Bridgestone Americas, Inc Electrical Engineer in Trenton, South Carolina
Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tire and rubber company.
Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries.
The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles. The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the world’s largest chain of automotive tire and service centers.
Guided by its One Team, One Planet message, the company is dedicated to achieving a positive environmental impact in all of the communities it calls home.
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, one of the world’s leading tire manufacturers, has an immediate job opportunity for an Electrical Engineer at the Aiken County Off Road Radial Tire Plant.
This position is responsible for overseeing the Power Distribution for the plant.
This position could also be responsible for the design, installation and continuous improvement of assigned machines and controls in order to maximize the safety, quality and operating efficiency of the plant. Strong project management and PLC programming skills are required. Experience with Allen-Bradley PLCs, drives and servos is desired. CAD experience is not required, but engineers are responsible for ensuring that drawings are correct and initiating changes when needed. This position is also responsible for maintenance technical support as needed. This position will also have some power distribution responsibility, some medium/high voltage experience is preferred.
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology or related technical degree
2+ years work experience
Work experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
Employee Type Regular Full-Time
Degree Preferred 4 Year Degree
Requisition ID 2018-132068
Posted Date 4/16/2018
Zip Code 29847
Functional Area Engineering
As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy of Bridgestone to consider for employment all individuals regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.