United States, Cleveland, OH, Adhesive Technologies

PLC Technician 1st Shift

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

Do you dare to make an impact?

Competitive hourly rates plus $5000 sign on bonus 
Medical, dental, vision and life insurance that start on day 1
Paid vacation and holidays
Employee discount and referral programs
401k matching


  • Troubleshoot, read, and edit PLC logic
  • Read and evaluate electrical schematics
  • Troubleshoot using meters, laptop, schematics, and manuals
  • Motivated to continuous improvement in the process to maintain optimum operation conditions and plant productivity
  • Programming and installation of automation systems and interfacing with other factory control systems (PLC’s, HMI’s, robotics, drives and computers)
  • Modifications and improvements to automation equipment
  • Respond to emergency requests for immediate repairs.  Availability to be "on call" for designated days or hours.
  • Maintains specified records and logs of repairs, maintenance-related activities
  • Performs preventative maintenance procedures following established program



  • 2 years technical degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • 2 years’ experience in manufacturing environment preferred
  • Allen Bradley hardware and programming experience preferred, other PLC platforms are acceptable, and Auto Cad experience is preferred.
  • 1 year Fanuc robotics programming experience preferred
  • Proven understanding of electronics, computer, and automation technologies
  • Proven ability to read and interpret equipment repair and installation manuals, wiring schematics, and drawings
  • Proven electrical experience, including ability to run wire and troubleshoot electrical applications
  • Proven ability to use test and measuring equipment such as multimeter

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

JOB ID: 22031407
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067
Health, Disability & Life Insurance
Health, Disability & Life Insurance Vacation / Paid Time Off
Vacation / Paid Time Off 401k Matching
401k Matching Flexible Work Policy
Flexible Work Policy Performance Bonus Incentives
Performance Bonus Incentives Paid Parental Leave & Childcare Benefits
Paid Parental Leave & Childcare Benefits Wellness Programs
Wellness Programs Tuition Reimbursement & Student Loan Aid
Tuition Reimbursement & Student Loan Aid International Career Opportunities
International Career Opportunities Employee Recognition Programs
Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.