Plant E&IC Engineer

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Date: Jan 21, 2023

Location: Adrian, MI, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG



WACKER SILICONES is one of the world’s biggest silicone manufacturers with silicone-based system solutions and over 3,000 different products.
At our Adrian site, we are currently looking for a ​Plant E&IC Engineer​ to be a part of our growing team.



Job Responsibilities


The Plant E&IC Engineer supports daily production and maintenance activies including troubleshooting, maintenance reliability, optimization, data collection, programming and safety analysis


  • Responsible for creating and overseeing maintenance and capital projects which support the plant. This support will include planning, monitoring and controlling of various project tasks. The Plant E&IC Engineer will work and guide external engineering and construction contractors to fulfill and comply with all project and work related tasks.
  • Collaborates with safety, quality assurance, and production leaders to ensure all local, state and federal regulations are met.
  • Requires working on a multi-discipline team with clear, open and great communication along with excellent team player skills.
  • This position is based at the Adrian MI location supporting the Silicones Division. This role is not eligible for remote work.
  • Due to 24/7 plant operations and project scheduling this position will be asked to support this plant, by way or after hour phone calls or PLC logins on weekends and holidays. There may be non-standard work schedules required from time to time.
  • This position can require domestic and international travel at times depending on project assignments.



  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum 5 Years of Experience in Related Field
  • E&IC Plant Engineering with experience working with 480VAC/120VAC/24VDC feeds and controls
  • Experience with Rockwell PLCs, VFDs and controls
  • Experience with electrical design and troubleshooting skills  
  • Experience with Project Management


Life at Wacker
Wacker is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that our individual differences are our collective strength. We encourage our employees to be their authentic selves and desire team members that share these interests. You will be valued for your contributions and perspectives as we continue to grow together. Your career is important to us, and we want to foster a mutually beneficial relationship where you feel heard, understood, and fulfilled. We consider our employees’ overall health and satisfaction when creating a benefits package. Below are some of the additional incentives our employees enjoy.

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance effective Day 1
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Time Off in addition to personal days and holidays
  • Support for Community Involvement
  • Bonus Plans





WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!


We are looking forward to your online application at
Reference Code: 23387 



The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Adrian
Nearest Secondary Market: Ann Arbor