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Lead Maintenance Specialist-Acid/Utilities/AN/Solutions

Augusta, GA


Lead Maintenance Specialist-Acid/Utilities/AN/Solutions - (Augusta, Georgia, U.S.A.)

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

This position reports to the Area Manager-Acid/Utilities/AN/Solutions.

What you will do:

  • Coordinate daily maintenance work and prioritize work with the maintenance group
  • Proactively approach root cause failure analysis completion and equipment deficiency removals to increase reliability
  • Work with Training Coordinators to improve operator knowledge and to reduce knowledge gaps with mechanical equipment operation
  • Facilitate ODR (Operator Driven Reliability) in the operating units
  • Review work requests and assign appropriate priorities for maintenance work to be performed
  • Develop & maintain outage lists
  • Develop blank lists as needed by determining blank locations for line/equipment isolation and vessel entry
  • Assist operations personnel as needed in the preparation of equipment for maintenance activities
  • Assist in overseeing plant operation and the direction of personnel in day to day activities
  • Work hand in hand with Lead Production Specialist and assume role in their absence
  • Assist Lead Production Specialist in writing daily operating guidelines
  • Prioritize and administer maintenance work by unit personnel
  • Focus on pre-planning versus reactive planning
  • MOC generation for work order
  • Track and improve mean time between failures
  • PM compliance and routine evaluation/tracking for critical PM’s
  • Ensure compliance with PSV’s, vessel inspections, piping inspections, CUI, lifting devices, etc.
  • Audit all safety check lists and unit record retention
  • Maintain the Reliability Risks and Issues lists for operating units

What you will bring:

  • 3+ years of supervisory experience related to above (outside or in STS role)
  • Two or four year Technical Degree (or equivalent experience) preferred
  • 10 + years experience in a continuous chemical or petroleum refining operation
  • Knowledge of maintenance activities preferred

Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics

This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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