Lead Electrical Reliability Engineer
Negotiable | Weybridge
At Air Products, we've been helping our customers to become more productive, energy efficient and sustainable for more than 75 years. With approximately 16,000 employees and operations in 50 countries, we serve customers across a wide range of industries from food and beverage to medical, energy and transportation. We supply a unique portfolio of atmospheric and process gases, equipment and services. We require a Senior Global Technical professional for the role of Lead Electrical Reliability Engineer that will provide strategic global leadership in our Operations division overseeing a breadth of critical electrical equipment. In this role, you will work in the Global Industrial Gases Operational Excellence team supporting industrial gases operating plants and technologies, including Air Separation, Steam Methane Reformers and Cryogenic Liquefaction. This position can be located in either Hersham, the UK, Rotterdam, the Netherlands or Gent, Belgium and you will travel globally to engage with operating facilities and regional electrical engineering operations personnel. As the Lead Electrical Reliability Engineer, you will: Lead a global Community of Practice among the network of electrical leaders across operations, review Key Performance Indicators, develop action items for key issues, and sponsor improvement projects that are handled by the regional teams Provide leadership in the elements of Reliability-Centred Maintenance and develop electrical equipment and electrical system reliability program plans Drive cultural change around electrical equipment and maintenance, particularly looking to implement new technologies into the fleet Engage with industry associations to stay ahead of industry trends, anticipate how changes can positively affect our assets Develop a model to address long term infrastructure needs including multi-year capital and spares plans Work with Engineering and Procurement on new assets to standardize where ever possible on equipment and vendor selection, and capitalize on the sparing alignment Work with the regional electrical leadership, understand code differences and determine when regional differences should exist or programs be merged As the Lead Electrical Reliability Engineer, you will have: Electrical Engineering degree with a vast of experience in the industrial gas, petrochemical or allied industry Validated experience as an Electrical or Reliability engineer or in equivalent role covering the detailed engineering, operational, and maintenance aspects of electrical systems and equipment Strong technical understanding and practical knowledge of MV and LV induction & synchronous motors / generators, transformers, switchgears - including protection and control, and experience with variable speed drive and soft start systems and instrument power distribution with uninterruptible power supply systems The ability to work and communicate effectively in an influencing role across a diverse range of cultures Practical experience using and evaluating condition monitoring equipment and its data output analytics, in interpreting the data to make decisions related to equipment reliability Excellent critical thinking skills and business insight A dedicated and driven approach & be committed to getting it right with a never-ending desire to learn, improve & contribute What We Offer: In return, we offer a competitive wage and benefits package, a culture of respect, challenge and innovation - with excellent opportunities for growth & development. If that sounds interesting, then come and discover, care and accomplish by clicking APPLY now. "We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status."