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Electrical Controls Technician - 3rd Shift - Offering $5,000 Sign on Bonus!

Requisition ID 40900
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Engineering and Maintenance 
Posting Type DNI

Kerry is a global leader in taste & nutrition. Our manufacturing facilities produce and supply the world with over 15,000 different food, beverage, and pharmaceutical products throughout the world. With a commitment toward sustainability and reputation for innovation, a career with Kerry offers you the chance to change the way the world sees food and nutrition. A career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About Kerry

Kerry is the world's leading taste and nutrition company for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. Every day we partner with customers to create healthier, tastier and more sustainable products that are consumed by billions of people across the world. Our vision is to be our customers' most valued partner, creating a world of sustainable nutrition. A career with Kerry offers you an opportunity to shape the future of food while providing you opportunities to explore and grow in a truly global environment.

Where you'll work:

At our Clark, NJ facility, we are part of the Taste division. The Clark manufacturing facilities have 9 work centers with processing capabilities in Liquid Flavor Compounding, Dry Blending, Extractions, Distillations, Spray Dry, Emulsions, Essential Oils, Oleo Resins, Juice Blending.  As a team, we are proud to see our products on shelves in-stores. If you’re looking to build a career in manufacturing with a team and facility that values safety and quality, we might be the team for you.


This is a 3rd shift opening working from 10:30 pm – 6:30am Sunday evening – Friday morning!

What you'll do:

This position is offering a $5000 sign on bonus!


As an Electrical Controls Technician, you’re our go-to person for controls projects. When you’re on the job, you can expect:


  • A to-do list that includes projects like production, automation, programming, component troubleshooting, system calibrations.
  • The ability to understand complex wiring diagrams.
  • Perform quarterly system backups.
  • Safety to be our number one priority. You’ll learn our manufacturing standards and make sure that everyone leaves as they come to work each day.
  • A team you can rely on. We trust each other to show up every day, on time and to help each other when needed. 

What you'll need to be successful and safe:

MUST HAVE electrical controls experience and PLC background.

  • 3+ years of Industrial Maintenance with experience in all or some of the following including, but not limited to:
    • Advanced skills with 480V electrical including single and 3 phase motors
    • Ability to troubleshoot PLC’s
    • Process control instrumentation and mechanical power transmission
    • Previous experience with production level equipment
    • Knowledge of CMMS and SAP system 
    • High school diploma or GED is required; associated degree in relevant field preferred
    • Experience working in food/beverage is highly preferred but not required

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .

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