Electrical Engineer

Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Virginia
Salem, Virginia 24153
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    2nd Shift, Overtime
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We are looking for an experienced Electrical Engineer with a go-getter mentality who enjoys leading projects that contribute to producing a high quality product. The Electrical Engineer is an important member of the Plant Engineering team and will play a crucial role in achieving YTMV objectives for quality, safety, and productivity. This position is primarily responsible for managing larger-scale projects of existing manufacturing equipment and new machine installations.


  • Design, budget, schedule, implement, evaluate, and compile proper documentation for capital and other projects to modify existing equipment or for new machine installs
  • Develop and implement capital plans
  • Analyze equipment and cost of alternatives to create cost effective solutions
  • Maintain schedules and budgets, procure materials from vendors and oversee quotes
  • Supervise and inspect all installations to ensure equipment meets safety, quality and other required standards and specifications
  • Provide Maintenance Department with appropriate documentation and training on systems and assist with troubleshooting, repairs, and root cause analysis so equipment is maintained to proper operating specifications
  • Interact with Maintenance, Production, and other departments to arrive at the best designs and solutions
  • Prepare reports, updates, and engineering data related to studies and projects
  • Manages multiple project assignments
  • Manage all aspects of and lead large capital projects from concept to final release to production
  • Manages mid-level project assignment with limited supervision
  • Lead focus groups

    WHO WE ARE: At Yokohama, we have been dedicated to the advancement of tire design and development since day one of our founding in 1917. Since expanding to the United States in 1969, we’ve been an industry leader in tire technology and innovation across the globe. We're driven by our mission to foster a customer-centric culture, focused on delivering world-class products that satisfy the needs of a dynamic market, while maintaining our impact on the environment.

    WHAT WE DO: At Yokohama Tire Manufacturing Virginia (YTMV) we manufacture ultra-high performance, high performance, touring passenger, and light truck tires. We produce millions of tires annually for both the consumer and commercial divisions of Yokohama.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 3-5 years experience in the Electrical Engineering field
  • Strong written, oral communication, and computer skills required
  • Project management skills preferred
  • Ability to work as a team member in fast-paced environment
  • Superior organizational skills


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Overall Rating: 63/199
Median Salary: $99,070

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