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Electrical Engineer (AORR)
Ref No.: 17-25486
Location: Trenton, South Carolina
Overview
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.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical degree
2+ years work experience
Work experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
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More Information About the Job
Is Relocation Available?
Yes, nationwide

Is there a bonus structure?
10%

Are you open to sponsorship?
No

This position is:
Backfill

Is there a possibility to work remote?
No

Is there equity?
No

Are there flexible work hours?
No

Does this position have direct reports?
No

Who does this position report to?
Engineering Manager. This role requires someone who is very self-directed and self motivated. This role will extend other collaborative and innovative "thinkers " and team members, so it is not like working on an island, but this person needs to have a "plan " and "work the plan " based on his/her own directives and tasks. They will NOT be given tasks. This is ALOT of project management and trouble shooting. Must thrive in FAST PACED ENVIRONMENTS. Enjoying having a couple things going on in each phase of the project or problem solving.

What are the 3-4 non-negotiable requirements on this position?
Salary - a person with a min 2 years experience 1. Bachelors in Electrical Engineering - Technology Degree ACCEPTED ***Prior EE manufacturing experience, Hand's on PLC and control design 2. Project Management Intensive and managing a 4million dollar project 3. PLC Programming Experience 4. Allen Bradley/PLC Logic (will accept) 5. Trouble Shooting - pulling in team members to solve problems

What are the nice-to-have skills?
This position will also have some power distribution responsibly, some medium/high voltage experience is preferred. * Barcode reader technology experience *Power Systems experience *Auto Cad

What is exciting about this opportunity? Please use this section to describe team and company culture.
Bridgestone Corporation is the world's largest tire and rubber company. Bridgestone Aiken Plant OFF Road Radial (AORR) Tire Plant. Bridgestone (AORR) is one of the two Bridgestone plants in Aiken county, where both plants occupy over 1,000 acres off Exit 11, I-20. We are near the home of the Master's, Steeplechase, and near many lakes and beaches.