DuPont Process Engineer – Clean Technologies Engineering (CTE) in Chesterfield, Missouri

Process Engineer – Clean Technologies Engineering (CTE) (Job Number: 015737W-03)


Brief Job Description:

Through its science-based Clean Technologies business, DuPont Industrial Biosciences offers focused solutions based on real-world experience. The company has dedicated itself to improvements in the areas of energy, environment, reliability and safety. DuPont resources deliver a broad range of clean and green services, products and technologies. Clean Technologies’ focus is on the licensing of technologies and sale of proprietary equipment into the oil refining, mining and fertilizer industrial segments.

An entry level Process Engineer is responsible for learning the basic process technologies, learning & using the design tools and executing process designs for assigned proposals & projects. The Process Engineer is expected to work with design supervision to carry out the design philosophy expressed in the customer’s specifications and Clean Technology Engineering (CTE) design standards. Process Engineer will work closely with their supervisors and other engineers on various projects or proposals. Attention to detail and quality work are required to provide designs that are competitive, reliable, and efficient.

Key Responsibilities

  • Complete the process engineering training classes. Progress on the process engineer training checklist.

  • Use basic design skills to support the design effort on projects or proposals.

  • Develop an understanding of CTE organization and project execution process. This includes a basic understanding of CTE’s Marketing and Project structures, product offerings and internal contacts.

  • Participate in the startup, demonstration, and troubleshooting of new or modified plants to develop a personal background of plant operating experience.

  • Develop a sound understanding of safe operating practices within a plant.

  • Develop an understanding of environmental regulation within a plant.

  • Work with their supervisor to review engineering design documents and vendor data.

  • Assist in the preparation of process design packages and other proposals.

  • Develop an understanding of typical PFD’s and P&ID’s for various processes. A Process Engineer should be able to prepare basic process diagrams and heat & materials balances.

  • Develop good filing practices for the process calculations and correspondence.

  • Attend appropriate technical conferences and/or training as assigned.


Key Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • A minimum of a 4-year BS Chemical Engineering degree with 0-2 years of experience.

  • Knowledge of a process simulator (Aspen Plus, HYSYS, etc.) and MS Office products is required.

  • Demonstrated leadership and communication skills.

  • Strong organization skills.

  • Flexibility and interest in world-wide travel.

  • Demonstration of working well within a team atmosphere.

  • EIT Certification, preferred.

Additional Information

  • Occasional (10%) world-wide travel is expected. Some trips may be of extended duration. This will increase in future years.

Primary Location: NA-United States-Missouri-Chesterfield

Organization: Industrial Biosciences

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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