Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

In partnership with our client, a global leader in metals manufacturing, we are seeking an experienced Mechanical Maintenance Engineer to support our client’s Mobile, AL advanced steel finishing facility. This is a direct hire opportunity.



The ideal candidate will support the highly automated Cold Rolling Mill by analyzing reasons for production disturbances in cooperation with other maintenance and production personnel, troubleshooting unscheduled maintenance issues, and researching, developing, and coordinating work orders through completion to meet the business goals.



  • Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level, anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies
  • Assists in the development and implementation of policies, standards and procedures for the mechanical and technical work performed in the department
  • Prepares and presents reports and findings by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Responsible for scheduling, planning and execution of short and long-term maintenance activities and securing cost and availability effective preventive maintenance
  • Prepares and attends daily meetings and briefings on the maintenance and production situation
  • Reviews incoming Job Notifications and prioritize in Workflow
  • Prepares data on cost, availability, and quality situation
  • Troubleshoots, adjusts, and helps maintain machinery and mechanical equipment
  • Observes safety, review accident/incident reports and assist in investigations as required
  • Coordinates, trains, and leads maintenance technicians for special tasks and responsibilities
  • Leads, supports, participates in, and develops improvement programs and project groups
  • Supports management in optimizing quality, cost, availability, and performance of equipment
  • Coordinates and directs personnel as needed based on direction from Team Manager



  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalency of direct experience
  • 3+ years’ heavy industrial experience in addition to degree or 7+ years’ experience without degree
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Mechanical Engineering practices
  • Knowledge of heavy industrial equipment maintenance
  • Technical knowledge of:
    • Rotational equipment, such as mechanical power transmission, drive shafts, bearings, couplings, rollers, conveyors
    • Hydraulic systems, i.e., cylinders, servo valves, piping, hose connections, filtration
    • Lubrication systems, such as centralized oil and grease systems, lubrication practices
  • Experience using AutoCAD
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Products (Outlook, Excel, Teams, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) Practices preferred
  • Knowledge of Predictive Maintenance techniques and analysis preferred
  • Experience using SAP preferred
  • Carbon Steel Cold Rolling Experience preferred
  • Ability to interact with multiple stakeholders, work in small and large teams
  • Willingness to work directly with Hourly Technicians and Contractors closely to affect proper work practices and successful work execution
  • Demonstrates strong decision-making, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Anticipates and adopts innovations in business-building digital and technology applications
  • Builds partnerships and works collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
  • Knows the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement
  • Demonstrate the company values of Safety, Teamwork, Accountability, Relationships, and Sustainability
  • Ensure working knowledge of competencies as defined in ISO 14001 (current version), IATF 16949 (current version), and ISO 17025 (current version)


Client provides industry leading compensation package including relocation, annual bonus, PTO, paid holidays, matching 401k, and more. Equal Opportunity Employer.