Dow Chemical Production Engineer in Midland, Michigan

The Dow Chemical Company is now hiring for a Production Engineer in the Phenoxies Plant (948 Building) at its Michigan Operations site in Midland, Michigan. The purpose of this role is to provide a technical resource to assist work teams on daily operations improvements in the areas of quality, cost performance, delivery reliability and full participation with Environmental, Health and Safety.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Understands all applicable process technology, equipment and control technology.

  • Work with plant personnel to optimize operations, meet Business and plant goals (production, cost, quality).

  • Participates in advanced troubleshooting and coaches others to learn these skills.

  • Implements best practices in engineering in order to optimize operations.

  • Attain a full understanding of Dow's Environmental, Health and Safety policies and procedures with the ability to translate them to implementation in the plant.

  • Lead operations' drive to zero (zero injuries and zero unplanned events).

  • Ensures Most Effective Technology (MET) and specific Operating Discipline requirements are in place.

  • Understands and applies skills and knowledge in Statistical Process Control (SPC) technology to maximize plant asset utilization and produce low cost, quality products.

  • Communicates technical information and issues to plant personnel, technology or expertise centers.

  • Participates on and leads teams in his/her area of accountability.

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an accredited institution is required; Chemical Engineering background/degree is preferred.

  • Three years manufacturing experience is required; experience in a chemical manufacturing facility is highly desired.

Domestic relocation is supported with this role.

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in 175 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, infrastructure, transportation, consumer care, electronics, and agriculture. In 2016, Dow had annual sales of $48 billion and employed approximately 56,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 7,000 product families are manufactured at 189 sites in 34 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at: www.dow.com.

 

Dow Offers:

• Competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits

• An annual variable pay program that rewards team and individual performance while sharing success across the company

• Employee stock ownership - and the commitment to long-term success that it brings

• On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

• Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

• The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

• Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

• Dow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

 

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at: http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us, you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.

Title:

Production Engineer

Location:

Michigan-Midland

Requisition ID:

1705060