Share this Job

Maintenance Specialist (Electrical Specialist)

Date: Dec 27, 2017

Location: Topeka, KS, US

Company: Goodyear

Location: US-KS-TOPEKA-PLT-0133-2145    
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: Yes 

Maintenance Specialist Associate

Assist and Lead to ensure equipment complies with all safety, environmental and other regulatory compliances.  Track engineering maintenance expense and budgeting compliance.  Assist to ensure the proper design, installation, modification, and maintainability of new and existing plant equipment, buildings and facilities.  Assist engineering and maintenance to provide the necessary support to the production organization in order to promote the production of the highest quality product at the lowest possible cost.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform activities involving continuous improvement tools, analysis of product irregularities, recommending solutions and facilitating cost down initiatives related to improving product costs. These duties would include assisting in training and instruction of appropriate team members and day-to-day floor support.
  • Assist in identification of unacceptable performance through analysis and acquired technical knowledge of the product and process including waste and cost reduction.
  • Assist in and learn process for prepare cost estimates, financially justifying project, prepare budgets, review design, supervise installation and commissioning.
  • Assists in research of new equipment, systems, and processes to advance plant operations.
  • Gain understanding and assist to ensure safety, environmental and other regulatory compliances by working with appropriate associates on EHS issues, following the implementation of MSR's, and continually improving the communication across all relevant departments.
  • Participate in contractor management process and periodically audit contractor’s work to ensure that safe work practices and standard operating procedures are followed.



  • Bachelor degree in related field or relevant Technical Certification.
  • Minimum (2) two years’ experience working with multidisciplinary Engineering and Maintenance associates to achieve cost effective goals.
  • Ability to use appropriate computer-based technology.
  • Ability to understand electrical or mechanical diagrams.
  • Ability to understand electrical or mechanical diagrams.
  • Ability to interpret technical CAD drawings and schematics.
  • Ability to understand and interpret programming languages.
  • Knowledge of electrical control systems.
  • Ability to understand and modify modern safety control systems.
  • Ability to understand and troubleshoot machine problems.


Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 65,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 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

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
EEO is The Law - click here for more information 

Nearest Major Market: Topeka

Job Segment: Maintenance, Electrical, Engineer, CAD, Drafting, Manufacturing, Engineering

Find similar jobs: