Maintenance Engineer

Date:  Sep 18, 2023
Posting End Date: 

St. Louis, MO, US, 63111

Company:  ICL Specialty Products Inc

Job Description

As the Maintenance Engineer, you will serve as the primary technical resource for the Plant Maintenance department and will work closely with Maintenance leadership as well as hourly Maintenance technicians. The successful candidate needs to have a broad understanding of mechanical equipment and complex mechanical systems that will allow the candidate to implement programs to increase the reliability of plant manufacturing systems. 


I’m interested! What will I get to do in this position? 
•    Investigate equipment and component failures, develop and implement solutions to prevent future failures and improve overall reliability 
•    Perform root cause failure analysis on plant mechanical equipment 
•    Perform mechanical engineering calculations to support design changes that improve equipment performance and reliability 
•    Develop and implement predictive / preventive programs and methodologies for early identification of potential reliability problems 
•    Develop / maintain equipment documentation and files to support ongoing maintenance functions 
•    Work closely with maintenance supervision / technicians to develop / implement day to day maintenance procedures and strategies that improve long term reliability of manufacturing systems 
•    Design, specify and purchase equipment / components needed for plant continuing operations 
•    Directly oversee plant Predictive Maintenance technicians 
•    Oversee Predictive / Preventive maintenance programs such as vibration analysis, thermal imaging analysis and oil analysis 
•    Develop / implement systems to improve overall maintenance efficiency and productivity 
•    Develop / design / implement / manage capital projects related to maintenance improvement and reliability 
•    Works directly with outside vendors / consultants to specify appropriate equipment for use in the plant 
•    Directly manages contractor firms performing work on site in support of maintenance activities 

What skills and experience do I need to be successful in this role? 
•    Strong analytical / problem solving skills 
•    Work experience or coursework that demonstrates strong background in mechanical design principles 
•    Proficient in AutoCAD or Microstation 
•    In depth knowledge of ASME codes a plus 
•    Highly organized, methodical, with meticulous attention to detail 
•    Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently 
•    Excellent interpersonal and communication skills 
•    Demonstrated high level of personal motivation, ability to work in self-directed manner with minimal supervision 
•    Excellent computer skills 
•    Knowledge of or experience with SAP a plus 
•    Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or closely related field; or graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or closely related field 

ICL Job Level: 14 - 15 commensurate with skills and experience


Salary Range: $59K - $132K/year


Annual Bonus Target: 5 - 7%, subject to plan provisions.


We've Got You Covered
ICL is committed to offering you a comprehensive set of benefits to empower you and your family physically, mentally, emotionally, and financially. The benefits we offer to our diverse and inclusive workforce include:
•    Competitive base pay and performance bonus
•    Medical, dental, vision, and life benefits that start quickly – the first of the month after hire
•    Tax-advantaged health savings and spending accounts (when applicable)
•    Wellness Incentive Program to lower your health insurance cost
•    Generous Leave and FMLA policies
•    Prescription program that provides most generic maintenance medications at no cost (including Insulin products & EpiPens)
•    401k eligibility from day one of employment with a generous company matching contribution. 100% vested after one year of service
•    Employee Student Loan Assistance Program
•    Free membership to a program that offers various discounts for travel, entertainment, groceries, and much more

Who is ICL? 
ICL is a leading global specialty minerals and chemicals company that creates impactful solutions for humanity’s sustainability challenges in global food, agriculture, and industrial markets.  ICL leverages its unique bromine, potash and phosphate resources, its passionate team of talented employees and its strong focus on R&D and technological innovation to drive growth across its end markets. Our agricultural products feed the world’s growing population, our food additives enable greater access to higher quality food, our potash and phosphate products are essential components for the pharma industry and our bromine-based materials and phosphates contribute to a more energy efficient and environmentally friendly planet.  


ICL’s operations are organized under four segments: Industrial Products (Bromine), Potash, Phosphate Solutions and Growing Solutions. With approximately 12,000 employees worldwide, ICL operates mining and production sites located in Israel, Europe, North and South America and China which are supported by worldwide distribution and supply chains. Due to strong synergies between its business units and their mutual support, ICL benefits from its advantageous size, geographical spread, and operational flexibility. With a culture based upon leadership, innovation, and sustainability, ICL is well positioned to be an Employer of Choice within the communities in which we operate. To learn more about ICL, click here.


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