Reliability Engineer

Location: Huntsville, Alabama US


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Job Number: 867

Requisition Number: 8787BR

Position Title:

External Description: General Job Description:
Responsible for the development and implementation of equipment reliability program on the Huntsville campus. Help to maintain the world class appearance of the facility by driving a predictive and preventive maintenance culture that utilizes root cause failure analysis to identify and correct failures. Identify and execute continuous improvement opportunities in support of the site VIP targets.

Key Responsibilities/Areas of Accountability:
Utilize reliability engineering methods to rectify break-downs and malfunctions and minimize business disruptions

  • Establish the predictive maintenance program - identify tools to be used and establish measurement plans to reduce premature failures.
  • Develop and implement repair and maintenance procedures to be utilized by the maintenance teams and hired contractors.
    Plan, prioritize, schedule, and manage maintenance and facilities projects (for example capital installations, shut-downs, or emergency repairs). Identify and execute continuous improvement opportunities in support of the site VIP targets. Drive energy conservation projects to reduce operating costs and minimize environmental impact. Liaise with managers throughout the organization to coordinate scheduled activities with their areas. Create and propose building investment strategies and submit capital justifications as needed. Participate in contract negotiations with all related facilities topics. Responsible for all projects and work related to the building upkeep including selection and management of contractors.

    Technical/Professional Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Possesses leadership abilities.
  • Possesses advanced strategic planning skills.
  • Possesses strong analytical, problem solving and process mapping abilities.
  • Proficeint using AUTOCAD
  • Experence with predictive maintenance tools specifically infra red, vibration and ultrasound.
  • Has strong project management, organizational and time management skills.
  • Takes pride in the quality of their work; has an eye for detail.
    - Education:
  • Engineering degree required
    - Related Experience:
  • 5 years experience in building maintenance domain
  • Background in reliability engnineering
  • Demonstrated project management experience

    Recognized as the leader in the powersports industry, Polaris Industries is a fast growing, innovative, global organization. The people here at Polaris don't just create products - they are part of a lifestyle. It's the passion & execution of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do.

    Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) is a global powersports leader that has been fueling the passion of riders, workers and outdoor enthusiasts for more than 60 years. With annual 2016 sales of $4.5 billion, Polaris' innovative, high-quality product line-up includes the RANGER, RZR and Polaris GENERAL side-by-side off-road vehicles; the Sportsman and Polaris ACE all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle midsize and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot moto-roadsters; and Polaris RMK, INDY, Switchback and RUSH snowmobiles. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments and accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio, including Transamerican Auto Parts. Polaris' presence in adjacent markets globally include military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe. Visit for more information.

    Polaris prides itself on recognizing and developing top talent to take its people and company to the next level. Competitive salary, generous benefits and a comprehensive relocation plan are just a few components of the total compensation package offered at Polaris. Are you ready to join a company where you will work hard and play hard, and be rewarded for your performance?

    Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • City: Huntsville

    State: Alabama

    Community / Marketing Title: Reliability Engineer

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