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

Technical Service Manager – Grain Processing (Midwest Region) (Job Number: 199410W-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 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!

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.

We are looking for an exceptional Technical Services Account Manager – Grain Processing to be responsible for the following tasks:

Providing technical service/support to the Fuel Ethanol and Carbohydrate Processing customers through:

  • Supportingand documenting product trials.

  • Assistingthe customer with operational optimization and troubleshooting.

  • Providingdata analysis and interpretation.

  • Providingcustomer training.

  • Assisting inthe sales process through all of the above.

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

  • Providingdocumented trial results, review, and reporting on existing and newproducts.

  • Assist withproduct performance issues.

  • Review andreport project results.

  • Interpretproject data and provide feedback.

Assist in product development projects by:

  • Assist indeveloping product performance criteria.

  • Developfield scale trial plans.

  • Provideon-site trial assistance.

  • Report andinterpret data.


You are well qualified if you have the following education, experience, skills and attributes:

  • B.S. 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.

  • Strong capabilities in Microsoft Excel.

  • 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.

  • Experience with customer interfacing and/or presentation of technical data.

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

  • Self-starter; independent achiever and highly motivated with good organizational skills.

  • Willingness to travel up to 50% - this position will be home office based with customers in primarily the Midwest region.

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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