Millwright-Field Machine Repair Technician

Midland, MI, USA
May 18, 2018
May 20, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ has an exciting job as a*Millwright-Field Machine Repair Technician*working in*Midland, Michigan*Operations.

This role is for a highly motivated person with mechanical equipment maintenance and repair experience that exhibits leadership skills, displays flexibility in working with others, has experience working in a chemical plant, demonstrates proficiency in electronic tools and embraces an ownership culture. This job exists to provide Machine Repair and basic pipefitting expertise and support to DAS production units within Michigan Operations.

*Job Responsibilities include:*

1. Perform preventative Maintenance on mechanical equipment according to defined schedules and procedures.

2. Troubleshoot, diagnose and provide effective repairs to all the components of mechanical equipment and electro-mechanical equipment (primarily rotating equipment) including pumps, compressors, agitators, drive systems, conveyors, centrifuges, agitators, etc.

3. Respond to occasional off-hours call-ins from plants during an emergency.

4. Perform basic pipefitting and assist other trades as workload demands.

5. Perform basic hand rigging as part of maintenance tasks.

6. Act as Maintenance representative for coordination of time sensitive and large multi-craft repairs.

7. Develop procedures to efficiently, effectively and safely diagnose and repair Process equipment

8. Mentor / train others in proper Machine Repair procedures and technology

9. Participate in Machine Reliability Improvement activities as appropriate (e.g. Spare Parts list generation)

10. Provide Machine Repair SME support to Improvement / Capital Projects

11. Provide Machine Repair expertise in Root Cause Investigations

12. Provide updates as required into our Maintenance Management System (ECC/SAP/NEA)

13. Participate in on-call duties including the rotational Machine Repair Craft-on-Call Process.

14. Strict compliance to the Improve Reliability, Global Maintenance and Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) Work processes is critical to efficient and cost effective maintenance operations at the site.

15. Effective use of electronic tools such as Maintenance Management System and Parts Procurement (ECC/SAP/NEA), Dow Workstation applications, and other various tools are required.

*Required Qualifications:*

• At least 2 years work experience in a chemical, manufacturing and/or industrial experience is required.

• Must be willing to work some overtime as necessary to meet plant needs.

• In this role this person will interface closely with a variety of roles within the maintenance and operate plant work processes which require effective interpersonal skills, good written communication skills and good verbal communication skills.

• Must be able to read, write, and speak English.

• Must be able to willing and able to work in such environments wearing safety equipment, such as respirators, earplugs, goggles, and steel-toed shoes.

• Must be able to willing and able to work in such environments with frequent bending, reaching, and lifting.

• Must be able to willing and able to work in such environments working in tight or closed-in spaces.

• Must be willing and able to climb stairs/ladders and working high off the ground.

• Must be willing and able to stand or walk for extended periods of time.

• Must have a current, valid US driver's license

• A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.

*Preferred Qualifications:*

• 5 years or more work experience in machine repair and maintenance is preferred.

• Previous leadership skills/experience is preferred.


• A minimum of a High School Diploma, GED or equivalent is required.

• A two year degree in mechanical engineering technology or a related technology is desired.

We are excited to announce that Corteva Agriscience™ is the name of the new Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer and Dow AgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create a more efficient food system.

At Corteva Agriscience™, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.


*Millwright-Field Machine Repair Technician*



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