Maintenance & Reliability Manager

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Sundsvall, Sweden Apply Now Apply until: 31 Jan 2022

Do you want to be part of making everyday life easier for people around the world? Without seeing it, you meet us every day in your everyday life. We are in your soles, in your mobile and in the newspaper you read. With a common commitment to innovation, sustainability and safety, our employees work daily for a sustainable future.

Main Responsibilities
As a Maintenance Reliability Manager you will be the process owner of MRM-Maintenance Reliability Management and People Manager for Maintenance Engineers. The Reliability Manager Role is to lead and ensure that the work processes of the maintenance engineering group take place in a safe and cost-effective manner according to established procedures. In this role you will achieve operational excellence for reliability and maintenance engineers in the short and long term, with a focus on continuous improvement and to enhance the reliability of the plant. The role also operates the work with maintenance strategies for the availability of equipment, and improvements in equipment maintenance plans, as well as spare parts.

This role also includes the role of part-time Reliability Engineer.

Additional responsibilities:

  • The maintenance strategy available for all equipment
  • Maintenance strategy according to the laws, rules, and AN standard
  • The maintenance strategy is aligned with business objectives
  • The maintenance strategies are documented and translated into preventive maintenance plans in SAP
  • Spare parts strategy exists and is documented in SAP
  • Ensure that the elimination of "Bad actors" are made according to the MRM process so that maintenance costs are reduced
  • Ensure that the total maintenance cost and OEE losses are reduced and that the HSE improvements identified through structured RCPS meetings and projects
  • Maintain appropriate tools to optimize reliability (RCPS, MES, AUM / PEM) and train users in these tools

To be successful in this position you are an experienced leader who is straightforward and know the power of teamwork. You are a good communicator who see opportunities where others see problems. You have the knowledge and understanding of health, security, environmental and energy issues. You also have good understanding of ALPS maintenance processes with a focus on reliability and tools for root cause analysis. You have training and experience in Lean / Six Sigma and it meritorious if you have knowledge of rotating equipment such as pumps, centrifuges, compressors DCS control system, Delta V.

  • Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering or Automation Engineering
  • Maintenance Specific education and 5-7 years of experience in maintenance
  • Merit if you have the knowledge in SAPPM
  • Knowledge of PLC programming is meritorious
  • Good knowledge in Swedish and English in written and spoken

​​​​​​​Why join us?
Are you passionate about sustainability, innovation, safety, and collaboration? Do you want to grow together with a company that is forward-looking and continuously improving how they work? Our employees have ideas on how to build a sustainable future and the drive and passion to realize them. They believe that building long-term relationships and integrity are keys to success. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. We offer you countless career opportunities. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.

Additional information
This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to Maintenance Manager and based in Stockvik, Sweden.
Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.

The last day of application is 31 Jan 2022.

For additional information about the vacancy please contact Anders Granath, Maintenance Manager, email:
For information about the recruitment process, please contact Carolina Jensen, Senior Recruitment Specialist +46730943893 email

For unions related questions please contact:
Sveriges Ingenjörer, Carl Nordlander, +4660-13 42 25 
Unionen, Mattias Andersson, +4660-13 41 69 
Ledarna, Jenny Ersson, +46 70-334 02 80

If you have any general questions or need assistance, please contact:

About Nouryon 
Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of more than 7,900 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainabilityand innovation has resulted in a consistently strong financial performance. We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands. Do not forget to follow us on LinkedIn and Facebook for regular updates of new exciting positions and stories about our achievements.

The application process
We carry out a continuous selection and may close the application process before the final application date, so don’t hesitate to send us your application. 

We look forward to your application!
We kindly ask you as an internal candidate to apply with your Nouryon email.

​​​​​​​We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.

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Closing date
31 Jan 2022
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Integrated Supply Chain
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