Engineer II- Plant

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Date: Jan 23, 2023

Location: Adrian, MI, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and about 14,500 employees from 70 nations.


WACKER SILICONES is one of the world’s biggest silicone manufacturers with silicone-based system solutions and over 3,000 different products. At our Adrian site, we are currently looking for a ​Engineer II- Plant​ to join our growing team.


Plant Engineer Overview:

  • This position supports production and maintenance activities for optimizing our processes and to execute projects to improve the safety, efficiency, capacity and capabilities of the designated production units. 
  • This work is accomplished by utilizing sound project management, process engineering and plant engineering practices and ensuring work is performed in accordance with Wacker’s internal policies / procedures and government regulations. 
  • Safe work practices and incorporation of safe designs are a requirement for this position.
  • This position will require working on a multi-discipline team to accomplish objectives.
  • The primary schedule for this position is Monday – Friday during the day.  Since the Adrian site is a 24/7 operation there will be times when off shift support is required.
  • This position is located at the Adrian MI facility.



  • Bachelors Degree
  • Minimum 3 years experience in Similar Field 
  • Mechanical or Chemical Engineering with experience in project management required
  • Experience with reliability management preferable
  • Six Sigma / Lean knowledge preferable
  • Proficient with Microsoft suite of products preferable


WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!


We are looking forward to your online application at
Reference Code: 23614 



The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions 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.

Nearest Major Market: Adrian
Nearest Secondary Market: Ann Arbor