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Reliability Engineer

3333 Midway Ave, Shreveport, LA 71109, USA Req #235
Monday, October 29, 2018

Calumet Specialty Products partners, L.P. is a leading independent producer of high-quality, specialty hydrocarbon products. Our product lines include both naphthenic and paraffinic oils, aliphatic solvents, synthetic lubricants, asphalt, fuels, white mineral oils, waxes, petroleum and hydrocarbon gels. Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. has one of the most diverse specialty hydrocarbon capabilities in the world.

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The Reliability Engineer is responsible for installing, operating, monitoring and maintaining both fixed and rotating mechanical equipment and processes to meet facility goals.  This position is expected to interact with all plant personnel, safety, and environmental necessary to identify, develop, and manage improvement projects.



  • Responsible for the Mechanical Integrity element of Process Safety Management
  • Interpret and evaluate reports such as: inspection, vibration analysis, process data, etc. to determine equipment effectiveness and/or recommend and design improved systems or equipment
  • Ability to design and implement predictive maintenance systems and guide others through utilization



  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
  • Prior manufacturing experience



  • Prior chemical or refinery environment
  • Familiarity with best practices in online equipment health monitoring as well as inspection and repair techniques
  • Demonstrated success of partnering with operations and maintenance to achieve improvements
  • API 510, API 570 and API 653 certifications
  • Strong background in non-destructive evaluation (NDE)
  • Experience in risk-based assessment, fit for duty and end of life assessments
  • Root cause analysis trained, capable of leading teams in resolution of failures.  Capable of teaching mechanics simple root cause methodology
  • Understanding of rotating equipment and equipment optimization
  • Extensive vendor network for replacement parts and technical training
  • Effective diagnostic methods on troubleshooting equipment


Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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  • 3333 Midway Ave, Shreveport, LA 71109, USA