with Rotating Equipment Project design, implementation, and management when required or requested.
• Ensures basic understanding of rigging and lifting equipment, principles and techniques.
• Contributes to the organizational vision of Global Methanol Leadership and as a team member demonstrates the core values of integrity, trust, respect and professionalism.
• Conducts all business on-site in a manner that supports and is in alignment with the Organization Responsible Care Safety Programs.
• Works Safety Control System Performing authority: assist in ensuring all safety precautions are taken, job hazards are identified and mitigated, and all site policies/procedures are understood and followed.
• Conduct safety audits, participate in site safety meetings, and contribute to site safety initiatives.
• Ensures the appropriate PPE are always worn.
• Participates in team events.
• Works with and assists other groups and departments to ensure goals and deliverables are met.
• Networks and promotes an environment of information sharing with other Methanex sites.
• Responsible for ensuring awareness of all controlled documents relating to this position as per Document Awareness Report from Document Management Database.
• Completes Performance Management System requirements within the required time frame.
• Creates and documents developmental goals on the Performance Management System.
• Contributes to the ‘operational excellence’ for Methanex USA as an effective member of the Maintenance department.

Position Qualifications

• High School Diploma or equivalent required.
• Mechanical Trade Certification or equivalent.
• 3-5 years of experience as a Millwright or Mechanical tradesman for a manufacturing facility.
• Experience with Predictive and Preventative Maintenance programs.
• Experience with maintenance overhaul of rotating equipment.
• Experience with laser alignment of rotating equipment.
• Experience with high-pressure steam equipment.
• Experience within a machine shop using lathes, milling machines and associated equipment.
• Ability to problem solve, diagnose and identify solutions.

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