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Eastman is a global specialty chemical company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With a portfolio of specialty businesses, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. Its market-driven approaches take advantage of world-class technology platforms and leading positions in attractive end-markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. Eastman focuses on creating consistent, superior value for all stakeholders. As a globally diverse company, Eastman serves customers in approximately 100 countries and had 2015 revenues of approximately $9.6 billion. The company is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA and employs approximately 15,000 people around the world.



  • Safely perform general electrical and instrumentation tasks, including repairs, modifications, troubleshooting, calibrations and inspections
  • Maintaining or repairing equipment such as plant lighting, PLC’s, transformers, control valves, and instrumentation associated with plant equipment
  • Perform tests, calibrations and repair/replace components as part of troubleshooting equipment operational problems
  • Ability to read schematics, P&ID’s and equipment manuals for complex equipment and machinery
  • Installing wiring, conduit, electric motors, camera systems, electronic instruments, and PLC’s within guidelines of the NEC and NFPA-70E
  • Disassemble, inspect, troubleshoot and repair equipment or perform preventative maintenance on motor control centers and substation distribution equipment
  • Thoroughly perform all ISO related calibrations and related documentation
  • Perform other advanced tasks involving Thermography, Interlock Testing, and PLC’s
  • Perform a wide variety of predictive and preventative maintenance tasks
  • Use of SAP Plant Maintenance Module for accessing and documenting maintenance work and ordering parts
  • Write, review and follow all standard operating and maintenance procedures and job plans
  • Understand, troubleshoot and resolve maintenance issues utilizing technical skills, equipment, and information such as drawings and manuals
  • Review and follow all safety rules, procedures and practices for the safety of themselves, other employees and contractors
  • Actively participate in all plant related Health, Safety, Environmental and Security training, policies and programs



  • HS Diploma or equivalent required
  • MA Licensed Electrician required
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience performing electrical, instrumentation and/or HVAC in industrial field is desired
  • Experience with low and medium voltage Power Distribution equipment is a plus
  • Knowledge of PLC programming and DCS systems is a plus
  • Strong aptitude for trouble-shooting and problem solving
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate well with others is required
  • A strong commitment to working safely and to the safety of others

Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Eastman is  committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.

Nearest Major Market: Springfield MA

Job Segment: Electrical, Electrician, Instrumentation, Industrial, ERP, Engineering, Manufacturing, Technology

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