Electrical Engineer

KIMBERLY-CLARK   Jenks, OK   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on May 26, 2023

Kimberly-Clark and its well-known global brands are an indispensable part of life for people in more than 150 countries. Every day, 1.3 billion people - nearly a quarter of the world's population - trust K-C brands and the solutions they provide to enhance their health, hygiene, and well-being. With brands such as Kleenex, Scott, Huggies, Pull-Ups, Kotex, and Depend, Kimberly-Clark holds No.1 or No. 2 share positions in more than 80 countries. With a 135- year history of innovation, we believe in recruiting the best people and putting them in the right jobs so that they can do their best work. Currently, we are seeking an Electrical Engineer to support Family Care the Converting and Manufacturing operation in Jenks, OK.

Position Summary:

Electrical Engineers at Kimberly-Clark initiate design, develop, optimize, and problem solve manufacturing processes in a manner that meets safety and performance expectations. The Lead Electrical Engineer for this role will provide leadership and design, development, optimization and problem solving for tissue/towel converting. Candidates must have expertise across multiple technologies and will have a demonstrated ability to effectively execute specific project work direction from a broad range of customers. The incumbent reports to the Asset Optimization Engineering Team Leader or the Capital Project Team Leader and will provide asset optimization or project support in manufacturing or converting assets.  They receive direction in the form of general project objectives and day-to-day needs from the assets.


  • Lead single or multiple product or process improvement projects with a financial scope of up to $1 million from conception through commercialization.
  • Provide functional leadership and creativity in the initiation of design, development, and optimization of tissue and/or towel converting and manufacturing equipment and processes to meet unit objectives.
  • Develop knowledge and skills in leadership of the application of engineering principles, scientific analysis, and project management.
  • Carry out all job responsibilities in a safe manner. Develop equipment and processes that meet safety codes, policies and guidelines. Provide for the safety and well-being of operators, maintenance, and other personnel.
  • Identify complex technical issues and provide necessary solutions to eliminate root cause.
  • Assist in the development of others within the area of expertise.







  • Requires a minimum of a bachelor’s or advanced degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology degree from an accredited college or university.
  • For recent EE grads, requires a minimum of 1 internship in an industrial or manufacturing environment or some other engineering function
  • For more experienced EE’s, requires a minimum of 3 years of engineering experience in a variety of technical or operational assignments in a manufacturing environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Specific, in-depth technical knowledge and expertise in tissue manufacturing and converting
  • Up to 15 years of experience in a variety of plant and staff assignments, including maintenance and operations.
  • Experience with control systems, such as Rockwell PLC logic, HMI, and servo controllers.
  • Familiarity with machine startups.
  • Experience working with external technical service providers.


  • 401K company match
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Health/Dental/Vision insurance plan
  • One-time sign on hiring bonus