Electrical Maintenance Technician

Kimberly-Clark Corporation Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 1 month ago

Electrical Maintenance Technician

Job Description


  • Actively participate in a High Performance Work Team environment, sharing knowledge and skills with all other team members.

  • Supports the planning and execution of daily/weekly/and shutdown activities.

  • Actively participates in failure analysis and equipment / systems troubleshooting.

  • Identifies patterns of failures and ways to design out failures.

  • Provide routine maintenance training to team members.

  • Participates in cost effective decision making, for example, labor, parts, materials.

  • Actively participates in the design, implementation and upgrade of all reliability programs.

  • Identify and maintain critical spare inventory levels, working with stores.

  • Participates in shutdown planning and two-week planning processes, including work and parts preparation.

  • Set up and operate all types of mechanical tools which could include general machinists' tools, alignment devices.

  • Read blue prints and related technical literature as required. Fabricate jobs from blue prints and sketches.

  • Learn window-based computer systems and Kimberly Clark specific systems such as SAP, TALCM and DTR.

  • Be willing and have the mechanical aptitude to lead and execute repairs on high speed rotating equipment.

  • To work with and on occasion, lead others (operators, crafts, contractors, suppliers).

  • To be proficient in the assembly, disassembly and installation of mechanical systems and components commonly found on high speed rotating equipment.

  • To be proficient in the safe execution of rigging and large equipment transportation.

Schedule: 1st shift which will be either 6:00am-2:00pm or 7:00am-3:00pm and shift work as needed

Pay: $32.71/hr

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalency

  • Must be able to work occasional overtime including nights, holidays, weekends / could also be required to work 8 - 12 hour rotating shifts

  • Read and write basic English

  • Basic computer skills: MS Word, Excel, Outlook

  • Candidate must be able to work on elevated work platforms, catwalks, scaffolding, etc. and enter confined spaces

  • Candidate must meet and maintain medical qualifications required by the job.

  • Must follow all site and asset safety practices and procedures and must value working safely.

  • Good problem solving and decision making skills

  • Ability to work safe in a multi-functional team environment

  • Able to handle multiple priorities

  • Solid team player interested in helping others

  • Motivated self-starter

  • Must understand predictive/preventative maintenance concepts and demonstrate willingness to learn and continue education

At least one of the following is required:

  • Related two year technical degree

  • Completed Apprenticeship

  • Equivalent military MOS

  • Minimum 5 years trade/work experience in a related manufacturing field or equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 30 months work experience in a manufacturing field or equivalent

  • Experience with high speed manufacturing and converting equipment

  • Knowledge of SAP

  • Programming Rockwell PLC, VFDrives and HMI software required: RSLogix5000, RSLogix 5, Review Factory Talk (Control Logix, GuardLogix, PLC5, PanelView, Networks: EtherNet, DH+, RIO, PowerFlex and other Rockwell drives)

  • In addition to PLC knowledge, specific trade experience in general electrical maintenance, instrumentation, DCS, and low to medium voltage electrical work experience are desirable.

Kimberly-Clark and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 175 countries. Every day, 1.3 billion people - nearly a quarter of the world's population - trust K-C brands and the solutions they provide to enhance their health, hygiene, and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex, Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds No.1 or No. 2 share positions in more than 80 countries. With more than 140 years of history of innovation, we believe in recruiting the best people and empowering them do their best work. If fresh thinking and a passion to win inspire you, come Unleash Your Power at Kimberly-Clark.

The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. Statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for this position

Kimberly-Clark is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


K-C requires that an employee have authorization to work in the country in which the role is based. In the event an applicant does not have current work authorization, K-C will determine, in its sole discretion, whether to sponsor an individual for work authorization. However, based on immigration requirements, not all roles are suitable for sponsorship.

This position is subject to drug and alcohol testing, including pre-employment testing.

Global VISA and Relocation Specifications:

This role is available for local candidates already authorized to work in the role's country only. K-C will not provide relocation support for this role.

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