Bristol Myers Squibb Company

Equipment Reliability Specialist

Manati, PR, United States
Sep 09, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science.In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.


Responsible and accountable for the Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) procedures and initiatives for the production areas. Improve reliability of the systems, equipment and operations by utilizing analytical, statistical tools and instrumentation. Systematically achieve the adequate maintenance practices to meet customer priorities and comply with Financial and Regulatory policies and goals. Develop, prioritize and accomplish equipment reliability goals based on manufacturing strategies and/or market needs. Must comply with all Security guidelines, Environmental Health and Safety regulations and the current Good Manufacturing Practices required by the job function. Safety regulations and the current Good Manufacturing Practices required by the job function.

Major Responsibilities:

1. Maintains a list of site critical equipment based in business continuity and cGMPs. Conducts and/or reviews and approves failure modes and effects analysis (FMEcA) to ensure proper maintenance tasks and intervals are established for all equipment in the RCM program in order to achieve the desired reliability.
2. Develops and/or approves equipment specifications and acceptance tests, and maintenance procedures for new and/or rebuilt equipment that is installed and maintained in order to ensure maximum value and reliability.
3. Communicates with customers to develop and meet reliability requirements and RCM program goals to ensure strategic manufacturing goals are being met.
4. Prepares reports to describe the status, benefits and opportunities within the RCM program to ensure strategic maintenance goals are being met.
5. Performs root cause failure analysis (RCFA) for chronic or critical equipment failures and identifies corrective actions necessary to increase future reliability.
6. Periodically reviews maintenance equipment history in order to provide proactive solutions to potential problems affecting reliability and or cost.
7. Maintenance liaison to Engineering to ensure all new and/or rebuilt equipment meets or exceeds standards for reliability.
8. Works directly with the Preventive and Predictive Maintenance group to provide guidance and decision making regarding the maintenance procedures and process in order to ensure the reliability goals for the plant are met.
9. Support maintenance and operations for corrective and reactive maintenance as well as proactive maintenance related to reliability.
10. Support the execution of capital projects, when required.
11. Ensure EHS and GMP practices and regulations are considered in all activities related to the owned system, projects, maintenance, etc.
12. Lead the standardization of equipment, components, installation and technologies within all site major systems.
13. Leads predictive technician efforts to attend routes, troubleshooting and corrective activities.

• Bachelor Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with at least five (5) years experience in Maintenance related field in a Pharmaceutical or Chemical Process Industry and a minimum of three (3) years experience in the equipment reliability function.
• Experience in Project Management.
• Experience with Predictive Technologies, Root Cause Failure Analysis and Failure Mode & Effect Analysis.
• Advanced computer and excellent technical skills
• Demonstrated outstanding technical expertise in mechanical and electrical failures.
• Demonstrated leadership and team oriented skills.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Spanish.
• Ability to develop strategies and implement following a structured plan.
• Ability to identify problems and develop solutions.
• Ability to integrate processes and develop efficient and effective link between them.
• Ability to proactively adapt to and promote new technologies and processes in a changing maintenance culture.
• Ability to communicate effectively with customers in regards to developing and meeting expectations.
• Ability to meet project targets within specific timeframe

Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.