DuPont Process Engineer in New Century, Kansas
Process Engineer (Job Number: 195502W-01)
Provides process, materials, and/or equipment engineering technical expertise in a technology
area to manufacturing operations to maintain production performance or restore process capability
when the product or standard process is no longer stable, predictable or in control.
Participates as part of a team to upgrade products and processes by implementing modifications
ranging from incremental daily improvements to technology game changes.
Develops improved process instrumentation and control strategies, process safety, yields, capacity
and uptime performance.
Helps to train personnel and build in the manufacturing line organization to maintain and enhance
Serves as first response to plant technical issues and assists in trouble shooting process or
Implements Best Practices for manufacturing • process.
Lead multiple site minor projects this includes leading a project team, plan projects and establish the criteria by which project success will be measured. The successful candidate will be responsible for establishing project inspection criteria, coordinating the review of project designs and ensuring the proper implementation of project elements. If you are a detail-oriented professional
Learns the operating process(es) to which assigned
Learns the technology of the process(es) to which assigned
Provides technical oversight of day – to – day operations
Assists Operations and Maintenance with troubleshooting, root cause analysis and problem solving
Works with Operations to improve safety, yield, and uptime
Recognizes when process is not in control, and understands the steps needed to address.
Identifies and implements solutions to manufacturing issues related to technology
Assists in Operator & Mechanic Training
Leads Technology Elements of PSM (Process Technology, PHA, Management of Change-Technology)
Leads MT and productivity related improvements for the unit(s)
Collaborate with the Senior Engineers to create more efficient methods and maintain profitability
Develop the specifications for all equipment that is required for each project
Create the framework used to develop and monitor project metrics and manage the collection of project data
Formulate realistic parameters for each project, including design elements and implementation procedures
Establish the methods by which all field tests are administered and develop various ways to monitor the quality of those tests
A Bachelor's degree required; Engineering or related fieldMinimum of three to five years of working experience within manufacturing (food manufacturing preferred)
Auto CAD experience preferred
MS Office experience, Excel, Project Management
Six Sigma Green Belt Certification (acquired on the job)
Knowledge of process development & process equipment design
Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills
Strong writing and communication skills; including English communication
Strong planning and organizing skills
Ability to manage, analyze and present process data effectively to a global team.
Ability to be effective in a rapidly growing, dynamic & often changing business environment
Chemical Process Operations experience is preferred.
Primary Location: NA-United States-Kansas-New Century
Organization: Nutrition and Health
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Experienced
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