25 Jun, 2024

Production Engineer

  • Dupont
  • South Windsor NSW, Australia
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.




DuPont Water Solutions (DWS) is a billion-dollar water technology leader, focused on solving global challenges in water purification, conservation and reuse. DWS serves its thousands of customers in diverse industries through four major market segments, i.e. residential, commercial. Industrial, municipal and specialty using multiple technologies from its portfolio across major geographies of the world. As industrial growth is correlated to water scarcity and thus filtration needs, Asia and Pacific are our fastest growing geography. 

The possibilities that flow with water are abundant. We continuously pursue pioneering innovation and becoming leaders in water treatment, new methods of water purification, and specialty separation. We remain committed to collaboratively advancing the industry to grow a cleaner world together. Possibility flows with us.


We are seeking a skilled and experienced Production Engineer to join our team of production engineers.  As a Production Engineer, you will be responsible for troubleshooting day to day production issues, identifying opportunities for improvement, and working with our operators to streamline production processes.  

This role is essential in ensuring our success, as you will collaborate with capital and manufacturing engineers as well as plant management to enhance plant efficiency and product quality.  As a key member of our team, you will provide critical support in ensuring high-quality production throughput and safe machinery and plant operations. 




  • Monitoring quality control checks to ensure products and processes conform to established standards. 
  • Designing and implementing controls to optimise product yield and quality while increasing production efficiency
  • Recommending equipment and layout improvements, as well as refining production methods and material handling procedures
  • Making recommendations for cost-saving initiatives and innovative solutions.
  • Collaborating with production and maintenance staff on planning and operational matters related to production, quality, and safety
  • Generating reports as needed, evaluating various aspects of production and operational efficiency
  • Designing, engineering, and developing new components, products, plant, and equipment as required
  • Developing and testing product and process improvements, assessing results, and recommending changes to specifications or plans as necessary
  • Maintaining compliance with environmental, health, and safety standards, as well as good housekeeping practices
  • Adhering to the company's Code of Conduct and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and workplace safety policies
  • Performing any other work-related duties as requested by the department manager



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Chemical Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role, particularly within manufacturing or a similar industrial environment
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills; innovative thinking is a plus.
  • Strong organisational and project management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics.
  • Strong knowledge of regulatory requirements and workplace safety policies.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a team player



Get to know our Purpose and make it yours by bringing innovations to market and giving back to communities in which we work and live. Get to Experience a collaborative environment where teamwork is celebrated. Have the Opportunity to build a rewarding and fulfilling career.



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DuPont is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit our Accessibility Page for Contact Information.

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