Mechanical Maintenance Tech in Geismar, LA at REG

Date Posted: 7/29/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Geismar, LA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    5 to 10 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

The purpose of this job is to be responsible for and assist with performing the maintenance of all equipment in the plant, identifying and ordering spare parts, working with contractors to maintain and upgrade the plant, and improving the reliability of the plant. This position is also responsible for ensuring the plant is maintained in a safe and clean condition.


Key Accountabilities:
Maintain the Plant

• Perform corrective maintenance, adjustments, and emergency repairs,
• Perform preventive maintenance, lubrication, overhaul and upgrades of plant mechanical, rotating and stationary equipment.
• Perform predictive maintenance work.
• Write and update work orders and other information in the computerized maintenance management system.
• Write Requisitions for parts and materials
• Be available for call outs.
• Assist in Turnaround and Project planning and scheduling.
• Perform failure analysis, suggest and implement improvements.
• Learn new skills as needed to maintain the plant.

Other frequent duties:

• Assist operations as needed
• Operate equipment such as fork truck, man lifts, etc.
• Assist maintenance, engineering and operations management as needed

Perform other duties as assigned

Education Required:
High school diploma of equivalent
**Experience may substitute education requirements
Experience Required: 5-10 years depending on education
**Experience in a process plant or production environment experience in biofuels, petrochemical & refining preferred

Skills Required:
Verbal and written communication skills
Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook,)
Strong organization skills
Strong technical background
Ability to work as a member of a team

Special skills or knowledge preferred:
Centrifugal pump operation and maintenance
Millwright or mechanic training
Welding skills or Certification
Cause analysis
CMRT (Certified Maintenance and Reliability Technician) or CMRP (Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional)

REG is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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