Exide Technologies Facility Engineer in Salina, Kansas


Responsible for site facilities engineering in a major manufacturing plant, including management/coordination of external engineering resources,(contractors and suppliers) preparation of bid packages, design reviews, project management and compliance with local/state/federal codes and regulations


  • This is a hands-on job. Person will be required to work on assigned projects to completion.

  • Provides facility support to the oxide, metals, pasting, assembly, formation and distribution center as required.

  • Analyzes engineering sketches, specifications, and related data and drawings to determine design factors.

  • Provides overall project management of new installations and upgrades of existing systems, including building and grounds using Capital Expenditure procedures.

  • Participate in original design and upgrades of control systems and operating process equipment such as pumps, HVAC, air compressors, cooling towers, emissions control equipment, etc.

  • Provide basic internal engineering for electrical, pneumatic and mechanical system applications.

  • Assist in the expedient repair of facility-wide failures and the effective maintenance of electrical, chillers, boilers, roofing, fire suppression systems, plant alarm systems and compressed air equipment to prevent failure and minimize downtime.

  • Ensures all work is done safely, on time, with high quality results, cost effective and in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practices.

  • Prepares interim and completion project reports

  • Uses computer assisted design/drafting equipment and software to develop designs.

  • Comply with all local, state, and Federal OSHA, EPA, and employment laws.

  • Perform other work as assigned by the supervisor or management personnel.


  • B.S. in a technical discipline from a four year college or university.

  • Minimum of three years directly related Facilities Engineering experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Experience with contractual related project/work environment in providing engineering support to electrical and mechanical contractors.

  • Demonstrate the ability to manage multiple priorities with pressure deadlines.

  • Proficiency in MS Office and CAD software

  • Willingness to participate in a team-oriented environment.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.


EEO Statement

Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Exide

Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the transportation and industrial markets. Exide’s 130 years of technology innovation combined with operations in more than 80 countries enables the company to deliver compelling solutions for the world’s current and future power needs. Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products, serving the Transportation, Industrial Network Power and Motive Power market segments with battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for a broad range of industries including: agricultural, automotive, electric, light and heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, powersport, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others. Exide is Powering the World Forward - history and scale combined with a start-up mentality make Exide the right choice for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier.

Requisition ID 2018-1965

Category Engineering

Position Type Regular Full-Time