Rotating Equipment Reliability Analyst

Date: May 16, 2024

Location: USA: Cedar Bayou, TX, US, 77521

Company: CPChem

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⦁    Manages equipment inspection programs designed to ensure compliance and reliability of plant equipment
⦁    Reviews periodic inspections
⦁    Documents inspection results/deficiencies and manages deficiencies to resolution
⦁    Ensures reliability of assigned plant equipment
⦁    Collaborates with maintenance and operations to create site strategy (assigned plant equipment reliability improvement)
⦁    Participates in the development and implementation of asset strategies. (including FMEAs) 
⦁    Optimizes and performs QA/QC of critical spare parts
⦁    Creates turnaround scope documents for plant equipment overhauls
⦁    Provides technical input for plant equipment upgrade projects, including rerates
⦁    Provides technical troubleshooting and repair support for plant equipment
⦁    Issues recommendations in Meridium to perform routine maintenance for a major overhaul or as indicated by vibration analysis and/or machine performance
⦁    Provides backfill support to area Rotating or Fixed Equipment Reliability professionals or Engineers 


Responsibilities (continued)

  • Works with the Vibration Analysts on the installation and maintenance of vibration and axial position systems to prevent catastrophic failures
  • Serve as a company representative to provide inspection services at contractor shops to ensure quality workmanship on the repair or overhaul of plant equipment, the testing and assembly of new equipment
  • Participates in turnaround work execution with QA/QC, hold point witnessing
  • Ensures proper documentation to result in a reliable return to service
  • Fosters a teamwork approach by collaborating and working closely with Operations, Technical and Maintenance personal along with corporate and factory experts
  • Develop, issue, and maintain inspection and maintenance procedures as requested
  • Provide training to Maintenance, Operators and Technical personnel as requested

Required Qualifications

  • High School diploma/GED 
  • At least 7+ years of related experience 
  • Knowledge of ASME, API and vibration standards
  • Experience in rotating equipment root cause failure analysis
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks at the same time
  • Physical requirements associated with the position
  • Demonstrated experiencing tracking and driving improvement in reliability KPIs
  • Ability to communicate with cross functional teams and communicate technical information to non-technical personnel
  • Experience with equipment deficiency reporting, tracking, and resolution
  • Condition monitoring program experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledgeable in new construction and/or repair of rotating equipment 
  • Knowledgeable in lubrication standards and/or analysis for rotating equipment
  • Knowledgeable of pressure-relieving devices
  • Knowledge of Meridium and SAP
  • Formal certification or knowledge of vibration analyst category 1-4, mechanical seals, pumps, compressors and turbines 
  • Experience with API 670 vibration protection systems 


Chevron Phillips Chemical offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and at most locations, alternate work schedules. To learn more about Chevron Phillips Chemical and to be considered for a position, please visit us online today at


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Travel Requirements: Up to 10%

Eligibility for Relocation: No

Closing Date: 04/24/2024

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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