Automation/Electrical Engineer (Experienced Level Professional)

Offer published on 19 09 2023
Location :
SANDY SPRINGS, SC, United States of America
Sector :
Process Design & Development
Contract type :

Open positions

Automation/Electrical Engineer (Experienced Level Professional)

Michelin is hiring!

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This opportunity is at our US2 Plant in Anderson, SC, a vibrant growing city less than an hour from Greenville and about 10 miles from Clemson University. As the largest rubber manufacturing plant in the world with 800+ employees, our plant produces rubber, metallic and textile tissues, as well as other technologies for all types and sizes of tires, including passenger car, light and heavy truck, mining and aircraft tires. Every single Michelin tire manufactured in North America contains a product manufactured at our Anderson plant! Our campus features amenities including a cafeteria, company gym, credit union, and health center. We are driven to inspire our team to achieve both long-term career and personal goals. Family, teamwork, and commitment to our customers are at the center of our culture. Come join our team today! 


Leads projects from design to commissioning in a rubber manufacturing plant.

Main assignment in the 3 years horizon:

Robotics cell design and integration for several palletizing and de-palletizing applications.

Key skills needed:

Automation, innovation, adaptability, resilience, teamwork


  • Designs the machinery for the electrical and automation portion: architecture, network, technologies…
  • Develop electrical diagrams
  • Develop automation programs
  • Defines requests for quotes, selects best vendors
  • Tracks manufacturing
  • Debugs programs on simulator (when applicable)
  • Supervises electrical installation contractors, updates diagram as needed
  • Performs I/O tests
  • Tests, debugs and validates machine programs
  • Supervises drafters and automation contractors (when applicable)
  • Leads capital investment projects for the engineering portion
  • Coordinates engineering resources (often international team): mechanical, electrical, IT
  • Provides cost estimate during the design phase
  • Tracks and re-forecasts costs once project is approved
  • Tracks and resolves non conforms during the different project phase
  • Documents lessons learned through the project


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical/Automation Engineering
  • Electrical design: SEE electrical
  • Automation programming:  RS Logix
  • Industrial equipment design and installation
  • At least 5 years of Engineering and/or Maintenance Experience
  • Strong communication skills. Both written and verbal
  • Robot and vision system programing is a plus
  • Rubber manufacturing experience is a plus
  • Experience in an international environment is a plus



Inspire Motion for Life: Apply Today!

As the leading mobility company, we work with tires, around tires and beyond tires to enable Motion for Life. Dedicated to enhancing our clients’ mobility and sustainability, Michelin designs and distributes the most suitable tires, services and solutions for our customers’ needs. Michelin provides digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences. Bringing our expertise to new markets, we invest in high-technology materials, 3D printing and hydrogen, to serve a wide a variety of industries—from aerospace to biotech. Headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, Michelin North America has approximately 23,000 employees and operates 34 production facilities in the United States and Canada.

MICHELIN® tires have been ranked the #1 Tire Brand across major categories and segments by industry experts and consumers alike. For nearly three decades we’ve been recognized for our achievements in Customer Satisfaction, Performance, Durability, Technology and Innovation.

Michelin cares for the personal and professional development of its employees. We support career advancement through various options, which include: skill and career development, training, career exploration and work with cross-functional teams. We offer the possibility of a varied and fulfilling career path in an environment where unique contributions are valued.

Michelin offers 10 Business Resource Groups (BRGs) which are all-inclusive groups created and led by employees who have shared life experiences across various diversity dimensions. Each group supports business strategies and initiatives along with meeting the needs of members. The goal of each group is to help employees feel welcome and included, support employee engagement and encourage professional development. BRGs also provide cross-cultural support, career management resources and opportunities for community involvement.

Michelin provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit-based factors. Consistent with these obligations, Michelin also provides reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please contact us at

This position is not available for immigration sponsorship.

Get in the driver’s seat and be on your way to a meaningful professional journey!