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Electrical Engineering Specialist


Clarksdale, MS, US

Company:  Goodyear

Cooper Tire, A Goodyear company offers an entirely unique work experience because no matter what your title is, you’ll play a part in contributing to the development, manufacturing and marketing of some of the most innovative tire products in the world. Cooper is a fun and exciting place to work, and we easily stand apart from our competition. We’re constantly on the lookout for motivated individuals who lead by example and inspire others to greatness. The opportunities are endless and the rewards rich for those who believe that job satisfaction and career success begin with a satisfied customer. Careers are a Journey…Come Ride with Us!


The Engineering Technician provides direct support to the Maintenance department in troubleshooting and repairing of plant wide equipment. This person will work closely with department managers and other plant personnel to implement changes and additions of plant machinery and equipment to improve efficiency, product quality, and reliability. In addition, they will upgrade their skill level to ensure proficiency on existing and new equipment as well as tour various plant facilities, attends seminars/training classes, reads technical publications, etc. to keep current with the latest developments and technologies in the industry.  The Engineering Technician is also responsible for coordinating electrical and / or mechanical requirements for engineering projects assigned by the Plant Engineer. 


Job Specific Duties:

  • Provides direct support to the Maintenance department in troubleshooting and repairing of plant wide equipment. 
  • Operates specialized testing and diagnostic equipment. 
  • Maintains instruction manuals, service records, and documentation of the same. 
  • Provides complete and accurate documentation of new installations and/or modifications to existing equipment. 
  • Assists in the design, revision, layout, and requisition of plant machinery and equipment. 
  • Observes installations to insure work is performed per procedures, on schedule and that proper safety regulations are adhered to. 
  • Verifies proper operation upon completion. 
  • Works with outside contractors, suppliers, and field service personnel on installing, repairing, or commissioning of plant machinery and equipment.


Shift: 2-2-3 work schedule on a night crew



  • Associates degree in Electrical Engineering Technology or related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of one year industrial work experience
  • Detail oriented with good interpersonal skills
  • Prior PLC experience
  • Industrial equipment troubleshooting skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering Technology or related field



Cooper Tire, recently acquired by Goodyear, is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual's race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
If you need reasonable accommodation to complete the online application, or any other part of the employment process, please contact the Goodyear Candidate Care Line at 330.796.4500.
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Nearest Major Market: Memphis

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