The Clorox Company Senior Electrical and Controls Engineer in Kennesaw, Georgia
Make your mark
At Clorox, we build big brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, and have busy personal lives. And we’re all able to make a positive impact – at Clorox, in our communities, and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes. Make your mark and help us drive Good Growth – growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.
The Senior Electrical and Controls Engineer provides electrical, instrumentation and controls functional engineering leadership on Clorox Capital Project teams for medium to large size projects. This role may have 1-2 possible direct reports.
The role requires regular travel up to 60-70%
Leads EIC engineering efforts through all phases of capital projects – conceptual, feasibility, scope definition, cost estimates, functional requirements, system design, scheduling, procurement, construction, testing, commissioning, startup, and validation.
Demonstrates proficiency in developing and managing estimates, financial analysis, contracts, and purchase orders. Includes the use of Clorox Early Management principles and activities to deliver customer expectations with vertical and sustainable project execution.
Support system start-up and operational checkout on systems including configuration, wiring, calibration, and power testing. Provide hardware and software application support assistance to engineers and operations.
Provides significant contributions and technical leadership for major technology efforts in the organization, either as an individual or team member.
Utilize technical materials such as equipment manuals, system drawings, P&IDs, schematics and blue prints to troubleshoot and repair complex electrical/control systems. Interpret industry, regulatory, and company specifications and standards and apply to projects.
Implement capital building & equipment installations and to improve manufacturing competitive performance.
Works in a participative team based environment, using World Class Operations processes and principles, plans and leads the design and implementation of medium to large sized projects, programs, and manufacturing improvement projects that include the integration of outside technical resources.
Development of manufacturing equipment, processes, and procedures essential to line extensions, product improvements, and new product development.
Manage project scope, schedule, and finances to meet predetermined Clorox business objectives.
Provide technical analysis, project cost and schedule estimation, engineering effort forecasting, design recommendations, preparation of design and equipment specifications, design, review of design documents, development of construction sub-contract documents, and lead construction, commissioning, and start-up activities at plant facilities.
Key Skills, Abilities and Experience Required
BSEE Electrical Engineering is required
8 years of engineering experience
2 years of production/operational work is highly preferred
Position will require the candidate to be in manufacturing environment with rotating equipment, elevated surfaces, temperature variations etc.
Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position
Degree: MBA / MS
Working knowledge of ISA –S88, PackML and OMAC standards
Design Capability in Multiple Disciplines,
Demonstrated Ability to Lead Cross Functional Teams
Batch, continuous, and discrete manufacturing.
Strong technical skills related to electrical/instrumentation and controls.
Strong working knowledge of Allen Bradley hardware and software.
Working knowledge of NEC, ANSI, IEC, NEMA, NFPA
Working knowledge of industrial power and lighting applications; electrical safety; power distribution; and MCC, conduit and wiring
Working knowledge of data collection systems
Ability to develop, read and interpret P&IDs and electrical drawings
Engineering or operations experience with consumer packaged goods packaging equipment and systems preferred.
Manage outside engineering firms deliver project design details and to support project work.
Provide leadership and supervision to construction contractors and equipment vendors.
Manage spending to approved capital and expense budgets based on project estimates.
Effective interpersonal skills
Motivation & commitment to lead and direct others to exceptional results
Analytical & decision making skills that integrate technical and business factors
Effective communication skills in formal and informal settings using both written and verbal communication skills.
Planning and organizing skills to manage project priorities and coordinate other function activities and cross functional teams (i.e. – Electrical/Instrumentation/Controls, WCO, Quality, Capital Project Management, Safety/Health/Environmental, and Research and Development).
Adaptation & flexibility skills to recognize the need for change and to initiate the change process
Bachelor’s Degree, College Diploma, or Equivalent (Required)
More about Product Supply (PSO)
The Product Supply Organization (PSO) is an inclusive, diverse global community of leaders. Our team is responsible for sourcing, making and shipping some of the world’s most trusted household products. In our organization, safety is paramount and innovation a must. Join us if you want to keep growing professionally and make an impact in the lives of millions of homes.
More About Clorox
At Clorox (NYSE: CLX), we build brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, have busy personal lives and are all able to make a positive impact – at Clorox, in our communities and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes and workplaces. Make your mark and help us drive growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.
The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with 8,700 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2018 sales of $6.1 billion. In addition to our namesake bleach and cleaning products, we market some of the most trusted and recognized consumer and professional brands, including:
Brita® water-filtration products
Burt's Bees® natural personal care products
Fresh Step® cat litter
Glad® bags, wraps and containers
Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces
Liquid Plumr® clog removers
RenewLife® digestive health products
Rainbow Light®, Natural Vitality®, Neocell® and Stop Aging Now® dietary supplements
Clorox Healthcare® and CloroxPro™ Commercial Solutions®
More than 80% of our sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories.
Making a positive impact
Clorox is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, a community of global leaders committed to sustainability. We've been broadly recognized for our corporate responsibility efforts and included on CR Magazine's 2018 100 Best Corporate Citizens list, Barron's 2019 100 Most Sustainable Companies list, the Human Rights Campaign's 2018 Corporate Equality Index and the 2019 Bloomberg Gender Equality Index, among others.
We also support our communities, contributing about $20 million in combined cash grants, product donations and cause marketing in fiscal year 2018.
The Clorox Company and its subsidiaries is an EEO/AA/Protected Veteran/Disabled/LGBT employer.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled