Maintenance Engineer

Company: Nyrstar Clarksville Inc

General Information
4 Year Degree
1 to 5 years
Not Specified
Job Description

Who we are

The partner of choice in essential resources for the development of a changing world. Nyrstar is a leading global multi-metals’ business, producing significant quantities of zinc and lead as well as other products (including silver, gold and copper). Nyrstar is listed on NYSE Euronext Brussels under the symbol NYR.


Overview of the role

The role provides technical support through the creation of executable strategy and tactics to reduce equipment failure rates and eliminate production and maintenance related waste. It is also responsible for supporting creation and management of standard operating and maintenance procedures that ensure consistency and continuity of best practice. We are looking for a Mechanical or Electrical Engineer interested in Maintenance Reliability.

Key Accountabilities

  • Submit and implement (as required) projects to improve plant reliability
  • Provide technical and problem solving support to maintenance teams
  • Conduct critical equipment integrity/maintenance audits
  • Conduct lifecycle cost and operability studies of existing and proposed equipment installations
  • Conduct reliability reviews of proposed or modified plant and equipment
  • Interrogate critical equipment history for improvement opportunities
  •  Facilitate critical equipment identification and review process
  • Determine critical equipment failure consequences
  • Conduct failure modes analysis on critical equipment 
  • Job Requirements


    •  Develop and refine maintenance strategies and tactics
    •  Implement agreed KPI set on critical equipment
    • Develop CBM tactics as determined by equipment strategies
    • Use CBM information to update and improve maintenance strategies
    • Monitor and respond to variation in OEE measures and agreed KPI's  
    • Monitor and respond to variation in agreed performance parameters
    •  Determine control limits for process/equipment loss/failure analysis  
    • Facilitate RCA's
    •  Use RCA outcomes to update maintenance strategies and tactics




    • Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in Engineering
    • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
    • Facilitation skills a plus
    • RCM skills a plus 
    • CMMS use and interrogation skills a plus
    • RCA skills a plus
    • FMECA skills a plus

    We offer a competitive wage and benefits package. Qualified applicants may send resume to (Click Here to Email Your Resume) quoting “Maintenance Engineer”.

    Equal Opportunity Employer