United States, Cleveland, OH, Adhesive Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technician

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of over 47.000 pioneers around the globe. Our teams at Henkel Adhesive Technologies help to transform entire industries and provide our customers with a competitive advantage through adhesives, sealants and functional coatings. With our trusted brands, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

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  • Executes the operational plan of an engineering task based on engineering designs and work specifications.
  • Utilize knowledge to troubleshoot electrical applications and implement solutions.
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot PLC systems and related electrical components to maintain day-to-day operations. 
  • Read and update electrical drawings.
  • Perform diagnostics to identify root causes of PLC malfunctions, implement corrective actions, and maintain accurate records of PLC programs, configurations, and maintenance activities.
  • Integrate existing automation equipment with new control systems (PLC’s, HMI’s, Robotics, Drives, Servos, and Computers) • Assist in the design, programming, and commissioning of automation projects according to engineering specifications and operational requirements.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and standards while working with electrical and PLC systems.
  • Respond to emergency requests for immediate repairs. Availability to be "on call" as needed.
  • Direct report to the Engineering department with a high emphasis on being a cooperative and collaborative team player with Maintenance, working with multiple teams and multiple layers of leadership.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • 2 or 4 year technical degree or equivalent experience.
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience in manufacturing environment.
  • Proven understanding of electronics, computer, and automation technologies.
  • Experience with Allen-Bradley hardware and software programming, AutoCad, safety control systems, and Fanuc robotics programming are preferred.

The salary for this role is $35.00 - $40.00. This is the range that we in good faith anticipate relying on when setting wages for this position.  We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range.  This salary range may also be modified in the future.

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JOB ID: 24066587
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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