Electrical and Controls Specialist


Shreveport, LA, US

Division: BENTELER Steel/Tube 
Functional Area: Production 
Career Level: Professional 
Contract Type: Permanent/Full-time 
Weekly Working Hours: 40.00 
Required Languages: English 
Requisition ID: 40296 

Benefits: United States : 401(k) Match || United States : Dental || United States : Development || United States : Educational Assistance || United States : Flexible Work Schedules || United States : Health Savings Accounts || United States : Holidays || United States : Life & Disability || United States : Medical || United States : Training || United States : Vacation || United States : Vision || United States : Wealth Management Support 


At BENTELER, we make it possible. From promoting individual talents to international career prospects, or from generous opportunities for designing your career to personal development opportunities—at BENTELER, we always have answers to your questions about the future, based entirely on your personal needs. Diverse options that makes sure you can be anything and everything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


Core Responsibilities:

  • Active Leader for Environmental, Health & Safety actions, and policies.
  • Subject Matter Expert for all electrical systems and automation systems within the Finishing/Quench & Temper departments of the mill.
  • Mentors Technicians; ability to teach and train personnel.
  • Utilizes critical thinking and advanced troubleshooting techniques. Participates in Root Cause Analysis meetings to determine and rectify problematic issues in the process.
  • Analyzes data systems to identify opportunities for optimization and implements changes to increase productivity.
  • Participates in 5S, Lean MFG, and any other continuous improvement activities.
  • Active participant in developing and maintaining a culture of professionalism.
  • Follows all company rules, policies, and expectations and leads by example.
  • Performs any other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent certification required.
  • AA/AS or the equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience coordinating industrial electrical maintenance activities.
  • Strong leadership skills, (including sound judgment, aptitude for directing and motivating others, inductive and deductive reasoning abilities, problem solving skills, positive attitude, and results orientation).
  • SAP Maintenance module experience.
  • Seamless Pipe Mill experience preferred.
  • Strong Safety Awareness and experience.
  • SAP knowledge Preferred/Microsoft Office Suite Required.
  • Strong understanding of automation equipment, including PLC, HMI, VFDs and industrial networks.
  • In depth experience with data acquisition systems such as IBA to include configuration.


Your contact

Samantha Ann Metoyer 

BENTELER Human Resources

Phone: +1 318 216-4187 


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The BENTELER Group always has the answer. That’s because in each of our divisions and at every one of our sites, you can benefit from the size and diversity of an international corporation with around 23,000 colleagues in nearly 26 countries.

The same is true in our BENTELER Steel/Tube division. Here, we develop and produce custom, precision pipes for customers from energy production, automotive engineering, and other industrial sectors. In this division, we enable the unerring application of our products, from the concept up to process integration and thus to integration into our customers’ value chains. Along with that, our diverse fields of application make sure you can be and become anything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


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Nearest Major Market: Shreveport