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Regional Reliability Engineer (Remote)



Regional Reliability Engineer

Georgia-Pacific is currently recruiting for a home-based Regional Reliability Engineer for our Lumber Group. The selected candidate will support locations across the Southeast. In addition, seeking candidates with long term interest to move into key managerial roles within our organization in the future.

The Regional Reliability Leader is responsible for leading and supporting reliability within the operation. The selected candidate will be a technical resource that provides and shares expertise of equipment, options to improve maintenance and operating practices, and opportunities to advance use of technology. This role will be responsible for managing numerous reliability improvement initiatives and projects to achieve desired results. The role will actively interface with all levels of the organization within the facility and groups outside the facility.

What You Will Do

  • Applying and teaching Reliability Centered Maintenance concepts, and effectively conduct training throughout all departments of the mill to advance overall knowledge of reliability
  • Knowledge of mechanical and electrical machinery, including conveyer systems, breakers, boilers, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, etc.
  • Knowledge of computer systems and the ability to learn new complex applications
  • Effective oral and written communications skills that support collaborative teamwork, and the ability to influence others
  • Effectively leading root cause analysis and problem-solving teams
  • Creating value, be results focused, and have strong decision-making and organizational skills
  • Continuing education in reliability applications, practices and management is a plus
  • Familiarity with Safety and Environmental Regulations
  • Leading development of skills and knowledge in the Maintenance Department

Who You Are (Basic Qualifications)

  • Minimum of 3 years equipment and/or manufacturing systems reliability experience
  • Must have experience in leading improvement efforts in Maintenance Reliability, Predictive and Preventive Maintenance, and have experience routinely utilizing Root Cause Analysis or other similar problem-solving tools
  • Must be able and willing to work in a manufacturing plant environment, including extended periods of time in noisy, non-air conditioned or unheated areas
  • Must be able and willing to work safely, including wearing and using appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Intermediate or higher-level proficiency with MS Word and Excel
  • Must be willing to travel to manufacturing locations that are within a close proximity on a regular basis.

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical, Electrical, or Chemical Engineering -OR- have equivalent knowledge and experience.

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Our Benefits
Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

Equal Opportunities
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: http://www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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