United States, St. Louis, MO, Laundry & Home Care

Electrical Controls Technician - copy


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • Electrical Controls Technician provides leadership/direction to crew members to optimize planning, scheduling and completion of electrical activities & project execution to improve operations reliability results.
  • Successful candidate will demonstrate expertise in Wonderware, PLC & Allen Bradley hardware & software systems to assist in troubleshooting/improvement efforts.
  • Safety is a fundamental aspect of the role and is part of everyone’s responsibility.
  • Excellent communication skills, including leading effective meetings, training & conveying proper skills/ techniques to others, & effective reinforcement of appropriate work/quality standards with on topics such as safety, quality and housekeeping.
  • Troubleshoot/repair electrical instrumentation, control system hardware & software.
  • Analyze and determine proper corrective action to resolve electrical problems.
  • Expand existing plant electrical service in complete accordance with the latest edition of National Electrical Code. 


  • Minimum five years satisfactory experience in industrial-type electrical maintenance work or equivalent amount of technical schooling and experience.
  • Must achieve acceptable scores on Validated Assessments. Basic capabilities in the use of test equipment, excellent verbal & written communication skills.
  • Read/interpret electrical schematics.
  • Must have experience with 120V, 240V, and 440V power distribution systems.
  • Demonstrate leadership skills (communications, teamwork, problem solving, decision making)
  • Able to wear a respirator and other PPE as required; must pass pulmonary function test.
  • Corrective vision/be able to pass the fork truck/elevator-platform lifts certification test.
  • Programming/troubleshooting knowledge of Allen Bradley programmable controllers.
  • Programming knowledge of Wonderware systems Knowledge of equipment up to 480 volts 3 phase, experience with 4-20 ma instrument circuits, able to bend and hang conduit Shifts 11:00P – 7:00A or 3:00P-12:00A 

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral.  At Henkel’s request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: req5635
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067


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