The Dow Chemical Company has an exciting opportunity as a Manufacturing Execution System Specialist in Auburn, MI. This job includes working with Operators, Run Plant Engineers, and Quality to provide day to day support to CSS operations for the manufacture of Silicon Carbide wafers and Epi wafers. This support includes the configuration and maintenance of the Manufacturing Process Flow and Engineering Data Collection in the Manufacturing Execution System (MES).
Support will also include the integration of MES with SAP/ECC where MES is sending process order transactional data to SAP and receiving raw material inventory from SAP. There will be instances where communication with the software vendor will be required for break/fix support and maintenance such as software patches and development of new functionalities.
Primary contact for identifying problems, troubleshooting, and providing reliable solutions for the MES system.
Integration of MES with SAP/ECC where MES is sending process order transactional data to SAP and receiving raw material inventory from SAP.
Communication with the software vendor will be required for break/fix support and maintenance such as software patches and development of new functionalities.
Collaborate with production to recommend, develop, and implement system improvements.
Evaluate software change impacts and execute validation activities.
Develop reporting capabilities within MES system to supplement operational and financial metrics
Minimum of 3 years of experience in Operations along with direct SAP and/or MES Systems experience. Proficiency in Microsoft applications, such as Word and Excel, and have the ability to learn new systems quickly.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Good interpersonal skills are required.
Must have strong multi-tasking, problem solving and time management skills.
A self-starter who can identify, prioritize and accomplish multiple tasks.
Must be able to read, write, and speak English.
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.
General understanding of coding languages as well as program logic and structure.
Server and network skills
Knowledge of the MES software from Applied Materials consisting of FAB300 (MES), Smart Factory (Operator Interface), E3 (Process Automation tool integration), and Space (SPC).
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 www.dow-dupont.com.
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.
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 http://www.dow.com/en-us/contact-us, you may call us at 1 800-523-3945 and select Option 1, or send a facsimile request to 1 989-636-3674.