DuPont Electrical Engineer in Penang, Malaysia

Electrical Engineer (Job Number: 189583W-01)



  • Proactively identifying, troubleshooting and resolving issues related to electrical and instrumentation to support and improve efficiency of the manufacturing facilities.

  • Daily monitoring of maintenance performance in the facility.

  • Liase with the external body especially Suruhanjaya Tenaga, TNB, site Electrical consultant etc.

  • Manage and train a group of Chargeman and instrumentation technician

  • Design and execution of experiments to improve maintenance performance.

  • Monitor plant performance and drive proactive continuous improvement of maintenance work practices and procedure.

  • Working with plant operational ring teams to drive continuous improvement efforts.

  • Support for new product and technology introductions to the plant, interfacing with others in the company.

  • Execution of detailed projects covering technical aspects of manufacturing.

  • Implement the plant preventive and predictive maintenance programs.

  • Cost, material and efficiency studies.

  • Leadership of project teams, where appropriate.

  • Maintenance documentation.

  • Design and development of operations protocols, processing equipment installations and plant upgrades.




  • Education: Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering. Knowledge in Instrumentation is an added advantage. Significant previous experience in similar position. (Min 5 years envisaged).

  • Proficient in operating at least one computerised business operating system and in PC Software such as Microsoft Office. Familiar with the SAP system would be preferable.

  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written English, including proficiency in telephone communication.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in accuracy and attention to detail.

  • Highly developed and effective time management capability.

  • Demonstrated ability to identify and analyse potential manufacturing problems and initiate appropriate solutions.

  • Ability to organise and run effective meetings

  • Current driver’s licence

  • Proven ability to:

  • organise self and others to obtain cooperation from people to find appropriate work solutions.

  • work independently and as part of a team..

  • use initiative to make decisions within delegated guidelines.

  • organise work flow.

  • maintain confidentiality. Desirable:

  • Previous experience in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry or Oleo chemical industry.

  • Awareness of Safety Health and Environment legislation

  • Hands on experience in plant maintenanceGood knowledge and experience in electrical and instrumentation

Primary Location: APAC-Malaysia-Penang-Penang

Organization: Nutrition and Health

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Entry Level

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