Exide Technologies Process Engineer Technician in Manchester, Iowa


Engineering Technicians act as hands-on experts for assigned process/equipment throughout the facility.


  1. Develop, document, and maintain standards and specifications for plant processes, equipment, and operations.

  2. Effectively work with engineering, maintenance, and operations teams to keep plant processes running at optimal levels of:

  3. Quality

  4. Productivity

  5. Safety

  6. Work with operators, operations leaders, and engineering to develop, document, and implement continuous improvement ideas.

  7. Collect and analyze data to support and implement problem resolution.

  8. Do hands-on engineering tasks:

  9. Plant layout improvement ideas

  10. Equipment improvement ideas

  11. Process improvement ideas

  12. Process review and data collection

  13. Develop tables, graphs

  14. Do minor engineering calculations and estimates

  15. Do plant level project management

  16. Submit weekly and monthly reports and updates on assigned areas to keep operations and management teams informed.

  17. Accomplish assigned tasks autonomously.


Two year technical degree in suitable field plus five ( 5) years of manufacturing experience are required.

Physical demands include hearing, speaking, seeing, writing, standing, sitting, walking, bending, grasping, pulling, pushing, twisting, lifting up to 50 pounds, and repetitive use of hands.

Work Environment

Normal office environment as well as exposure to lead, fumes, noise, dirt, hazards, chemicals, extreme heat, extreme cold in the plant.

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 2018-2195

Category Manufacturing - Operations and Maintenance

Position Type Regular Full-Time