Dow Chemical HT Reliability Engineer in Deer Park, Texas

The Dow Chemical Company currently has an opportunity for a Reliability Engineer located in Deer Park, TX .

The Reliability Engineer will facilitate development of the facility/equipment reliability strategy, and solves reliability and availability losses through application of technology and tools to enable the plant to meet its business plan. This result is achieved by focusing on those opportunities that over a long-term period or historically has impacted the plant’s measured asset capability and the opportunities identified as "high-risk" in risk assessments, reliability models, etc.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Achieve Asset Capability (AC) and Asset Mechanical Reliability (AMR) business objectives.

  • Participates in the Facilitation and implementation of the Global Root Cause Investigation (RCI) process to include application of the cause and effect methodology in all areas where reliability opportunities are identified and where the RCI triggers are met.

  • Develops and maintains a model that identifies the unit operations, equipment, process, etc. that identifies the value of opportunities for improvement.

  • Evaluates and quantifies the impact projects such as equipment reconfigurations, design changes, equipment quality, etc will have on equipment reliability and maintainability.

  • Evaluates effectiveness of individual aspects of the Predictive Preventive Maintenance (PPM) program by showing quantitatively the impact of failures and PPM.

  • Analyzes asset utilization and cost data to develop and prioritize a list of reliability opportunities.

  • Evaluates/validates the impact of corrective actions that impact availability/ reliability and leverages solutions across a business or site if appropriate.

  • Provides reliability input to Global Project Methodology (GPM) activities.

  • Participates in project Front End Loading (FEL) as appropriate to build in principles of reliability and maintainability for new installations.

  • Uses reliability engineering principles and tools (Weibull, RCI, FMEA) to increase AC and AMR.

  • Participates in plant health study and efforts to implement corrective action to maintain or improve plant health.

  • Applies long term cost of ownership and reliability engineering principles in conjunction with the discipline teams and technical resource networks to design reliability into our purchasing Requirements. Provide equipment reliability and performance data to the technical resource networks for evaluation of equipment performance, vendor performance, and modifications to Most Effective Technology (MET) level 1.

  • Uses long term cost of ownership and reliability engineering principles to optimize spare part levels in conjunction with the Maintenance Repair and Operations (MRO) function, Discipline Activity Specialists.

  • Required Qualifications: *

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering is required.

  • A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.

  • Preferred Qualifications: *

  • A minimum of 5 years of engineering experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred.

  • Six Sigma training and Root Cause training is preferred.

  • CMRP certification is preferred.

  • Experience with Risk Based Inspection and/or API 510/570/653 is preferred.

* Domestic relocation benefits may be offered with this position *

About DowDuPont

DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at:

The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.

Dow Offers:

  • Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits

  • An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company

  • Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

  • Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at:, you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.


HT Reliability Engineer


Texas-Deer Park

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