Industrial Maintenance Instrument/Electrical Technician
 Florence, KY



Celanese is a Fortune 500 global chemical innovation company that engineers and manufactures chemicals used in products essential to everyday living. Headquartered in Dallas, TX, we employ over 7,700 dedicated people working between 43 facilities across 18 countries. We are committed to employee growth and creating shareholder value to ensure continued opportunities make a difference. Our company focuses on the safety of its employees, provides competitive compensation (including benefits starting day 1), and emphasizes giving back to the community. For more information about Celanese and our products please visit

The Industrial Maintenance Instrument/Electrical Technician is responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting, and/or repairing site instrument and electrical equipment while working safely, minimizing the cost of maintenance, and accomplishing repairs in a timely manner


  • Contributes to development of maintenance procedures used to improve equipment reliability, improve efficiency and control repair costs
  • Performs programming for all the extruders on site for 20 compounding lines)
  • Extruders in Zones A-D – operators will notate the performance of each extruders by shift or downtime – the Industrial Maintenance Instrument/Electrical Technician will review zone boards and takes the lead on any I&E issues to resolve.
  • Participates in training and development of Process Experts (Operators) and Reliability Experts (Mechanics) on daily routine PM (Preventative Maintenance) tasks
  • Reads and interprets drawings, engineering standards, specifications, and manuals to assure correct installation and repair
  • Attends all asset team SQRE meetings and determines actions
  • Works on projects for the site
  • Actively promotes a strong safety culture



  • Education: HS Diploma or GED
  • Licensed electrician and trained instrument technician
  • Master Electrician preferred
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in industrial instrument and/or electrical maintenance, including troubleshooting, test equipment and repair
  • Minimum 5 years of experience with both maintenance and safety practices applicable to industrial instrument and electrical equipment
  • Strong working knowledge of industrial instrumentation and electrical equipment
  • Ability to provide plant-wide maintenance coverage (on call) on a 24-hour basis
  • Experience reading and interpreting drawings, engineering standards, specifications, and manuals to assure correct installation and repair
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Basic computer skills (MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint)
  • Must be able to work at elevated heights with safety equipment
  • Must be able to climb ladders wear the appropriate PPE
  • Must be able to work in all-weather climates and corresponding temperature as the production area is not climate controlled


  • SAP experience
  • Root Cause Analysis experience
  • Demonstrated experience to work within a highly diverse, multi-disciplinary, multi-functional environment
  • Experience with Air Compressor systems
  • Experience with PLC's and Industrial Control Systems
  • Has craft certification or passing score on the following NCCER assessments:
  • Industrial Maintenance Electrical and Instrumentation Technician
  • Industrial Electrician
  • Instrumentation Technician
  • 5 years of experience with Safety Instrumented Systems