Run Plant Engineer - Slurry at DuPont

Expires in 11 days

Job Description

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The Slurry Run Plant Engineer will primarily be responsible for supporting Slurry batch chemical production. The Run Plant Engineer reports to the Slurry Area Manager.


  • Understands all applicable process technology, equipment and control technology. Works with Technical Advising, Quality Coordination Engineer and plant personnel to optimize operations, meet Business and plant goals. (Production, cost, quality).
  • Responsible for the application of Process Safety Management for the Slurry process.
  • Participates in advanced trouble shooting and coaches others to learn these skills.
  • Implements best practices in operations in order to optimize operations. Ensure Standard Operating Procedures and specific Operating Discipline requirements are in place
  • Performs appropriate Manage Production roles as determined by Plant / Business. Example: Operate Plant, Operating Discipline, Produce to Plan / Record Production, etc.
  • Understands and applies skills and knowledge in Statistical Process Control (SPC) technology, to maximize plant asset utilization and produce low cost, quality products.
  • Review Charts on daily basis
  • Accountable for Process Control Systems on their process
  • Respond to and document Out Of Control data points
  • Draft Corrective Action Plans for repeat situations
  • Initiates changes to Plant Operating procedures to ensure they are valid and up to date. Works with Technical Advisor in this respect.
  • Networks with other engineers on site and within the global business to leverage knowledge on plant operations Example: Production, Improvement, etc.
  • As required communicate technical information and issues to plant personnel, Technology or Expertise centers.
  • As required participates on and leads teams in his/her area of accountability
  • Owns, monitors, and tracks KPIs as required
  • Implement process improvements in support of reduction of variation, capacity and yield improvement
  • Monitor and improve raw material variability
  • Works with Quality Coordinator, TA and others as required to disposition non-conforming product
  • Work with LVM and R&D as needed for new product development and scale up.
  • Conduct and participates in RCA, FMEA, etc. as required


Job Qualification

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering or related field is required.
  • 2+ years of production engineering experience is preferred.
  • Previous experience with statistical process control (SPC) and analysis strongly preferred. Basic understanding of statistics required.
  • Experience with interpreting and dispositioning based on analytical results is a plus.
  • Previous experience with Lean Six Sigma or a certification is a plus.
  • Ability to prioritize and complete assigned work independently and within teams.
  • Previous knowledge of chemical safety protocols and PPE required.
  • Ability to work with people at all levels.
  • Excellent communication, analysis, troubleshooting and organizational skills.
  • Strong attention to detail to prevent and minimize errors.

Physical Requirements

  • Requires the ability to work in seated or standing positions for prolonged periods of time
  • Wear personal protective equipment as required.

Working Environment

  • QC Laboratory
  • General Office
  • Manufacturing plant
  • Computer Work, especially Microsoft Office products

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