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This is a 100% remote position with 50% travel (30% domestic and 20% international) included. Local candidates in Auburn Hills, MI or Wilmington, DE have the option to work a hybrid schedule.
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The Technical Service & Development Specialist – Delrin will provide field technical and application development support for the Americas (North & South America) region supporting customers in thermoplastic injection moulding, consulting in part design, tool design and prototype manufacturing.
NOTE: Visa sponsorship/support is NOT available for this position, including any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process and/or future work visa renewals (e.g., F-1 (CPT or OPT), H-1B, O-1, TN, etc.) New hires must have a valid SSN number prior to hire to obtain employment with DuPont.
Your key responsibilities will be/what you’ll do:
+ Basic support for specialty processes (extrusion, blow molding, specialty injection molding)
+ Leading technical programs in collaboration with marketing and sales representatives
+ Networking with the global technical team
+ Identifying productivity and quality improvements at customer manufacturing sites
+ Observation, Assessments and Validation of technical trends and new processing technologies relevant for engineering polymers
+ Actively driving the technical specification of DuPont’s range of Delrin® polyacetal resins in existing and new applications by understanding customer needs and promoting the Delrin® value proposition to key decision-makers throughout the value chain.
+ Working with Marketing, Technology, Product teams to identify, target and grow a pipeline of profitable growth opportunities.
+ B.S. in Mechanical, Chemical or Manufacturing Engineering
+ 5-7 years of industry experience including min of 1-year practical experience in thermoplastic injection molding required.
+ Analytical and methodical in solving technical challenges
+ Ability to build collaborative relationships internally and with customers
+ Demonstrable ability to “open doors”, network effectively across levels and functions, develop relationships and identify customer needs.
+ Pro-active self-starter, independent achiever and results-oriented team player.
+ Engagement and ownership to drive innovation projects for sophisticated customers to completion within tight timelines
+ Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office-based applications
+ Proficiency in tool making, CAE or process simulation tools is a plus.
+ Fluent in English. Knowledge of Spanish and/or Portuguese would be an added advantage.
+ Readiness to travel >50%.
Key reasons for you to apply:
+ On-going learning and personal development opportunities in a rewarding work environment.
+ Start or continue on a career journey that can span different businesses, projects and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth.
+ Additionally, diversity, equity and inclusion are central to our high-performing culture.
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