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Reliability Technician


Napkin Reliability Technician

We are currently recruiting for Reliability Technicians in Napkin. In this role, they will be part of the continued operation and reliability improvements of production lines. They work closely with Manufacturing Engineers, Advanced Technicians, other Reliability Technicians, Technicians, and various members of the product system team. This Reliability Technician will work in a high energy, dynamic organization established on the principles of an adaptive work system focused on the execution of reliability strategies. The Reliability Technician will learn, apply and teach the equipment theory of operation and the operational processes. This position will work a rotating shift schedule but will include working some day shift due to start up.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Proactively identify hazards and mitigate risk
  • Adhere to high standards for quality and product safety
  • Operate, maintain and repair equipment to the desired competitive state
  • Develop and apply personal knowledge to the level of a subject matter expert relative to:
  • oRisk assessments (HIRA)

    oQuality standards and expectations

    oProduct safety

    oEquipment functions

    oTheory of operation

  • Flow to the highest value work
  • Effectively communicate valuable information to the team using a variety of tools (verbal, written, electronic, etc.)
  • Apply knowledge and expertise while building and improving asset strategies:
  • oOperate equipment within operations targets and limits along with providing feedback on improvements

    oEvaluate and execute operator basic care (OBC) and lube routes

    oEvaluate and develop planned work

    oEvaluate and develop job plans for preventative maintenance (PM) routes

    oMake recommendations on spare parts strategy

  • Continuously build Technician’s and other Reliability Technician’s capabilities
  • Actively engage in the development and execution of Primary Person Responsibilities (PPR’s)
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and repair systems, equipment, components and processes
  • Execute shutdown work

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Experience troubleshooting and repairing equipment on multiple converting lines
  • Demonstrated ability to work and function in a team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to learn, apply, and teach technical knowledge and skills
  • Demonstrated ability to organize, schedule, and execute tasks effectively
  • Experience using verbal, written and interpersonal communication 

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Two (2) or more years of rolled/folded converting or mill mechanical maintenance experience
  • At least two (2) or more years of experience in work order management systems to initiate repairs and document reliability opportunities (current systems are Ventyx and PTM)
  • Experience working with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

    Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
    Equal Opportunity Employer.
    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: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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