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Electrical Engineer


Clarksdale, MS, US

Company:  Goodyear

Requisition ID: 117304 
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 

Goodyear. More Driven.




About the Position


In the role of Engineer, you will assist the Engineering/Maintenance Departments in start-up of new and troubleshooting of existing manufacturing equipment.  You will be trained and learn how to properly adjust, troubleshoot and repair all automatic, electronic, and electrical systems in a heavy manufacturing environment as well as programming PLC logic, AC and DC Drives installation, replacement and setup and all manner of upper level electrical devices for control.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Learn and maintain a working knowledge of all equipment in the plant. Transfer that knowledge to hourly maintenance craftsmen to better enable them to repair/maintain plant equipment.  Assist the Engineering Department in the start-up and troubleshooting of new and revised equipment. Function as a resource to hourly craftsmen

  • Assist with revising, adapting, or redesigning components and/or systems that become obsolete. Assist with Installing, properly adjusting, troubleshooting and repairing all automatic, electronic and electrical systems.

  • Implement processes and methods that meet internal and external customer requirements.


Required Education and Experience


  • Bachelors’ degree in Engineering

  • Some experience in Engineering desired. 

  • Training provided for PLC's, AC / DC Variable speed drives, Electronic Test Equipment, Mechanical Devices and Calibration of electronic devices.

  • Functional knowledge of voltages through 480v. required, with working knowledge through 4,600v. desired


Desired Skills and Abilities


  • PC Skills

  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills

  • Self-motivated and willing to take initiatives with a positive attitude

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and strong interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work in a team environment




Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 74,000 people and manufactures its products in 57 facilities in 23 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

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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