Balfour Beatty Rail

Specialist Plant Services Reliability Engineer

Sandiacre, Derby
27 Jan 2017
10 Mar 2017
Process, Rail
Contract Type
Full Time

Specialist Plant Services Reliability Engineer

Our Plant Business is growing and to help us achieve our goals, we're looking for a Specialist Plant Services Reliability Engineer to join our Engineering team in Sandiacre.

What you will be doing?
As a Specialist Plant Services Reliability Engineer you will be required to:-

  • Provide safety and change leadership
  • Improve asset reliability by identifying and reporting on root cause of failure, trends and implementing corrective actions to avoid recurrence
  • Assist depot managers to improve reliability by providing technical support.
  • Own and coordinate of improvements across a specific fleet(s)
  • Ensure that reliability improvement investment and activities are focussed where it is most effective and that resulting improvements can be measured

Who we’re looking for?

  • HND or higher in engineering discipline
  • Minimum of 3 years successful experience in technical analysis & problem solving
  • Skills in investigation techniques that focus on system causes, common cause and root cause
  • Proficient ability in the use of computers
  • Ability to write detailed reports
  • Knowledge of human factors analysis techniques such as ABC (antecedents-behaviour-consequence) and human error analysis
  • Knowledge of reliability analysis including: Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM), fault tree analysis, failure mode analysis and failure mode and effects analysis
  • Knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, electrics, electronics, computers etc.
  • Knowledge of workshop practices especially fitting skills

In return we offer a competitive salary, provide excellent training to help support you in your personal development. We also offer a flexible benefits programme.

About Us

Balfour Beatty Rail Limited is an international leader in rail infrastructure engineering projects and the UK's largest rail engineering and services provider. We offer a full range of rail infrastructure activities from high-speed rail to mass rapid transit, covering urban, rural and commuter routes, for both public and private railways.

For an example of the exciting work our rail teams undertake click here:

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and a member of Stonewall’s Diversity Champions programme.  Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.

We are also Silver Award holders in the Ministry of Defence ‘Employer Recognition Scheme’ and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

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