DuPont Production Engineer - Films Processing in Circleville, Ohio

Production Engineer - Films Processing (Job Number: 016793W-01)


DuPont’s Circleville, OH site currently has an opportunity for the right individual to join the team as a Production Engineer. This role will provide day-to-day technical support to Kapton® Films Processing operations. This broad area includes film slitting, stabilization, surface treatment, coating and lamination processes all of which enable enhanced functionality and customization for a diverse set of customer applications.

Kapton® is a dielectric film used in a wide variety of industrial, military and consumer electronic applications. Located about 30 miles south of Columbus, the Circleville site is a multi-business site. In addition to Kapton® film, the site also has units that manufacture Teflon® film, Tedlar® film and Vespel® resin.

This position will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Conducts work activities and demonstrates leadership behavior consistent with DuPont Core Values

  • Takes ownership of process performance metrics of safety, production rate, yield and uptime.

  • Serves as first response to area technical issues and assists in troubleshooting process or equipment issues. Leads teams in root cause analysis and problem solving.

  • Participates as part of a team to upgrade products and processes by designing and implementing capital and cost equipment upgrades, developing and executing test authorizations and improving control strategies.

  • Actively participates in strengthening PSM performance and compliance including leading PSM elements as needed.

  • Helps to train personnel and build technical capability of work teams.

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Successful candidate will need to be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation.


In order to be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering

  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification (can acquire while in role)

  • Manufacturing experience

  • Strong communication skills

The following are preferred:

  • Knowledge in operations including film winding, slitting, coating, lamination and surface treatment

  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects/tasks, adapt to changing conditions and balance a “big picture” focus with detailed execution.

  • Proven ability to diagnose and resolve complex process and production issues using multiple disciplined teams and data driven analysis.

Primary Location: NA-United States-Ohio-Circleville

Organization: Electronics & Communications

Schedule: Full-time

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

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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