Technical Support Group Staffing Services LTD.
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Mechanical Specialist
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Date Posted: Thursday, October 8th, 2020
Discipline: Mechanical

TECHNICAL SUPPORT GROUP is currently recruiting for a ROTATING EQUIPMENT SPECIALIST for an opportunity in the Calgary area to work in an Operating Plant environment.

Job Description

  • Management of Change (MOC) technical reviews for rotating equipment
  • Develop & review asset care plans for rotating equipment, identify bad actors, and facilitate root cause failure analysis
  • Develop repair and inspection work scopes, recommend overhaul and PM intervals
  • Develop, and execute repair/fabrication/inspection procedures and QA/QC specifications
  • Diagnose machinery health issues using vibration analysis, tribology, thermography, and an in-depth knowledge of rotating equipment; create and present reports
  • Provide guidance and make recommendations regarding site equipment lubrication program
  • Provide technical reference information and specifications for Capital and Maintenance Project development
  • Review of Preventive Maintenance (PM) and Predictive Maintenance (PdM) strategy of rotating assets
  • Lead Rotating Equipment Maintenance Pod by coordinating and facilitating meetings
  • Facilitate and/or act a Subject Matter Expert for Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
  • Oversight or Inspection Test Plans (ITPs) for rotating equipment purchase and overhaul
  • Review and recommend condition monitoring strategy for each piece of rotating equipment by referencing the asset criticality, current asset condition, industry and standards to ensure safe and reliable operation of equipment
  • Contribute to knowledge by participating in rotating equipment specialist team
  • Contribute to plant turnaround planning
  • Participate in internal and external audit as required
  • Develop inspections and overhaul strategy
  • End of Life and Major Overhaul Assessment
  • Spare parts review for turbo machinery
  • Coordinate with Vendors as needed

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a 2-year Technology diploma
  • 7+ years of experience
  • Eligible for C.E.T or P.Tech certification with A.S.E.T
  • Certified Red Seal Millwright eligible for C.Tech certification, and 8-10 years of technician experience will also be considered
  • 4 years of experience with turbo machinery
  • Proficiency with AMS Machinery Health Manager is an asset
  • Strong collaborative skills to work closely with Millwright supervisor millwrights, MW planner and reliability team
  • Ability to manage a diverse scope of work
  • Strong planning, organizational and communication skills


Pay rates or salaries will be based on experience and current market standards. Only selected candidates will be contacted.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their resume through the form BELOW.

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