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Reliability Team Leader

Requisition ID:  10882
Category:  Services & Solution Delivery
Career level:  Professional
Contract type:  Permanent

Team Lead, REP Center

 

Reports to:  Director Rotating Equipment Performance

Location:  Birmingham, AL

 

 

An outstanding opportunity is available for a Reliability Team Leader with genuine experience and success in the area of proactive maintenance.

Team Lead, REP Center will be responsible for team supervision, co-ordination of work and on the job coaching and support of technicians and engineers. Also responsible to review all work completed by team prior to submission of report to customers and complying with SKF Quality standards at all times.

 

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Provide profitable technical and proactive reliability maintenance services to strategic customers to achieve or exceed the agreed KPIs and document the cost savings delivered.
  • Establish and maintain a working relationship with clients by providing exemplary service, establishing and maintaining strong customer rapport and a professional corporate image.
  • Periodic requirement to prepare and deliver technical presentations to customers and REP team documenting the program benefits.
  • Assist in the recruitment and development of new staff as required.
  • Manage all aspects of direct reports’ day-to-day duties including, but not limited to, performance management, training and development, counselling as and when necessary.
  • Support and work with SKF Industry Specialist & Application Engineers to determine Root Cause of any failures and work toward improvements and correct actions.
  • Support the implementation of Contracts which may include site visits, asset information documentation.
  • Troubleshoot complex machinery problems.

 

Requirements

  • Preferred - 4-year degree in mechanical engineering, including mechanical and electrical dynamics.
  • Minimum - 2-year diploma in mechanical engineering, including mechanical and electrical dynamics, with 5 years industry experience
  • Certified vibration analyst level III, or equivalent
  • Sound understanding and demonstrated experience working with other predictive maintenance technologies and practices including electrical and mechanical infrared inspections, In-place dynamic balancing, airborne ultrasound inspections, machinery alignment, online and offline motor current analysis, ODS, NDT inspections, oil and lubrication analysis.
  • Steel, wind, refinery, paper, mechanical, electrical, manufacturing or military background and \ or experience.
  • Working knowledge of CMMS and planning & scheduling.
  • Sound PC software knowledge
  • Strong desire and enjoy a career in equipment reliability.
  • Experienced user of PC-based software: MS Office, Including MSAccess and MS Excel specifically.

 

INTERPERSONAL SKILLS:

  • Ability to prevent and resolve conflict.
  • Open to new ideas and input.
  • Ability to function as a team leader, or a team member including proven leadership skills, as required by a given project.
  • Flexible to changing priorities.

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. 
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
  • *Note - SKF business language is English.

 

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Customer Service Attitude
  • Process-oriented

 

 

About SKF

 

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 85 billion and the number of employees are 45,000. www.skf.com

 

What You’ll Love About SKF:

Rest and Relaxation. Enjoy a robust PTO policy and 13 paid holidays!

 

Work/Life Balance. A possibility for flexibility and an opportunity for occasional remote work.

 

Health and Wellness Benefits.  SKF cares about the wellbeing of our employees. Many options for best in class medical and dental plans to fit your needs; a wellness plan that includes biometric screening and health risk assessment for you and your spouse and incentives for healthy living!

 

Invest in your Future. SKF offers amazing retirement options! Participate in our 401K program that boasts a 100% match up to 5% of your elected contribution (100% Vested).  And regardless of your participation, SKF automatically contributes 5% into your account per pay period (3 Years Vesting).

 

Much more! Growth opportunities, tuition reimbursement, voluntary critical illness coverage, voluntary legal plan, employee assistance program, life insurance, vehicle discount programs, mobile phone discounts, and with so many benefits to working for SKF, we could not name them all!

 

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About SKF

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 85 billion and the number of employees ca 45,000.


Nearest Major Market: Birmingham