DuPont Maintenance Mechanic 2 in Remington, Indiana

Maintenance Mechanic 2 (Job Number: 198460W-01)


DuPont Nutrition & Health is seeking a Maintenance Mechanic to maintain manufacturing/packaging equipment at required operating levels in Remington, IN. In this role, the incumbent will be replacing parts, repairing equipment, and preventative maintenance. This is a day shift role that will require a rotating, on-call schedule.

Typical duties of a Mechanic include, but are not limited to:

  • Execute work orders

  • Perform preventative/predictive maintenance on equipment as assigned

  • Install and align new equipment

  • Service, troubleshoot, and repair any problem of any nature in mechanical and electrical area including, but not limited to, pumps, grinders, fire protection, boilers, electrical circuits, motors, controllers, pneumatic controls and valves, computer interfacing and maintenance

  • Gather and process data from multiple sources related to electrical failures

  • Troubleshoot and maintain PLCs and VSDs

  • Troubleshoot and repair Variable Speed Drives

  • Verify job is complete and machine made whole before turn over

  • Maintain site safety and environmental requirements and policies


The following are required:

  • High school diploma/GED

  • A basic knowledge of hand tools and troubleshooting skills

  • The ability to work in all types of environments and weather conditions (including hot, cold, indoors, and outdoors)

  • The willingness to work a rotating, on call shift for a facility that operates 24/7

  • Positive attitude with an open-minded approach to learning

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to gather information related to mechanical/electrical failures

The following are preferred:

  • Familiarity with SAP

  • Experience with computers, including Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

  • Experience with industrial maintenance, electrical troubleshooting, PSM (Process Safety Management), basic pipefitting, boiler operation, and repair procedures

  • Knowledge of general plant and food safety requirements

  • Experience with Root Cause Analysis

Primary Location: NA-United States-Indiana-Remington

Organization: Nutrition and Health

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Entry Level

DuPont is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit our Accessibility Page for Contact Information. For US Applicants: See the “Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law” poster.