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Mechanical Maintenance Associate

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Purpose of the Job:

  • To execute routine mechanical maintenance works and assigned SD/TAR tasks for one unit, to follow work order processes and support operation to deliver safe and reliable production as well as efficient, costly execution.


Rresponsibilities/ Accountabilities of the job: 


  • Deliver Safety KPI’s (OSHA recordable injuries, first aids, near misses, loss of containment, inspection overdues, incident investigation, open actions, etc.)
  • Compliance with and promotion of local laws and regulations, INEOS Life Safety Rules, INEOS IGGNs and 20 INEOS Principles
  • Promoting and upholding behavioral and process safety directives, initiatives, measures, and supporting 20 INEOS principles, IGGN's, SHE KPI's, risk assessments, …)
  • Take part in the legal and compliance training that the position required and get certificate if it has.
  • Has the obligation and responsibility to report and correct the unsafe behavior and unsafe condition that she/he observed

Plant Integrity, reliability, and Availability delivery:

  • To perform troubleshoot on assigned area to eliminate equipment defects at initial stage to ensure safe and reliable operation.
  • To implement PPMs and site patrol inspection with high quality on execute QC checklist, find and in-time report defect, in-time eliminate unsafety issues
  • Identify and feedback opportunities for PPM optimization, reliability improvement, integrity issues
  • To strictly follow QC/QA process and properly document/record for further analysis.
  • To lead assigned AAR and support RCFA investigation on input related information, assist reliability improvement study for specific equipment.

Planning and routine work:

  • To develop specific work order planning (work scheme, labors, spare parts, and tools etc.) for assigned unit/area; follow work order process from notification till confirm of work, and proper documentation records
  • To implement planning works on safe, quality, scheduling manner
  • To feedback planning work’s deviation to planner, supervisor for continue improve planning works more efficiency
  • To execute urgent work requests to ensure safe and reliable operations.
  • To continuously optimize tools, working proposal, materials, and service etc. for cost reduce.
  • To support other units when need.
  • To prepare related materials, issue PR, clarify requirement/specification with procurement engineer, vendor
  • Maintain assigned area equipment’s inventory on spare part

TAR Execution

  • To develop TAR work order planning package and set QA/QC plan in assigned works, like mechanical isolation and de-isolation work, valve/pipe works, and others
  • To work as job representative and supervise contractors to execute TAR work package as assigned to meet TAR safety, quality, schedule, and cost targets
  • To support operation to shut down and start up unit safely and timely.
  • To report issues on safety, equipment, and support team deliver TAR performance target. 

Contractor management

  • To instruct and coach contractor work execution to meet INEOS PTW procedure and safety requests. Like risk assessment, coordinate PTW issue, toolbox meeting, technical/proposal communication meeting, etc.
  • To lead/supervise/audit contractors on site ensure work safety, quality, efficiency executes.
  • To support in-house contractor companies, maintain / improve their performance and capability on technical training and share learning


Required profile:

Education background

  • College graduated or above, majored in Mechanical Engineering, machinery maintenance, or equivalent discipline.


  • Requires at least 3 years of experience in mechanical maintenance/diagnosis for process industries.
  • Has working experience and good understanding in mechanical equipment like compressor, turbine, agitator, pump, dryer, rotary filter, boiler, pressure vessel, heat exchange, piping and valve, tower, filter etc.
  • Skillful application of repairing technique and tools used on above equipment’s maintenance.
  • Good understanding and working experience of maintenance work order process and computerized maintenance management system like SAP, etc.


  • Computer skill- familiar with Microsoft office is essential
  • Good initiative and ability to learn new knowledge and skill.
  • Good communication skill to work with people from other department/groups and contractor
  • Safety & Risk