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Sr. Electrical Engineer (1058)

Group Company:
  • Mitsubishi Chemical ALPOLIC

Mitsubishi Chemical Alpolic employees are part of a global network of companies, all with a long history of sustained brand recognition and successful, sustained growth. Employee safety and satisfaction are among our top
priorities.  Many of our current employees began with the company and remain with the company even today.  From machine operators to customer support and sales, Mitsubishi Chemical Alpolic believes the company’s success is shared by every team member regardless of their role.

Our foundation is based on the Japanese word “KAITEKI,” which, in its original concept, means moving forward in the sustainable development of society, people and the planet.  Simply put, we care about our people, our products and our customers.

  • Do you possess a BS Electrical Engineering Degree?
  • Do you have 7 to 10 years engineering experience?
  • Do you have 4 years of experience in a manufacturing environment?


If so, nice to meet you! Mitsubishi Chemical Group is seeking Sr. Electrical Engineer to join a team committed to excellence, continuous improvement and driving sustainable business results. Come be a part of this dynamic team!!

Who Are We...

Mitsubishi Chemical Group is the 5th largest chemical company in the world, is the world leader in the manufacture and supply of acrylic monomer, serving a broad base of downstream applications ranging from architectural and automotive coatings to acrylic sheet applications, to specialty moldings that serve a variety of industries such as electronics and health care.  Mitsubishi Chemical Group is the only producer that owns and operates all three technical routes to acrylic monomer to accommodate C2, C3, and C4 based feedstocks. Our talented people are the energy and driving force behind a dynamic business that supplies a range of growing sectors and geographic markets in EAME, The Americas and Asia.

What You Will Do...
  • Proficient with Programing Allen Bradley Control Logix PLC’s
  • Proficient with Programing Allen Bradley HMI’s (Panelview Plus, Studio)
  • Experience with Parker and AB AC drives
  • Experience running improvement projects
  • Proficient in AutoCad
  • Excellent communication and mathematical skills
  • Ability to use common hand and power tools
  • Experience Trouble Shooting manufacturing equipment
  • Work with a technician to analyze maintenance problems and equipment/parts failures
  • Design and propose upgrades to existing equipment
  • Develop and maintain current electrical drawings and new drawings for various projects
  • Work with or lead a team during repair, installation, and modification of new and existing equipment
  • Interface with equipment manufacturer representative
  • Supervise contractors when necessary
  • Must be able to maintain Forklift license as issued by Mitsubishi
  • Other duties as assigned by department manager


Work Environment and Physical Demands

  • Will require office work (AutoCad, drawing, design) and production floor work (trouble shooting problems, calibrations, programming)
  • Willing to work in a group of both engineers and technicians
  • Required to work occasional off hours to support production process and equipment trouble shooting.
  • Support 24/7 production
  • Must be able to wear personal protective equipment to include safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hearing protection, and additional PPE as required
  • Position requires use of an air purifying respirator which may affect some styles of facial hair
  • Candidate must be able to pass a respirator clearance physical
  • Correctable eyesight required
  • Must be comfortable working around moving equipment
  • Must be able to climb ladders and stairs
  • Frequent bending, stooping, kneeling, forward reaching, and twisting
  • Occasional squatting, crouching, and above shoulder reaching
  • Ability to stand for extended period
  • Dexterity manipulation required for use of hand tools and light equipment
  • Must be able to push/pull material using pallet jack
  • Frequent lifting up to 30 lbs., occasional lifting up of 50 lbs.
  • Moderate exposure to temperature change in non-climate-controlled environment with potential of working near heated processes


What You Will Have...
  • BS Electrical Engineering Degree, required
  • 7 to 10 years engineering experience
  • 4 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
What You Will Get…
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401(k) with a generous match and much more!


We are not accepting unsolicited resumes from 3rd party recruitment agencies, therefore we will not a pay a fee for resumes submitted.


Pay Transparency (complete highlighted sections)

The salary range for this position is $83,920 - $125,800. Factors such as scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate's work experience, education/training, job-related skills, internal peer equity, as well as market and business considerations may influence base pay offered. This salary will be subject to a geographic adjustment (according to a specific city and state), if an authorization is granted to work outside of the location listed in this posting.

EEO Statement

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation values diversity in the workplace, is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally recognized protected basis under applicable law.
Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or other applicable laws. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition.

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Chesapeake, VA
401 Volvo Parkway, Chesapeake, VA, USA, 23320
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