Reliability Engineer
Engineering Executive Search Firm
Buffalo, WV

$85,000 - $100,000 a year


Maintenance Reliability Engineer

Location: Gallipolis Ferry, WV

Salary: $85,000to $100,000/yr.

Bonus: 10%

Paid Relocation: YES

Excellent Benefit Package

The Maintenance Reliability Engineer is responsible for maintenance improvements, developing systems to improve equipment reliability, and efficiency improvements for reduced costs.

Required Skills: Maintenance Reliability Engineer

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Reliability Engineering or a related field required
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment required

Experience with:

1) Manufacturing equipment - pumps (centrifugal, gear, vacuum), gear boxes (pumps, mixers), blowers, and mixers

2) Preventative maintenance - inspections, lubrication, basic adjustment;

3) Predictive maintenance techniques - oil analysis, ultrasonic/sonic, vibration analysis, thermography

KPIs and performance assessment for this position:

  • Machine surveys
  • Review existing and develop new maintenance work practice documents and forms
  • Conduct periodical check on equipment to understand the preventive maintenance needed for each and the frequencies
  • Prioritize preventive and predictive maintenance tasks
  • Assign mechanics on prioritized task each day
  • Troubleshoot and conduct root cause analysis or failure mode and effect analysis to help maintenance mechanics to understand the equipment better
  • Coordinate with corrective maintenance team to see if there’s emergency that needs extra support from preventive maintenance crew
  • Projects as assigned
  • Conduct Kaizen events on line, examine the ROI of repair vs. replace for equipment regularly
  • Proficiency with SAP
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office(Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, and Project)

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $85,000.00 to $100,000.00 /year


  • Vibration Analysis: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Pumps: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Blowers: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Reliability Engineer: 3 years (Preferred)
  • BS Mechanical Engineering: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Chemical Plant: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Gear Box: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Manufacturing Plant: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Predictive Maintenance: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Preventative Maintenance: 3 years (Preferred)
  • SAP: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Buffalo, WV (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)


  • Morning (Required)