Electrical Engineering Technologist

Date: Jul 16, 2024

Location: Rochester, NY, US, 14652

Company: Kodak

Role Overview


We are looking to hire an Electrical Engineering Technologist with a BT in Electrical Engineering Technology to join our Advanced Materials & Chemicals team in Rochester, NY. The position is in our Film Sensitizing Machine Operations located within Eastman Business Park in Rochester, NY. Our volumes are growing, and we need to expand our workforce. At this stage of our comeback, Kodak is truly a place where you can make a difference.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Support upgrade projects to replace existing Rockwell Automation PLC based control systems, Reliance Automax Machine Coordinated Drive Control Systems, and update our Automated Guided Vehicles including identifying system hardware and software architecture improvement opportunities.
• Provide technical support for the operation, maintenance and continuous improvement of manufacturing instrumentation and process control systems.
• Work closely with operations, process engineers, and maintenance to understand the business and user needs and priorities.
• Provide full life cycle support of control systems in our film sensitizing area, including developing requirements, programming support, commissioning, and ongoing hardware and software maintenance, from the control room to the field instrumentation.
• Work with maintenance to develop data driven reliability improvement opportunities, as well as troubleshoot system hardware, resolve software malfunctions and assist in system improvements and software upgrades.


Required Skills/Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering Technology.
• Communication skills: ability to interact with operator/mechanics/process engineers/staff/management
• Ability to complete work independently and through influence
• Ability to lead and participate on teams, including outside contractors
• Ability to configure, document, and troubleshoot control systems
• PLC programming experience desired


EOE Policy Statement:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.


Estimated Salary:  $75,000 - $100,000 

Experience Level:  0-5 Years 

Requisition ID: 568

Nearest Major Market: Rochester