Filtration Group Corp

Reliability Engineer

Posted Date 1 month ago(8/25/2023 9:43 AM)
Job Locations
Porex Corporation
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The Reliability Engineer is a key team member responsible for reviewing equipment failures and Root Cause Analysis to determine and execute actions to prevent failures, ensuring world-class equipment uptime and delivery.  

The reliability engineer's focus will be on analyzing equipment maintenance data, identifying trends and risks and developing action plans and programs to ensure the identified risks do not negatively impact manufactuing operations


  • Develop preventive inspections, preventive maintenance checklists, and maintenance instructions.
  • Complete RCCA process on any downtime event over 2 hours and provide recommendations and plan to eliminate future events.
  • Perform periodic review of recurring issues and tasks related to production equipment to propose process improvements, aimed at reduction of the maintenance cost and unplanned stoppages.
  • Provide assistance for engineering/projects and independently execute small maintenance-related capital expenditure projects.
  • Provide maintenance perspective support to internal and external inspections/audits.
  • Participate in complex troubleshooting assisting Maintenance Technicians to ensure adequate equipment performance for production equipment.
  • Evaluates, reviews, develops, and administers effective preventive and predictive maintenance (PPM) to support optimal machine performance.
  • Specify repair techniques and required tools for major repetitive tasks.
  • Ensure that accurate, up to date spare parts list are available for existing equipment while specifying standardization of components used in repairs.
  • Collaborate with project engineer to provide spare parts list for all new installations, as well as review component specifications to identify compatible replacement parts.
  • Identify training required to improve craft skill levels or repair techniques based upon data and field observations.
  • Coordinate repairs or overhaul of equipment performed by outside contractors.
  • Identify and develop predictive technologies and source necessary equipment necessary to carry out activities to increase equipment availability.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • 5 or more years of experience working in a maintenance/reliability role in a high-volume manufacturing setting.
  • Demonstrated success in improving plant reliability.
  • Experience in implementing and sustaining preventative maintenance programs, and the tools associated with failure detection, as well as the software associated with them.

More about Us


Porex is part of Filtration Group. Filtration Group is a global market-leading provider of filtration consumables that are designed to drive innovation and deliver solutions across a broad spectrum of applications and end-markets, with a focus on life sciences, indoor air quality and industrial technologies.  With a global workforce of nearly 10,000 dedicated team members and a footprint that spans 27 countries, we are committed to partnering closely with our customers to further our mission to make the world safer, healthier and more productive.  Cultivating Talent and building strong Teams are critical to our success. We know that fulfilling our mission is only possible when we foster an entrepreneurial culture built on a foundation of trust, in which our leaders exhibit a strong bias for action. Join us as we build a truly remarkable company that will long outlast us! 



This is a general description of the Duties, Responsibilities and Qualifications required for this position. Physical, mental, sensory, or environmental demands may be referenced to communicate the way this position traditionally is performed. Whenever necessary to provide individuals with disabilities an equal employment opportunity, Filtration Group will consider reasonable accommodations that might involve varying job requirements and/or changing the way this job is performed, provided that such accommodations do not pose an undue hardship. 


Filtration Group is committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all team members, regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetics, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  We believe the work we do and the mission we spread is at it’s best when everyone feels free to be their most authentic self.  



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