DuPont Logistics Technician in Martinez, California

Logistics Technician (Job Number: 198358W-06)


DuPont is a science company. We pursue sustainable, renewable, innovative, market-driven solutions to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges, making lives better, safer, and healthier for people everywhere. Between now and 2050, the world’s population will climb to 9 billion. This increasingly complex world places growing demands on our planet’s resources. We find solutions for needs as diverse as more plentiful, healthier food, renewably sourced advanced materials, ample energy, and better infrastructure and transportation. Our strengths in Agriculture & Nutrition, Bio-Based Industrials, and Advanced Materials enable us to address the full scope of these challenges better than any other company.

Job Description

We are looking for a talented individual to join our Avon, CA manufacturing team in the position of Process Technician - Logistics. As part of the logistics team, you will be responsible for process operation in areas across the plant. You will monitor equipment and production processes to ensure maximization of catalyst manufacturing. This involves working with our process control system, troubleshooting equipment and interacting with engineers, technicians and maintenance to optimize the operations.

Responsibilities include:

  • Packaging, loading & unloading trucks, and working outdoors

  • Maintains Certified lift truck operator, responsible for safe operation and daily inspection of vehicle for defects requiring repair.

  • Troubleshoot equipment such as valves, pumps, hoses, etc.

  • Functions as a conscientious, participative team member in work group with focus on reaching team goals.

  • Actively participate in crew and department activities (including: definition of best practices, consensus decision making, SOP development and maintenance, training, continuous improvement efforts and standardization)

  • Communicate effectively verbally and in writing regarding: division of tasks, e-mail, problem resolution, feedback, process documentation, etc.

  • Work in an organized and safe manner; address safety, GMP and housekeeping concerns

  • Contribute to continuous improvement through observations, attention to detail and follow through

  • Recommend changes, Implement, and adhere to ISO standards

  • Model appropriate behavior and hold people accountable for: Safety/Health, Environment, Ethics and Respect for People Core Values.


We are looking for an effective, results-driven, self-directed and motivated team player who communicates in an open, honest manner. In addition, qualified candidates should possess the following:

  • High school diploma and 1-3 years demonstrated manufacturing experience or certified advanced technical education required

  • Currently hold or can qualify to receive a Powered Industrial Truck/Forklift certification

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

  • Self-starter with systematic decision making, problem solving and troubleshooting skills

  • Ability to maintain standards in the areas of housekeeping, safety, attendance, DOT / shipping regulations, and product inventory and hazardous waste management

  • Ability to wear a respirator

  • Ability to prioritize and manage deadlines under pressure

  • Ability to define, write and follow Standard Operating Procedures

  • Experience with MS Office suite (Excel, Word, etc.)

  • Knowledge of safety and environmental regulations

  • Ability to perform multiple tasks and coordinate activities

  • Strong team player with an ability to work closely with all functional teams within the plant

  • Work safely and adhere to DuPont Core Value Ability to lead and uphold core values

  • Ability to do moderate to heavy stair climbing (including vertical ladders), along with the ability to work above floor surfaces (heights)

  • Ability to do moderate to heavy lifting (65 lbs)

  • Ability to work 8-hour shifts 7am-3:30pm; Weekends & Overtime as required

  • Possess a valid California driver’s license

  • Currently hold or can qualify to receive a Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) card (Note, information regarding TWIC qualification standards may be found at )

We offer a competitive benefit package that is effective on the first day of employment and includes medical, dental, vision, 401k (100% company match on contributions up to 6% plus an additional contribution of 3% of eligible pay), vacation, holiday and a bonus plan!

Primary Location: NA-United States-California-Martinez

Organization: Industrial Biosciences

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Entry Level

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