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Water Systems Engineer Permanent Position in Indiana
Ref No.: 18-00835
Location: East Chicago, Indiana
Position Type:Direct Placement
Mechanical engineer with experience in water treatment systems.  Individual will be responsible for improving equipment reliability using preventive maintenance and continually improving equipment performance.
  • Utilizes drawings, manuals and technical resources to solve equipment problems.
  • Develops improvement projects by creating a scope of work, costs estimate, and schedule to perform a job.
  • Manages improvement projects by procuring equipment and labor to perform a job.
  • Supervise contractors doing work in the field.
  • Direct Union employees performing maintenance and operating work.
  • Performs troubleshooting and failure analysis and creates countermeasures for system reliability improvement.
  • Improve the preventive maintenance program by creating new PM's and updating existing outdated PM's.
Knowledge & Skills:
  • Experience with water treatment systems. Must be familiar with water clarifiers, cooling towers, sludge handling and dewatering equipment, pumps and process control systems.
  • Experience supervising maintenance and/or operations personnel.
  • Experience working in an industrial environment.
  • Able to problem solve and make decisions
  • Able to perform failure analysis.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Experienced with CMMS maintenance systems   
Required Experience & Education:
  • Mechanical Engineering or MET Degree preferred with at least 5 years' experience working in an industrial environment. Willing to consider other candidates that offer more experience in water treatment systems.