Plant Engineer – Infrastructure


Job title: Plant Engineer – Infrastructure

Company: Cleveland-Cliffs

Job description: The Plant Engineer – Infrastructure will be responsible for overseeing plant specific infrastructure activities as part of a corporate team of plant-centric Infrastructure Engineers. Their duties include planning and implementation of infrastructure related inspection, engineering and repair activities, collaborating and coordinating with department stakeholders, engineering/inspection firms and repair contractors at one or more Cliffs steel, coke or coal facilities

Plant Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Plan, schedule and oversee the engineering inspection services and reporting for assets associated with the Cliffs Corporate Infrastructure Program.
  • Collaborate within the Infrastructure group to define and refine the infrastructure program specifications and scopes of work.
  • Facilitate communications between infrastructure engineering inspection firms and personnel within the plant operations and maintenance departments as well as the inspection and repair contractors.
  • Participate in the continued development of short and long term corporate infrastructure program practices and procedures to consistently improve the quality of the promised program deliverables.
  • Assure that the developed and distributed program specific processes and procedures are implemented and followed as necessary to meet quality and safety compliance requirements of the Engineering Department.
  • Drive inspection and repair process improvements within the assigned facilities and assure successful implementation of the system standards
  • Responsibly control the assigned facility-specific budget and provide input to the Engineering Manager for the infrastructure activities at the targeted facilities.
  • Rigorously pursue execution of all aspects of a comprehensive asset inspection and repair program for the assigned facilities, including required responses and documentation.
  • Provide reporting to the Engineering Manager – Infrastructure as requested and required.
  • Advocate on the behalf of team members by securing adequate resources for success.
  • Collaborate with other Infrastructure Engineering team leaders, Area Engineering Managers and departments.
  • Forge and maintain relationships with inspection service organizations, engineering and repair contractors, suppliers and customers.

Plant Engineer Qualifications:

  • A strong technical competence regarding asset reliability, structural, mechanical and electrical failure modes analysis and fixed asset maintenance best practices.
  • Mature and proven communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Working knowledge of different engineering disciplines and their application to asset maintenance and reliability
  • Familiarity with plant CMMS system functionality and its relationship with the inspection, repair and verification process.
  • An understanding and positive overriding philosophy regarding the safety of all personnel working in each area facility.
  • An aptitude for managing risk.
  • Mathematically proficiency and literary competency
  • An appreciation for the complex nature of the steel industry and the importance of each component of its physical plant and their relationship to the continued safe and productive operation of the facilities.

Engineering Manager Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil/structural or mechanical engineering.
  • Well documented history of related multidisciplinary engineering experience.
  • Proven supervisory, technical and communications skills.

As a company, we are doing what we can to keep all our employees safe and healthy. It is the current expectation that all Cleveland-Cliffs employees will be vaccinated against COVID-19 as soon as possible. Before accepting an offer of employment you must certify that you are fully vaccinated. Cleveland-Cliffs reserves the right to require proof of vaccination.

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to or call 1-(312) 899-3097 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Do not email your application materials to this email address. Application materials sent to this email address will not be considered.

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. The following links provide information regarding your Equal Employment Opportunity rights and protections: & . We are a drug-free workplace and conduct pre-employment screening as a condition of employment.

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Location: Middletown, OH

Job date: Sat, 02 Oct 2021 00:55:16 GMT

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