DuPont Maintenance Technician in Beloit, Wisconsin

Maintenance Technician (Job Number: 189347W-01)


We are looking for a talented individual to join our Beloit, WI manufacturing team in the position of Maintenance Technician. As part of the Maintenance team, as a Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for maintaining the mechanical and electrical equipment, and instrumentation across the site. This position involves working closely with our process technicians, engineers, and our contract partners to safely maximize reliability of the equipment and minimize production downtime.

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 Technician, you will report to the Maintenance Supervisor, and you will enjoy a fun, relaxed environment that allows you to work to your full potential!

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintain all plant equipment, such as valves, pumps, agitators, fans, conveyors, pipework etc. according to oral and written instructions

  • Safely complete all work orders with quality in mind and productive manner to achieve maintenance schedules and priorities

  • Assist in the implementations and improvement of effective preventive maintenance programs for all equipment, performing scheduled maintenance on facilities and production equipment as required.

  • Maintain typical utility systems (water, steam, chilled water, cooling tower water & related equipment, etc.)

  • Interpret isometric drawings, P&IDs, schematics and equipment drawings related to pumps, valves, agitators, motors, chillers, air compressors, boilers

  • Interpret instrument loop diagrams, electrical single line diagrams, and electrical schematics

  • Problem solve, root cause analysis, system design & construction

  • Data tracking & entry in SAP (labor hours, parts, detailed comments)

  • Maintain parts inventory and order all necessary maintenance materials

  • Plan maintenance work with operations, contractors, and other plant staff

  • Generate written procedures for routine maintenance tasks

  • Perform work indoors and occasionally outdoors

  • Model appropriate behavior for: Safety Health Environment/Project Safety Management and Ethics and Respect for People Core Values

This is a first shift opportunity (M-F 7am-3:30pm) but requires the ability to work weekends and on-call as we are a 24/7 facility.


The following are required:

  • HS Diploma/GED equivalent and at least five years of maintenance experience, OR A.A. in Industrial Maintenance Technology or related field of study and two years of related experience

  • Strong mechanical and electrical aptitude and troubleshooting skills

  • 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.)

The following are preferred:

  • Working knowledge of maintaining rotating and fixed equipment in an industrial environment

  • Knowledge of safety and environmental regulations

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

  • Ability to work flexible schedules including an on-call schedule, evenings and weekends as needed

DuPont Industrial Biosciences is a leader in the industrial biotechnology sector which develops innovative enzymes and bioproducts 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.

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: Entry Level

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