Reliability Engineer
Job Details
AGY Aiken, LLC - Aiken, SC
Full Time
4 Year Degree


  • Develop & Optimize Equipment Maintenance Plans
    • Inspection Routes
    • Time and Condition Based Maintenance
    • Use of Predictive Maintenance Techniques
  • Monitor and Analyze Predictive Maintenance data and direct improvements or corrections to Production Equipment    


  • Provides Engineering Support for the Maintenance Team
  • Subject Matter Expert for Reliability Engineering practices
  • Initiates Root Cause Analysis of equipment failures and major breakdowns
  • Identifies and proposes solutions for repeat equipment failures and unplanned downtime events
  • Participates in execution of critical equipment inspections and analysis
  • Analyzes Equipment Data, recommended maintenance plans, drawings, etc.
  • Writes technically based Equipment Maintenance Plans
  • Performs tracking and trending of equipment maintenance performance
  • Updates drawings and technical documentation
  • Fulfills the commitment to ensure a safe and healthy work environment
  • Fulfills the responsibilities required to achieve the Quality Commitment


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering 
  • 5+ years engineering experience in industry.


  • Demonstrated knowledge of Mechanical Engineering principles and practices
  • Maintenance Knowledge of Industrial equipment
  • Technical knowledge of
    • Rotational equipment; mechanical power transmission, drive shafts, bearings, couplings
    • Hydraulic systems; cylinders, servo valves, piping, hose connections, filtration, etc.
    • Lubrication systems; centralized oil and grease systems, lubrication practices, etc.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) Practices
  • Knowledge of Predictive Maintenance Pdm techniques and analysis


  • RCM practitioner experience
  • FMEA
  • High level of organizational skills
  • Technical Writing skills
  • Mechanical/Electrical aptitude
  • AutoCAD
  • Microsoft Office
  • Statistical Data Analysis
  • Demonstrates strong decision-making, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Able to competently handle a fast-paced environment, with strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal communications skills, written and verbal
  • Demonstrates strong work ethic and displays a high degree of professionalism
  • Experience in Textile industries