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Continental Electrical Engineer in Mt. Vernon, Illinois

Electrical Engineer

Mt. Vernon, IL

160267BR

Job Description

THE COMPANY

Continental Tire has been around for nearly 150 years, we’ve been changing the way the world moves while making it more safe, smart, sustainable and accessible to all. Our Mt. Vernon, IL location is seeking a highly self-motivated and passionate Electrical Engineer to join our Engineering & Maintenance group. The ideal candidate has strong troubleshooting and excellent electrical skills, is dependable and accountable.

Are you ready to shape the future with us?

THE POSITION

Design, budget, procurement, installation, start-up of Electrical Projects in the plant. Provide assistance in troubleshooting problem equipment with Maintenance Department. Insure all drawings/prints are kept updated, all new equipment spare parts are set-up. Maintain plant interest in all projects for which outside or internal engineering in designing, procuring and starting up is required.

  1. Development of all plant projects in which equipment changes are made to achieve production.

  2. Support Maintenance in troubleshooting, repairing, replacing problem equipment.

  3. Review all capital projects for the area assigned to insure acceptability for production and financial justification.

  4. Arrange for adequate/proper production and maintenance training on all new equipment.

  5. Monitor all installation activity in area assigned.

  6. Responsible for all capital projects in assigned area to insure implementation is successful.

  7. Review all design packages (Electrical, Electronics, Power Distribution) bid documents to insure accuracy prior to installation.

  8. Write appropriation requests for all necessary capital replacement equipment and new capital equipment in assigned area.

  9. Assist Planner in acquiring spare parts for all new and obsolete equipment.

WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY

· Immediate Benefits

· Paid Time Off

· Tuition & Employee Discounts

· Annual Bonus

· Employer 401(k) Match

· And more benefits that come with working for a global industry leader!

Job Requirements

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent field.

· Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

· Continental is not able to pay relocation expenses for this opportunity.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

· 5+ years of previous manufacturing facility experience preferred.

· PLC knowledge and experience preferred.

Job Type

Professional

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About Continental

The Tire division is known for maximizing safety through short braking distances and excellent grip as well as reducing fuel consumption by minimizing rolling resistance. Tires are the vehicle’s only link with the road. They transmit all forces onto the road. It is the tire technology that determines whether a vehicle is able to stop in time and stay in the correct lane during cornering maneuvers.

Job Category

Engineering, Manufacturing Operations and Production

Country

United States

Division

Tires

EEO Statement

EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Continental complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply. To be considered, you must apply for a specific position for which Continental has a current posted job opening. Qualifying applications will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which you apply. If you would like to be considered for additional or future job openings, we encourage you to reapply for other opportunities as they become available. Further, Continental provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to Careers@conti-na.com or contact US Recruiting at 248.209.4000.

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