Job Description SUMMARY OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS : The role is based on-site at a customer facility(s), directly coordinating, scheduling and participating in work with the customer to comply with the partnership agreement.
The role of the Condition Monitoring Specialist is to use their knowledge to develop, operate and manage Condition Monitoring programmes for John Crane clients.
The role will involve Condition Monitoring data collection, analysis and reporting of both routine techniques. It is expected that the person in this role will work to develop their specialist knowledge.
John Crane will provide training to support this development. Duties & Responsibilities
To develop and operate Condition Monitoring programmes for John Crane clients.
To continuously improve the effectiveness of condition monitoring programmes, through defined review process in conjunction with the CM Manager.
To conduct analysis of routine vibration data.
To report Vibration and Oil Analysis results and associated corrective maintenance recommendations
To act as the client interface for the on-site delivery of Condition Monitoring services.
To conduct routine Condition Monitoring surveys at our clients’ premises.
Mentoring of clients in basic Condition Monitoring techniques.
To conduct periodic on site Pump Performance Testing and onshore Reporting.
To conduct specialist vibration analysis and equipment troubleshooting (e.g. Balancing, Orbit Analysis).
Using a defined process calculate the cost benefit of carrying out recommendations.
Work within the requirements of the Integrated Management System.
Complete all work in a safe manner and follow all safety requirements consistent with supporting the Company’s goals.
Lifting guidelines in accordance with the Manual Lifting Guidelines noted in the Safety Handbook.
Follow all environmental requirements consistent with supporting the company’s environmental performance goals.
Complete, and actively participate in all other EHS training requirements. The Individual
Must be able to sit for extend periods of time; a minimum of 2 hours.
Must be able to maneuver to all areas of the office, shop, warehouse, refinery, or manufacturing plant
Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds and carry up to 10 pounds.
Must be able to bend, reach, kneel, twist, and grip items while working at assigned desk area.
Must have the manual dexterity and coordination to operate office equipment.
Must be able to simultaneously manage several objectives, changing priorities and reassign priorities to complete assignments.
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English. Must be able to respond to visual and aural cues. POSITION REQUIREMENTS :
Mechanical associate’s degree or equivalent and relevant work experience.
Minimum 8 years’ experience in vibration analysis for condition monitoring of rotating equipment (pumps, compressors).
Working knowledge of Computers, MS Office and specialist vibration monitoring software.
Excellent written and verbal business communication.
Excellent training, leadership, facilitation, influencing, negotiating, and interpersonal skills.
Capable of handling multiple priorities simultaneously in a high-stress environment.
Ability to complete tasks in a timely and efficient manner.
Occasionally there may be a requirement to work extended days or weekends, as needed to meet business demands.
Desirable Specialist skills
Vibration Analysis ISO 18436-2 Category 3, or equivalent preferred.
Lubrication Analysis ISO 18436-4 Category 2, or equivalent preferred
Rotor dynamics analysis (Orbits, Transient Analysis etc)
In situ Balancing
Structural Analysis (ODS, Bump testing, Modal Analysis etc)
Electrical tests (Motor Current Signature Analysis, Partial Discharge tests)
Acoustic Analysis (Environmental noise, Ultraprobe etc)
Utilization of multichannel analyzers and online systems