DuPont Automation & Process Control Engineer in Antwerp, Belgium

Automation & Process Control Engineer (Job Number: AUT00001048)


In this position, the main target is to increase the productivity of our manufacturing assets and optimize costs of the plant through system improvements. In this role, you will:

  • Initiate and implement a ‘Best Practices’ MES-system, making use of available systems like SAP, GUPI, IP21, WINCC, ACSIS and creating links between the different systems, to reduce administrative work in manufacturing

  • Define the specifications for an MES system that significantly upgrades work productivity in production and select the best solution based on available technologies

  • Develop an implementation plan of the MES and linkage with existing systems, and lead the implementation

  • Drive step-change and continuous improvement in terms of digitization of plant processes

  • Use Data Analysis for Cost/Benefit projects for priority



  • You have a master’s degree in Computer Science, Biochemical/Chemical Engineering Electrical Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering

  • Project organizational skills are required, as well as proven ability to work within an industrial plant and cross-functional matrix organization

  • You demonstrate strong analytical skills as well as have the ability to interact effectively with all levels of employees and management

  • Experience in IT-systems like SAP and IP21 is a must

  • Advanced Excel skills are required

  • Knowledge of PLC-systems is a plus

  • You have strong interpersonal skills and possess the ability to work in team environment with differing backgrounds and experience levels

  • You are an accurate worker and independent worker

  • You can communicate professionally in both Dutch and English

Primary Location: EMEA-Belgium-Antwerp-Mechelen

Organization: Transportation & Advanced Polymers

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Master's Degree (±18 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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