DuPont Maintenance Reliability Engineer in Beloit, Wisconsin

Maintenance Reliability Engineer (Job Number: 014989W-01)


We are looking for a talented individual to join our Beloit, WI maintenance team in the position of Maintenance Reliability Engineer. As the Maintenance Reliability Engineer, you will be required to use your knowledge of engineering, equipment design, predictive and preventive maintenance practices, planning, and project execution to drive equipment reliability, maintainability, and availability. The objective is to support site goals by the development, execution, and analysis of maintenance plans for site equipment and facilities. This position involves working closely with our process technicians, engineers, and our contract partners to maximize reliability of the equipment and minimize production downtime to ensure maximization of enzyme manufacturing.

Our site is one of Beloit's premier employers and is recognized as a leading area manufacturer. We have a unique culture with a work hard, play hard philosophy. As a Maintenance Reliability Engineer, you will report to the Maintenance Manager, and enable the efficiency and effectiveness of 8 maintenance employees and supports a 24/7 process facility. At our Beloit site you will enjoy a fun, relaxed environment that allows you to work to your full potential!

Responsibilities include:

  • Identification, Design and Implementation of facility and equipment upgrades

  • Lead in the identification and resolution of recurring reliability issues

  • Lead in analyzing the Predictive Maintenance activities

  • MIQA Element Lead

  • Reliability and Maintainability input to Capital Team

  • Lead Capital improvement/replacement projects in Maintenance

  • FMEA of aging and new equipment

  • RCFA to identify and eliminate costly down-time causing defects.

  • Develop strategies and improvement programs to close reliability and knowledge gaps.

  • Lead multi-discipline reliability improvement teams.

  • Network with site, area, and corporate reliability resources to leverage learning Model appropriate behavior for; Safety Health Environment/Project Safety Management and Ethics and Respect for People Core Values.


We are looking for an effective, results-driven, self-directed and motivated team player who communicates in an open, honest manner. In addition, qualified candidates should possess the following:

  • University or Associates degree in Mechanical Engineering or relevant field and 3 to 5 years of demonstrated experience working safely in an Industrial Environment OR High school diploma and 7-10 years Maintenance Reliability experience

  • Basic understanding of reliability and maintenance principles

  • Experience in Utilities: Steam, Air, Refrigeration, Water

  • Working knowledge of MIQA, PSM,

  • Able to communicate well with all levels of the organization including technicians, engineers, contractors, SHE, and management

  • Able to plan prioritize and implement multiple concurrent projects

  • Results oriented. Self-motivated, able to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Ability to lead and uphold core values (Respect for People, SHE, Ethics, Environmental Stewardship)

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment, Build both technical and soft skills in work group

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience with MS Office suite (Excel, Word, etc.)

  • Knowledge of reliability and maintenance principles

  • Ability to do moderate to heavy stair climbing (including vertical ladders), along with the ability to work above floor surfaces (heights)

  • Ability to do moderate to heavy lifting (55 lbs)

DuPont Industrial Biosciences is a leader in the industrial biotechnology sector which develops innovative enzymes and bio-products to improve the performance and reduce the environmental impact of the cleaning, textiles, fuels and chemicals industries. We also develop and produce enzymes for the food, beverage and animal nutrition businesses. We leverage our cutting edge protein engineering and production expertise with worldwide manufacturing capability to develop sustainable solutions for the emerging bio-based economy.

Our benefit package becomes effective on the first day of employment. This includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, vacation, holiday and a bonus plan. Pre-employment drug screen and physical required.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer for disabled and protected Veterans


Primary Location: NA-United States-Wisconsin-Beloit

Organization: Industrial Biosciences

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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