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Reliability Engineer


Job Summary

Salisbury, NC
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

Reliability Engineer

About the Job


Henkel Adhesive Technologies is a worldwide leader in bonding, sealing and surface treatments - thanks to our ambitious people. We create unique value for our clients and our technologies can be found in many objects touching our lives every day. Our success is built on constant innovation and people who strive for excellence. Working at Henkel is much more than just a job. It's a passion. Have you got what it takes?

The Reliability Engineer is responsible for day to day support of the Process Safety Management program at the Salisbury, NC plant. This role reports directly to the Facilities Manager and will support the continuous growth of the Salisbury site, through the development/ implementation of a machine reliability program. We are looking for someone who can drive performance and lead, while working in a collaborative team. This person will work with other teams to set the direction of the site through action planning, development and tracking of maintenance and facilities KPI's, and the rollout of High Performance Work Systems. 


What we offer

1.  Proven machinery surveillance and condition monitoring including vibration, ultrasonic, Inferred and Oil analysis preferred

2.  The ability to setup lubrication and vibration routes

3.  Needs to understand instrumentation and their capabilities

4.  Machinery performance evaluations - pumps, compressors, gears, agitators and cooling towers.

Knowledgeable in PLC and DCS including programming and troubleshooting.

5.  Proven machinery troubleshooting experience preferred.

6.  Ability to apply Root Cause Analysis tools to machinery and process reliability

7.  Managing repair projects for machinery and components.

8.  Demonstrated understanding of national and local codes, and standards. (i.e. API, ASME, ISO, MOC, GMP, ANSI, OSHA standards in relation to all areas of machinery inspection and repair). Hands on experience in the troubleshooting and repair of centrifugal & reciprocating compressors, agitators, motors, boilers, vacuum pumps, gears, mechanical seals & automated valves, pumps


  • Knowledge of establishing lubrication and vibration routes

  • Work different shifts to collect data and perform studies

9.  Other duties as assigned

Physical Requirements\:

·        Sit, stand, and walk alternately throughout the shift

·        Lift up to 50 lbs. and up to 25 lbs. on an occasional basis during a shift

·        Climb and descend stairs routinely


Work in non-climate controlled work areas


Who we are looking for


Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
Preferred experience with machinery, mechanical/electrical equipment  and/or project experience
Process Safety Management experience helpful
Desired to have experience in plant utilities with direct experience analyzing steam, air, and water systems.
Ability to multi-task
Solid written skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Solid knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Lotus Notes)
5S, Lean or 6 Sigma trained preferred
Team Building and motivational skills

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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