DuPont Technical Service Manager- Grain Processing (Midwest Region) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Technical Service Manager- Grain Processing (Midwest Region) (Job Number: 198870W-01)


That's the opportunity you'll find here. At DuPont Industrial Biosciences, we are changing the world and having fun doing it. From the foods we eat, to the energy we use, to the clothes we wear, and much more, we are utilizing the power and intelligence of nature to develop new products and processes that improve the quality of our lives.

DuPont Industrial Biosciences is a leader in three strategic areas: BioRefineries, BioActives and BioMaterials. We leverage our cutting-edge protein engineering expertise to develop sustainable solutions for the emerging bio-based economy. As one of the leading science companies in the world, DuPont Industrial Biosciences offers an informal, highly creative work setting, in which high team spirit, open communication, and environmental responsibility are considered company hallmarks.

DuPont offers an excellent benefits package that begins on your first day of employment. This includes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, 15 days of vacation, a variable bonus plan, and much more!

The responsibilities of this position include:

Providing technical service/support to the Fuel Ethanol (Wet Mill and Dry Grind) and Carbohydrate Processing (sweetener production) customers through:

  • Supporting and documentingproduct trials.

  • Assisting the customer with innew plant start.

  • Assisting the customer withoperational optimization and troubleshooting.

  • Providing customer training.

  • Assisting in the sales processthrough all of the above.

Coordinate sales and technical service activities with resources within the company by:

  • Providing documented trialresults, review, and reporting on existing and new products.

  • Assist with product performanceissues.

  • Review and report projectresults.

  • Interpret project data andprovide feedback.

Assist in product development projects by:

  • Assist in developing productperformance criteria.

  • Develop field scale trial plans.

  • Provide on-site trialassistance.

  • Report and interpret data.


Job Qualifications

The following are required:

  • B.Sc. in Engineering disciplines, Chemistry, Microbiology, Biochemistry, or a related field.

  • Industrial plant and/or laboratory experience, with a hands-on emphasis strongly preferred.

  • Experience with statistical analysis of large data-sets and reporting.

  • Good record-keeping skills and exceptional attention to detail.

  • Excellent written and oral communication abilities are required.

  • The successful candidate must be motivated and creative with strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills.

  • Desire to work in a multidisciplinary team and capability of working independently.

  • Self-starter with good organizational skills.

Primary Location: NA-United States-Iowa-Cedar Rapids

Organization: Industrial Biosciences

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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