25 Jun, 2024

Production Engineer

  • Dupont
  • Marlborough, MA, USA
Production Engineer Biochemicals / Pharmaceuticals

Job Description

At DuPont, we are working on things that matter; whether it’s providing clean water to more than a billion people on the planet, producing materials that are essential in everyday technology devices from smartphones to electric vehicles, or protecting workers around the world. 


If you would like to be a part of a premier multi-industrial company that is delivering sustainable solutions that bring real purpose and value, of a company with collaborative spirit because it believes that we work best when we work together as a team and values the diversity of thought, then DuPont is the company for you!



Our purpose is to empower the world with essential innovations to thrive. We work on things that matter! 


Have the Opportunity to chart your own course, challenge yourself, and acquire new capabilities to build a rewarding and fulfilling career. We reward employees with competitive pay and incentives to recognize skills, competencies, and contributions to business results. 


Get to Experience a collaborative environment where teamwork is celebrated with flexibility that enhances balance and an inclusive atmosphere that is welcoming to all!


Get to know our Purpose and make it yours by bringing innovations to market that improve the world, share a commitment to sustainability that makes our planet better and give back to communities in which we work and live.



Production Engineer




DuPont Electronics and Industrial has an opening for a Production Engineer in our Semiconductor Technologies unit located in Marlborough, MA. E&I is a leading global supplier of enabling materials for applications such as consumer electronic devices, flat-panel displays and telecommunications. Semiconductor Technologies serves the integrated circuit fabrication industry with a wide range of technologies used by nearly all of the industry’s top semiconductor manufacturers.


Reporting to the manufacturing Production leader, the Production Engineer will work as a technical resource to coach and assist the operations team to optimize and improve Environmental, Health & Safety, production throughput, product quality, and reliability of supply. This position also acts as a technical resource for Operations personnel, applying technical skills to optimize plant operations, resolves plant problems and enables safe and efficient production of low cost, quality products. This role provides a technical resource to assist work teams on daily operations and process performance to run a low cost, on specification, reliable, optimized operation, thereby maximizing value to the business in a safe, environmentally friendly manner.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Understands all applicable process technology, equipment and process control technology. Works with Technical Advising role(s) and plant personnel to optimize operations to meet Business, Site and plant goals. (Environmental Health and Safety [EH&S], production, cost, quality, energy, reliability, etc.).

  • Provides leadership, expertise, diagnosis, and drives optimization in plant Raw Material Efficiency, which may include yield, waste generation, or other technology specific measures. Serves as the plant focal point for this key performance area.

  • Participates when required in advanced trouble shooting and Root Cause Investigation's and coaches others to learn these skills. Ensures findings are documented in Plant Operating Discipline for future usage.

  • Provides leadership, coaching and direction in the day to day decision making for the operating area of responsibility.

  • Networks with other engineers on site and within the business to leverage knowledge on plant operations. (i.e. Maximize Production, Improvement, Site Optimization, EH&S, Reliability, Research and Development (R&D), Engineering Sciences, etc.)

  • Ensures Operating Discipline requirements are met.

  • Supports and coaches plant roles in procedure usage, creation, reviews, updates and approvals when assigned.

  • Communicates technical information and issues to plant personnel, Technology or Expertise centers, as required.

  • Domestic relocation is available for this role.





  • Pursuing or hold a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Chemical Engineering from an ABET Accredited Program

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

  • Minimum 6 months of paid co-op or internship equivalent industrial experience in your engineering discipline/major

  • Maximum of 3 years industry full-time work experience

  • Legal right to work in the U.S. without restriction

  • Must be willing to be on call. Typical on call schedule occurs 24/7 and rotates every 5-6 weeks

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in a process-oriented manufacturing environment

  • EH&S Behavioral Based Performance skills

  • Strong Statistical Process Control Skills

  • Strong technical, teamwork and basic financial knowledge and skills



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