Maintenance and Reliability Engineer

Greenbelt, Maryland
08 May 2018
17 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Maintenance and Reliability Engineer (MRE) will create/manage the Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) Plan in accordance with FOMS contract requirements.

MRE will work closely with the Government to develop and implement a comprehensive facility RCM program for the equipment and facilities at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) and establish the most efficient maintenance organization.

MRE will collect and use the data per the CMMS MAXIMO Job Plan for each piece of equipment.

MRE will utilize onsite vibration analysis capability at or exceeding ISO 18436 levels. MRE shall use the existing established vibration data base for analysis, trending and reporting.

MRE shall be experienced in the collection of oil samples for analysis and oil analysis software, MCE use and analysis, ultrasonic and ultrasound testing and analysis, shaft and sheave alignment, and balancing of rotational facilities equipment.

Interpret PT&I data reports and enter the data into CMMS for to the equipment analyzed. MRE is responsible for upkeep and updating of PT&I equipment as well as providing training in these technologies and information for upgrades to PT&I equipment and processes to fellow employees.

Maintain and keep current all RCM PT&I software and data. Use PT&I technologies including vibration analysis, motor analysis, thermography, laser alignment, airborne ultrasound, and oil analysis. Perform root cause failure analysis, and failure modes and effects analysis.

Evaluate and develop RCM-based maintenance strategies for facilities equipment


The primary role of the Maintenance and Reliability Engineer position is to identify and manage asset reliability risks. Propose solutions to improve existing systems as they relate to Operations and Maintenance. Support the evolution of NASA's Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS-Maximo) which is expected to include field mobility and/or mobile connectivity. Assist NASA Maintenance Specialists (and prime contractor maintenance personnel) to develop a more mature Maintenance system by integrating industry best practices. Responsible for optimizing work processes and administrative controls while utilizing CBM (Condition Based Maintenance) and RCM (Reliability Centered Maintenance) principles that can be applied to existing and future Preventative Maintenance Work Orders.

The Maintenance and Reliability Engineer will report to the Engineering Services Manager. The M&R Engineer will also coordinate with other managers to integrate RCM practices and optimize maintenance job plans.

Facilitate RCM training to NASA and prime contractor personnel to increase certifications and team synergy.

Required experience: 8+ years.

Desire Education: Bachelors of Science in Engineering Field with EIT

Desired Certifications: CMRP, CMRT, CRL

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