Apply for this job now

Reliability Engineer

Bedford, Bedfordshire
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Reliability Engineer (DAYS) - Manufacturing & Engineering - Bedford - Up to £48,000About the CompanyOur client is a global manufacturer and supplier within the packaging industry who are looking for a Reliability Engineer to join their team in Bedfordshire.As Reliability Engineer, your role will be to define equipment criticality in relation to safety, productivity as well as the selection of appropriate asset care strategies and tactics. You will develop and manage the programme of equipment, inspections and repairs whilst effectively supporting the engineering team. Working closely with the Engineering Team to achieve targets in safety, production output, quality and cost. You will also work closely with the Engineering Planner/Scheduler you will identify and rectify issues whilst improving and maintaining high standards within Environment, Health & Safety, Housekeeping, Performance, Waste, Communication and Continuous Improvement.You will be key in supporting the Engineering Manager to deliver core key objectives and operational performance targets.Reliability Engineer - The Rewards

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits

Reliability Engineer - Requirements

  • A Manufacturing background would be preferable but not essential
  • Experience as a Reliability Engineer; defining preventative, predictive, corrective and breakdown engineering
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, with the ability to conduct Root Cause Analysis on Assets
  • Experience in implementing Continuous Improvement (CI) manufacturing practices
  • Experience in using SAP and Microsoft Tools would be highly beneficial

Reliability Engineer - Responsibilities

  • Management of the Asset 'life-cycle' care program including routine preventive, predictive, corrective and breakdown engineering work and reporting the effectiveness of the team
  • Identify, investigate and resolve any Reliability Engineering issues that arise
  • Facilitating appropriate Root Cause Analysis studies to develop detailed improvement action plans
  • Managing risk to accepted levels supporting the organisation's strategic objectives in the areas of environmental, health and safety, asset availability, quality and productivity
  • Development and review of the maintenance program and systems by developing the implementation of performance measures metrics for and tracking KPI's
  • Developing equipment strategies and tactics based on OEM recommendations supported by RCM based methodology and performance feedback
  • Monitoring the effectiveness of preventative/predictive maintenance tactics in relation to increasing asset availability and reducing downtime
  • Presentation and prioritisation of loss based on performance data directing focused effort on the most critical opportunities.
  • Continually challenging and developing our process flows and methods of operating

About UsDetail2Recruitment acts as an employment agency in respect of this position. Please note, due to a high volume of applications, you may not receive a response if unsuccessful. For information on how we may use, process, store and disclose your Personal Information, please refer to privacy-policy

Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 706406065-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Detail2Recruitment
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £48,000
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent