DuPont Process Control & Automation Engineer in St. Joseph, Missouri

Process Control & Automation Engineer (Job Number: 199908W-01)


DuPont currently has an opportunity for a Process Control & Automation Engineer to join our St. Joseph, Missouri site. In this critical role, you will be responsible for upgrading our process control to modern technology and implement automation throughout our manufacturing facility.

This position will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Responsible to follow all safety, food safety, quality procedures and practices

  • Safe and timely implementation of projects

  • Leads automation and process control initiatives; preparation of conceptual design, provide overall discipline leadership and coordination in their functional processes on projects

  • Provides tactical level automation and process control technical services

  • Apply engineering principles and knowledge to support the development, implementation, commissioning and validation of the successful operation of applications and solutions

  • Serve as site Electrical Safety Resource

  • Providing direction for site electrical safety

  • Assisting site to meet all electrical safety requirements based on regulations and corporate policies

  • Assisting in site projects to help ensure that electrical systems are designed using engineering solutions to minimize hazards

  • Drive continuous improvement in processes and methods

  • Support manufacturing floor and process troubleshooting



To be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field, such as Electrical Engineering

  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in manufacturing

  • Knowledge and experience with manufacturing field instrumentation, PLC, HMI, etc

  • Knowledge and experience with electrical power and distribution systems

  • Ability to interact with all levels of employees

  • Work with general or minimal supervision

The following are preferred:

  • Experience in food production facility

  • Knowledge in Wonderware Softwares

Primary Location: NA-United States-Missouri-St. Joseph

Organization: Nutrition and Health

Schedule: Full-time

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

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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