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Reliability Engineer

Company: Chemours
Location: Deepwater
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Job Description:

As we create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through chemistry, we invite you to join our team to harness the power of chemistry to shape markets, redefine industries and improve lives for billions of people around the world.

Chemours is seeking a Reliability Engineer to join our growing Chambers Works team! This position will report directly to the Maintenance & Reliability Manager at our Deepwater, NJ location.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Develop and implement strategies for improving mechanical reliability.

  • Lead resolution of mechanical equipment failures utilizing high quality Root Cause determination methodology, typically Root Cause Failure Analysis.

  • Analyze equipment trends, historical data, and uptime data to recommend and justify improvements to obtain lowest life cycle cost.

  • Determine how process variation and equipment operation can impact equipment reliability.

  • Develop and implement equipment asset plans using Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), Risk Based Inspections (RBI), and other reliability techniques.

  • Develop appropriate equipment maintenance plans to include equipment checks, predictive & preventative maintenance (PPM), critical spare parts, and SAP data utilizing appropriate tools such as criticality assessments and Failure Mode & Effect Analysis (FMEA). 

  • Lead preventative maintenance (PM) optimization efforts

  • Actively work with the Technology, Maintenance and Production organizations as a role model utilizing, training, and coaching advanced reliability techniques and tools to develop, maintain and drive a reliability culture

  • Participate in maintenance and reliability networks and share best practices, successes and failures.

  • Identify and propose to leadership where external resources could improve site reliability and associated processes

The following is required for this role:

  • BS degree in Engineering (Mechanical preferred). 

  • Minimum of 1 year of professional OR Intern/Co-Op engineering experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Demonstrated ability to lead through influence management

  • Good Analytical and Problem-solving skills.

  • Proven strong contributor with the capability to work independently.

The following is preferred by the business unit:

  • Experience working in the chemicals or oil & gas industries with high hazard processes

  • Prior experience with condition based and predictive maintenance techniques such as vibration analysis, oil analysis, infrared thermography, ultrasonics, and performance testing

  • Understanding of non-destructive testing (NDT) techniques for inspection such as eddy current, ultrasonic thickness, radiography, and visual inspections

  • Understand the principles of Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) and Life Cycle Cost Analysis – Total Cost of Ownership

  • Six Sigma certified as Green Belt


  • Competitive Compensation

  • Comprehensive Benefits Packages

  • 401(k) Match

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Learning and Development Opportunities

  • Strong Inclusion and Diversity Initiatives

  • Company-paid Volunteer Days


We are driven by our purpose to create a more colorful, capable, and cleaner world through the power of chemistry.

Built upon a 200-year-old legacy and a world-class product portfolio, we bring everyday convenience to virtually everything people touch—in industries ranging from automotive, paints, and plastics to electronics, construction, energy, and telecommunications. We bring solutions that are better, safer, more reliable, and more sustainable, through the power of chemistry. 


We see our people as our biggest assets. Instead of focusing just on what our employees do each day, we look at how they do it. By taking a different approach to talent development, employee engagement, and culture, our goal is to empower employees to be their best selves—at Chemours and in life.

The “ours” in Chemours represents everyone who works here. We’re thousands strong and always looking for the best and brightest to join our team.


Five fundamental, foundational values form the substructure of our culture as a multinational

corporation. They are core beliefs that guide and frame both our behaviors and our aspirations.

Our values are in part what differentiate us from others, making us uniquely Chemours.

They are—Customer Centered, Refreshing Simplicity, Collective Entrepreneurship,

Safety Obsession, and Unshakable Integrity. At Chemours, our values are where everything begins.

We were honored to be named a “Great Place to Work-Certified Company” for 2019-2020­our second consecutive year. We were also proud to receive a Gold Medallion Award from the U.S. Department of Labor’s HIRE VETS program in 2019.

Chemours is an equal opportunity employer

Chemours is an E-Verify employer

Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation

Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position

At Chemours, you will find sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to make a difference, join Chemours and discover what it means when we say “We Are Living Chemistry”.

Keywords: Chemours, Wilmington , Reliability Engineer, Other , Deepwater, Delaware

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