Dow Chemical Rancho Cucamonga Production Engineer/Improvement Engineer in Rancho Cucamonga, California

The Dow Chemical Companyhas an exciting opportunity for aProduction Engineer and Improvement EngineerinRancho Cucamonga, California. The purpose of this position is to safely, maximize the utilization of plant assets and resources to meet Business and Customer needs. This position is viewed as an entry to mid-level production, process, and technology, engineer for the Manufacturing site.

  • Primary Responsibilities: *

  • Lead by example in the use of Life Critical Standards, Safe Work Practices and Behavior Based Safety.

  • Establish and set targets for improved batch cycle times.

  • Assists with development and improvement of manufacturing processes and associated Operating disciplines

  • The position is for both run plant and Improvement engineer responsibilities and support for the Rancho Polyurethane Systems production facility.

  • Assist manufacturing team with identification, evaluation, and prioritization of resources needs: Maintenance and reliability expenditures, capital improvement, and process improvement.

  • Works closely with Production Leader, Operations leader, and operations staff

  • Acts as a support engineer for improvement projects for Manufacturing in alignment with Business, Site, and Company goals utilizing standard technology, evaluation, management tools and processes.

  • Monitors and communicates performance issues, recognition opportunities, and development and training needs and desires of Dow employees to the Operations and Manufacturing Leaders.

  • Support implementation of applicable Global Work Processes and Tools.

  • Lead Root Cause Investigations for Manufacturing-related production, Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) and quality failures in responsible areas. Follow up on corrective actions to ensure effectiveness.

  • Mentor other technicians on site including Maintenance and Production techs.

  • Able to perform process engineering calculations on process containing equipment and pump sizing, exchanger design, etc.

  • Work closely with the Technology Center to close internal and external technology and safety gaps per the site project technology plan.

  • Update plant Piping and Instrument Diagrams ( P&IDs) per project changes and ensure P&IDs are up to date.

  • * Note:Domestic relocation assistance is available for this opportunity.

  • Required Qualifications: *

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering

  • Manufacturing experience either as core job or internship

  • 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:

  • Degree discipline in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering

  • 2-5 years of manufacturing experience

About DowDuPont

DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at:

The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.

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:, you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.


Rancho Cucamonga Production Engineer/Improvement Engineer


California-Rancho Cucamonga

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