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Reliability Engineer
May 15, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 10.0-15.0 years
Job Category Engineering Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Maintenance Engineer, Reliability Engineer
Role Maintenance Engineer Jobs ,Reliability Engineer Jobs
Designation Engineer
Education B.Tech/B.E
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies. With around 93,000 employees in more than 90 countries and territories, Shell helps to meet the world's growing demand for energy in economically, environmentally and socially responsible ways.

Job Description

Job Description


  • To be the primary focal for Reliability assurance & availability improvements of site assets by monitoring the Compliance, Performances, addressing Bad actors and Reliability incidents to meet the business needs.
  • Acts as Process owner of S-RCM and Turnaround (TA) modules of Gas-GAME.
  • A key member of delivery team and reports to Engineering manager

Principal Accountabilities

  • Demonstrate personal commitment and leadership to deliver a culture of Goal Zero ie. No Harm, No Leak
  • Ensure compliance with the Life Saving rules. Ensure all HSE critical tasks are performed as identified in HSE case.
  • Maintain schedule for maintenance strategy reviews and conduct the review based on Risk & Reliability Management principles with tools such as PM Optimization, REM strategy reviews, RCM and PM Library where applicable. Implement condition-based maintenance (CBM) approach and condition monitoring (CM) strategies during the review
  • Acquire data from a diversity of sources (shift log, O&M meeting, RCM live program, FAIR, Vulnerability & technical study) and carry out analyses as an input to problem resolution and trend analysis.
  • Identify threats to availability and reliability, facilitate meeting and Steer means to close all threats with in target timeline.
  • Defect Elimination: Identify bad actors from the Job list and explore means to improve reliability during various meetings with Operations, Maintenance and Engineering group.
  • Monitor reliability KPI and focal point for quarterly reliability steering committee meeting and provides update on key leading and lagging indicator of reliability
  • Actively participate in the group Reliability forums to share, learn & adapt new technologies and best practices
  • Identify incidents that require further investigation and facilitate the investigation process by the engineer(s) concerned and track the recommendations for implementation.
  • Require strong analytical techniques and the ability to solve complex problems through an organized, logical and systematic approach
  • Lead or participate in RCA (Root Cause Analysis) /Causal Learning analysis study and failure investigations and develop improvement action list.
  • Issues periodic reports demonstrating assets health condition in a simple & easy structure to allow customers (maintenance personnel) to fully understand & utilize
  • Part of the Risk assessment team for management of change, Deferment
  • Compliance Audit and Assurance: To support management in facilitating maintenance and integrity compliance audits. Lead/facilitate PM assurance review and Asset Register verification exercise, & Process effectiveness reviews
  • Prepare the Reliability feedback on monthly basis for RCA & Bad actor recommendations and Periodic reporting of MTO/BAA/Investigation actions status, PM Deferments, providing data for Management Information Report (MIR), Network Bench marking forums
  • Issue monthly reliability forecasts and report on actual reliability achieved for information to all concerned.
  • Monitor pending jobs on quarterly basis and send the report to Engineering Manager and maintenance team.
  • Act as custodian of Plant change proposals by reviewing them, reject the ones that do not meet the criteria and process the other for approval through the system and keep track of the approval process.
  • Follow up for implementation of IRMS manual and keep it up to date.
  • Act as process owner of Gas-GAME modules of "S-RCM, & Turnaround (TA).
  • Close the feedback cycle of S-RCM by constant review every 2 years and revising the maintenance routines.
  • Facilitate critical spares and mini- max inventory levels review.
  • Provide input to engineering project implementation.
  • Integrity Assurance: Work with Technical Authorities TA on critical data for safety critical element/ equipment; identification and Performance Standard review.
  • Keeps a track of "Equipment under Alert" list for assigned plant area. Establishes proper storage of the Equipment report and data
  • Compliance with mandatory and/or developmental training plans. Provide coaching to staff within the team and operations and maintenance


Job Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Degree in Mechanical or Instrument or Electrical Engineering
  • 10 years of work experience in oil and gas industry/Petro chemical industry Reliability function.
  • Proven Skill level in Reliability engineering concepts, Modelling, RCM module / RCM study, criticality analysis, Bad actor, root cause, Life cycle cost
  • Certification in Condition monitoring Techniques-Vibration Analysis Level-II or III, Investigation, RCA Techniques
  • Demonstrated skill Analytical thinking, problem solving, Statistical data analysis,
  • Knowledge in Lube oil analysis, Electrical signal analysis, Thermography, Static Asset integrity checks -UT, DPT, PMI, Material repair inspection techniques, Witness shop balancing of rotors as per best practices & standards are preferred
  • Strong command of business-level Communication & Presentation skills, written and spoken English.
  • Excellent working, Maintenance and corrective procedure of rotating and associated equipment, specifically Recip comp/Gas Turbines/Multi stage Pump/Hydraulics

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