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DuPont currently has a position available for an experienced Chemical Engineer in the Chloroprene Monomer plant at the Pontchartrain Site in Laplace, Louisiana. Strong technical skills, attention to detail, and a thorough understanding of Process Safety Management principals are essential skills for success in this role.
The Monomer engineer:
Works for the Neoprene Manufacturing Technology Leader
Works with other Engineers in other disciplines and plant operators
Communicates to site & business management
Is responsible for a specific area of the process to:
Conduct Process Hazard Reviews
Maintain Safe Operating Conditions
Manage process & technology change
Make process improvements using Six Sigma Methodology
The Chloroprene Monomer plant consists of seven distinct operating units with other supporting units producing beta Chloroprene for an on-location Neoprene production plant. When viewed all together the Monomer plant operates just about all the various types of unit operations.
The Pontchartrain site contains the Chloroprene Monomer Unit, the Neoprene Polymer Unit, a Kevlar Monomer Unit, and a steam plant. The site is conveniently located on the Mississippi River with access to Interstates 10 & 55 approximately 40 miles from both New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Louisiana. South Louisiana's unique culture and Gulf Coast climate offer year round opportunities for fun and adventure.
BS Chemical Engineering from ABET Accredited University Program
Minimum of last 2 years working in a chemical plant
2-5 years of experience supporting plant operations
Experience with Chlorine
Experience with reactive monomers
Six Sigma Green Belt certification or higher
DuPont is an equal opportunity employer.
DuPont is an E-Verify employer.
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