Electrical Technician - New Milford, CT

Kimberly-Clark Corporation New Milford, CT
Electrical Technician - New Milford, CT

Job Description

Electrical Technician


Provides electrical technical support to the Plant regarding a specialized area of expertise - Troubleshoot equipment malfunctions and failures.


Follow all site and asset safety practices and procedures and must value working safely.

Must demonstrate proficiency in the following: Computer Troubleshooting; Digital Electronics; Distributed Control Systems; Electronic Testing; Process Controls (PID Loops); Process Measurement & Control; Programmable Logic Controllers; Electrical Preventive Maintenance; Uninterruptible Power Supply; Electrical Inspection and Motor Lubrication; Motor and Motor Controls; Variable Speed Drives, including AC & DC

Diagnosis and repair of electrical power and control systems and D.C. and A.C. variable speed drives.

Reading and using electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, logic diagrams (ISA), blue prints, and drawings as required to install and troubleshoot instrument and electrical systems.

Actively participates in failure analysis and equipment / systems troubleshooting.

Provide training to the operating personnel in routine maintenance.

Basic Qualifications:

* Candidate must be able to work on elevated work platforms, catwalks, scaffolding, etc. Enter and work in confined spaces.

* Must be able to work day shift with occasional overtime.

* Possess high degree of "people" skills and be able to effectively communicate with other team members on a daily basis.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Electrical related technical Associates Degree or equivalent electrical/electronic military MOS. Candidate must submit a transcript from an accredited school verifying completion of an Associate's Degree in Electromechanical Technology (electrical focus), Industrial Electricity, Instrumentation or equivalent degree. (For a military MOS, the candidate will need to provide a copy of DD Form 214)

* Experience in a manufacturing environment preferably high-speed.

* Programming Rockwell PLC, VFDrives and HMI software required: RSLogix5000, RSLogix 5, Review Factory Talk (Control Logix, GuardLogix, PLC5, PanelView, Networks: EtherNet, DH+, RIO, PowerFlex and other Rockwell drives)

Knowledge of SAP.

Kimberly-Clark and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 175 countries. Every day, 1.3 billion people - nearly a quarter of the world's population - trust K-C brands and the solutions they provide to enhance their health, hygiene, and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex, Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds No.1 or No. 2 share positions in more than 80 countries. With more than 140 years of history of innovation, we believe in recruiting the best people and empowering them do their best work. If fresh thinking and a passion to win inspire you, come Unleash Your Power at Kimberly-Clark.

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. Statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for this position

Kimberly-Clark is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

K-C requires that an employee have authorization to work in the country in which the role is based. In the event an applicant does not have current work authorization, K-C will determine, in its sole discretion, whether to sponsor an individual for work authorization. However, based on immigration requirements, not all roles are suitable for sponsorship.

This position is subject to drug and alcohol testing, including pre-employment testing.

Global VISA and Relocation Specifications:This role is available for local candidates already authorized to work in the role's country only. K-C will not provide relocation support for this role.

Primary LocationNew Milford Mill

Additional Locations

Worker TypeEmployee

Worker Sub-TypeRegular

Time TypeFull time