04 Jan, 2021

Automation and Process Control Engineer

  • Dupont
  • Circleville, OH, USA
Chartered Engineer,   Process Engineer   Chemicals

Job Description

Job Description

  • As a member of the Manufacturing Technology Leveraged team the engineer will provide strategic level automation and process control technical services to all E&I businesses in support of top line growth, asset effectiveness improvement programs and capital projects.
  • Apply engineering principles, industry standards, and knowledge to support the selection, development, implementation, commissioning and validation of the successful operation of process control applications and solutions.
  • Lead capital project teams to realize objectives of technical programs and projects involving automation and process control technology.
  • Provide direction to vendors and system integrators to ensure high quality deliverables.
  • Provide technical support for new project start-ups, test runs, and special procedures as needed.
  • The position typically requires 25% domestic travel.

The position will be based at one of the E&I manufacturing or engineering sites: such as Wilmington DE or Circleville OH. Other locations can be considered based on the candidate's qualifications and ability to travel.






Job Qualification



  • B.S. Engineering and +8 years of experience in developing and commissioning process control applications.
  • Demonstrated expertise in DCS/PLC architecture, configuration, and troubleshooting. 
  • Experience championing and implementing improvements in systems capabilities in a manufacturing plant environment.
  • Demonstrated success in managing and leading both long-term programs/projects as well as addressing short-term operational issues.
  • Fundamental understanding of Process Safety Management (PSM) systems and High Hazard Processes.
  • Experience with process safety standards and their application to chemical manufacturing facilities.
  • Understanding of the principles of operation, reliability, and performance characteristics of instrumentation, measurements, analyzers, and control valves.
  • Due to U.S. export control regulations, only U.S. citizens and Green Card holders can be considered for this position.

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