DuPont Maintenance leader in Békés, Hungary

Maintenance leader (Job Number: PRO00008633)


DuPont Pioneer is the leading developer and supplier of advanced plant genetics to farmers worldwide.

Pioneer develops, produces and markets a full line of top-quality seeds, feed and forage additives, providing services to customers in nearly 70 countries.

The production site of Pioneer Hi-Bred Termelő és Szolgáltató Zrt. is looking for highly dedicated professional to strengthen the production team.

Location :

  • Szarvas, Hungary

Short description of this role:

Coordinate, lead and supervise the technical department, maintenance and project activities to ensure that technical functionality, reliability, capital management and technology innovation of the site. Support, control and maintain the MIQA system and the PSM safety program from technical side. Make suggestions to the optimal using of energy.



  • Direct and control the technical activities at the seed plant in order to assure the production of the appropriate quality and quantity of the seed. Responsible for the effective operation of the seed plant.

  • Responsible for the energetics of the plant.

  • Identifies electrical/mechanical needs and develops designs and recommendations.

  • Modifies existing systems as needed to improve plant. Collect bids, offers, evaluate, make competition and select the best. Make the necessary project management and safety documentation.

  • Responsible for the workers regarding to the achievement quality of work and safety provisions. Responsible for ensuring that general safety expectations are known, kept and followed. (Fire, accident prevention, health conservation, etc.).


  • College degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. Experience at automation is an advantage as well as relevant professional, seed processing experience.

  • Active verbal and written communication skills in English, German is an advantage.

  • Computer literacy (Office required, SAP is an advantage).

  • Ability to train/supervise temporary employees, being a strong team member.

Primary Location: EMEA-Hungary-Békés-Szarvas

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Associate's Degree/College Diploma (±13 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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