Sandvik in Jiading Shanghai is seeking for a
Equipment Life Cycle Specialist
Sandvik is a high-technology, engineering group with advanced products and a world-leading position within selected areas. Worldwide business activities are conducted through representation in more than 130 countries. In 2013the Group had about 47,000employees with annual sales of approximately 87billion SEK.
Sandvik Mining, aleading supplier in equipment, tools and service for the mining industry. The business area is active in exploration, rock drilling, rock cutting, crushing, and loading and hauling solutions for surface and underground applications. In 2013sales amounted to about 30700 MSEK, with approximately 13000employees.
The position would directly report to Global Manager, Lifetime Support Services, below please refer to the job description:
Job Purpose:
  • To develop and maintain equipment maintenance plans, maintenance strategies and indicative operating cost models for new and existing fleet of Sandvik equipment.
Environment, Health and Safety:
  • All employees and workers are required to conduct themselves in accordance with our EHS Vision to achieve Zero Harm to; our people, the environment we work in, our customers and our suppliers
  • The employee or worker must comply with all aspects of the Sandvik Environment, Health and Safety Policy, and any reasonable instructions, procedures or systems of work which are given in the interest of providing safe workplaces and eliminating environmental harm. The employee must take reasonable care for their own health and safety, and ensure that their actions do not adversely affect the health and safety of any other person in the workplace.
Key performance areas:
  • Develop maintenance and repair strategies through the practice of Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM2) principles while using the Availability Workbench (AWB) software for developing maintenance strategies.
  • Provide accurate maintenance parts lists from AWB to TSD’s to insure that Sandvik’s global item master is accurately reflected with “the right maintenance parts”.
  • Provide accurate maintenance parts lists (as above) to the documentation parts writer in order to reflect “the right maintenance parts” in the parts manuals.
  • Provide the maintenance strategies to the documentation instruction writer in order to reflect “the right maintenance strategies” in the instruction manuals.
  • Maintain existing Current Product Engineering CPE models (high install base) in Predictive Operating Cost (POC) templates archived in ST. Downloads
  • Responsible for creation of equipment maintenance strategies that leads to equipment lifecycle cost (LCC) models.
  • Working closely with product line Reliability Specialist to collect and analyse information on the equipment reliability of parts and components. Update relevant equipment models to reflect component/parts “real operating results” in field.
  • Use the results from the analyzed information in conjunction with other sources (i.e. end users, regional contacts, asset agreements engineering, OEM’s etc.) to determine best practices in Sandvik’s maintenance/repair strategies (as applied in the RCM2 Facilitation Cost model of the AWB reliability strategies software) .
  • Report on reliability/LCC issues and makes recommendations for improvements to product designs.
  • Facilitate/participate in Defect Elimination projects to determine the inherent reliability of a part, component or system and develop the required maintenance strategies to ensure that MTBF’s targets are achieved.
  • Input all data into the AWB reliability software library.
  • Apply the RCM2 principles in determining the required actions to maintain the desired level of reliability, LCC using the AWB reliability strategies software.
  • Participate in equipment LCC tender preparations as required
  • Regular meetings with Reliability specialists, R&D Engineering to highlight and discuss ‘Top 10’ reliability issues.
  • Ongoing discussion and participation in all NPD project meetings relating to design reliability
  • Ensure each new unit has an RCMCost and relating Maintenance strategy and EOM prior to shipment
  • Develop AWB database in accordance with key accountabilities
Your profile:
  • Well-developed business and technical acumen
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Results focused
  • Ability to work well within a team structure
  • High level problem solving ability
  • Analytical and methodical
  • Effective time management and organizational skills
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Extensive experience in reliability engineering
  • Demonstrated experience in root cause analysis
  • Demonstrated experience in equipment life cycle cost modeling
  • Have a good knowledge of analysis tools such as Root Cause Analysis (RCA), Fault Tree, and Weibull, FMEA meetings.
  • Experience with or training in RCM II will be very advantageous
  • Relevant engineering/technical qualification (degree or diploma)
  • Training in RCM processes
As a person you are proactive, self-motivated and one with lot of initiative, courage and integrity and a business minded, result oriented attitude. You also have strong communication skills and can work in an English environment.
Contact information:
Read more about Sandvik and apply at www.sandvik.com/career, Job ID: 342653, or contact recruiter directly for any query via zoe.liu@sandvik.com.
Deadline: 30 Jun
Job-ID: 342653