A reliability engineer is in charge of the overall support of mechanical systems. They work closely with operations and maintenance personnel to troubleshoot mechanical problems. Reliability engineers must be able to ensure that site policies, procedures, standards, and specifications are met. They write or approve project scopes, mark and approve drawings, and establish and maintain installation details and standards.
Reliability Engineer Tasks
Evaluate and select materials, equipment, techniques, and installation protocols.
Analyze technical data and collaborate with workers to identify improvements and create standard products.
Initiate, prioritize, and implement plans to improve safety, cost, capacity, and quality of manufacturing.
Design and track maintenance, quality, and root cause metrics and analyses.