Electrical Equipment Specialist

Philip Morris USA

Macon, Georgia

2/6/2020 7:58:23 AM


Engineering Manufacturing Manufacturing



Philip Morris USA’s role is to responsibly and effectively develop, manufacture and market superior branded cigarettes and smokeless products for adult tobacco consumers.

We are currently seeking a highly qualified Technical Specialist to join our Electrical Technical Support and Training department at our manufacturing center in Richmond, VA. You will be responsible for providing maintenance technical support and training to manufacturing operations to meet business objectives.

Specific accountabilities include:

• Using specialized knowledge of machinery or processes to improve the performance of electrical maintenance personnel by providing formal and informal training, writing maintenance alerts, and developing specialized documentation.
• Applying broad machinery or process knowledge and technology to analyze and troubleshoot machinery problems in support of factory electrical maintenance personnel.
• Lead formal training classes to support manufacturing equipment
• Identifying and recommending spare parts lists for equipment, technical alternatives, and design improvements.
• Providing technical support to test plans and evaluations.
• Contributing to the development of project schedules, estimates, and resource plans.
• Participating in technical meetings with OEM’s to resolve problems or issues with machinery.
• Analyzing data for applying problem solving techniques to develop and implement improvements for methods, processes, products, systems, documentation and/or equipment.
• Providing technical support to Natural Work Teams and other problem-solving teams/initiatives.

Qualifications include:

• Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology or work experience in Technical field preferred.
• You have familiarity with Siemens S5 & S7 PLC and/or Allen Bradley PLC and/or Beckhoff PC controls.
• Minimum 5 years experience working with manufacturing maintenance and engineering.

• Minimum 5 years experience working with cigarette manufacturing or cigarette packing equipment preferred.
• Three to five years’ experience troubleshooting Siemens programmable logic controllers.
• Strong familiarity with computer equipment and applications such as spreadsheets, databases, word processors, and computerized maintenance management systems.
• Familiarity with common test, measurement and diagnostic equipment.
• Must be able to bend, crawl and climb to inspect equipment.
• You are able to handle demanding time constraints.

• You are able to work any shift assigned, weekends and holidays as needed.

Macon, GA - Georgia


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