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Title:  Maint. Engineering Senior Specialist - Houston, TX

Description: 

Tenaris is a leading supplier of tubes and related services for the world’s energy industry and certain other industrial applications. Our mission is to deliver value to our customers through product development, manufacturing excellence, and supply chain management. Tenaris employees around the world are committed to continuous improvement by sharing knowledge across a single global organization. 

 

Purpose:

 

Improves assets availability, reliability and cost by optimizing maintenance strategies, improving the quality of work performed and reducing maintenance workload. Identifies best practices and follows up maintenance key variables, ensuring their correct sharing and implementation. Analyzes and solves common or highly complex issues across mills, whenever required. Supports mills in taking best investment decisions by participating in the investment process.

 

 

Main Responsibilities:

 

  • Manages the cataloguing, updating and sharing of technical maintenance documentation (technical specifications, procedures and operational processes).
  • Sets procedures and standards by identifying best practices and defining maintenance key variables and technical standards, ensuring their correct sharing and implementation.
  • Improves assets availability, reliability, and cost by supporting/leading the process of specification, procurement and installation of new assets or upgrades/modifications with Engineering department and the definition of the life cycle for the asset.
  • Gathers and analyzes equipment data and history records in order to identify improvement opportunities, acting as a formal referent for the specific technology/process.
  • Participates in cause-failure analysis and the definition/implementation of solutions.
  • Proposes and optimizes maintenance strategies by: supporting criticality of equipment analysis and comparison; analyzing and comparing the preventive maintenance activities results with the equipment data and history; contributing from a technical perspective in the definition/optimization of stock and spare parts levels.
  • Improves the quality of work performed by performing random audits of executions of preventive and corrective activities, and systematic evaluation of completed tasks and reworks
  • Reduces maintenance workload by: proposing and implementing projects or methods to continuously develop/improve maintenance activities; supporting the systematic evaluation of maintenance history and prevention methods; supporting BMGs in evaluating and upgrading individual preventive maintenance task list and work orders for the
  • specific process/technology.
  • Contributes from a technical perspective in the analysis and solution of highly complex issues in the area/s of specialty, acting as a formal referent in the mill/s under charge and among other mills, whenever required
  • Participates in the homologation process of new supplies and services
  • Participates in the planning of plant/system investments for the area/process under his/her responsibility.
  • Analyzes and uses the Maintenance information systems, in order to support the decision making process
  • Defines procedures and fosters maintenance program execution to minimize/optimize the use of required energy, and promotes improvement actions in general in order to reduce resources consumption waste.
  • Complies with Tenaris policies, procedures and management standards, and ensures adherence with all laws and regulations that apply to the area of responsibility.
  • Protects from damage, theft or misuse the facilities, equipment and other physical resources assigned to his/her area.

 

Special Skills, Knowledge, and Requirements:

-    Engineering Degree
-    Engineering design
-    Maintenance Strategies
-    Maintenance Performance
-    At least 3+ years of Experience in Maintenance
-    Optimize spare parts
-    Hydraulics equipment experience
-    CNC experience (desirable but not a must)

Location: 

Houston, Texas, USA

Date:  Jan 13, 2023

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