Maintenance & Reliability Consultant-Midwest Region



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People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.

Industry Solutions and Services professionals play a wide variety of roles related to delivery and sales, maintaining and growing industry as their center of gravity.

Job Description

Industry Applications-RES professionals design, implement and deploy packaged software solutions that have been developed to accommodate unique industry business and management processes, regulatory requirements and other business needs which cross multiple industries.

Resources Industry Application s professionals analyze, design, build, test and deploy innovative Resources industry-specific solutions -- including solutions for the Chemicals, Natural Resources, Energy and Utilities industries -- that enable industry standards and processes.

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.
Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.
Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.
Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture.
Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance.
Decisions often impact the team in which they reside.
Manages small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

It is our intention for our people to work where they live. However, in the context of our profession and serving our clients there may be times when you will need to travel.

+ Basic qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience in maintenance management or as part of a consulting practice focused on maintenance, reliability and operational excellence
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience in Resources industry
  • BS in engineering or equivalent experience
  • MBA preferred

Preferred Skills
  • Deep expertise in Preventive Maintenance, Predictive Maintenance, RCM, FMEA, Key Performance Indicators (KPI), Inventory and Warehouse Management, CMMS and/or EAM
  • Background in Maintenance Management, MRO Inventory Management and/or Reliability Engineering
  • Experience with Meridium, EAM SI and RBMI
  • Experience in M&R best practices, root cause analysis, criticality analysis and lifecycle management
  • Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP) preferred
  • Working knowledge of common maintenance systems to include SAP PM, Oracle eAM, and IBM Maximo
  • Direct experience in Resources industry segments is essential
  • Value proposition formulation and proposal development
  • Proven ability to deliver management consulting projects with a focus on maintenance effectiveness
  • Ability to support business development efforts with specific emphasis on value proposition development and solution architecture
  • Demonstrated ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Experience driving large scale improvement programs within a maintenance organization
  • Program management and service delivery expertise to include resource planning, staffing, and status reporting
  • Customer relationship management and deep skills in expectation management

Professional Skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work as a team member or independently at client sites
  • Willing to travel to domestic and international locations


All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

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