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Senior Engineer - Paper Group
Atlanta, GA or Home based
 
Georgia-Pacific is seeking an experienced Senior Engineer to support our Containerboard & Cellulose business.  This Senior Engineer will provide subject matter expertise around paper processes and technology.  This position will report to our headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, however, due to the amount of travel this role has the option to be home-based.  Candidates must be willing and able to travel up to 80%, primarily to our 11 mills primarily located in the Southeast. 

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Provide guidance and expertise in system optimization, conceptual studies, feasibility analysis, process design, commissioning & start-up and trouble-shooting of paper machine systems
  • Provide support of existing machine operations, as well as provide recommendations and guidance for improvement
  • Work with operations, suppliers/vendors and engineering teams to help develop scope for paper mill related projects
  • Work with a broad range of technical and operations people in search for the next technology development or process improvement opportunity
  • Write reports, generate data, perform calculations, and design presentations
  • Systems covered will include the following process areas: stock preparation, forming, press section, dryer section, reel and winder in containerboard and cellulose manufacturing division
  • As a member of the Paper Process Technology and Engineering group, the successful candidate will support all eight OPEX elements (EH&S, Compliance, Reliability, Production, Yield, Costs, Quality and Capital Projects) at the manufacturing locations using industry experience, benchmarking, continuous knowledge sharing and best practices assessment.  Some examples include:
    • Assist manufacturing facilities in maximizing throughput and reducing costs while increasing process capability to deliver the required product quality
    • Provide expertise in process engineering aspects of capital projects, from front-end conceptual. Help with start-up, operations training and post start-up optimization.
    • Coordination, review and approval of process work done by engineering consultants.
    • Will develop, plan and conduct mill scale process evaluation trials.

What You Will Need:


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in paper manufacturing or engineering consulting
  • Minimum of 3 years Capital Project experience in the Pulp & Paper Industry
  • Microsoft Office experience to include: Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 80% travel


 

What Will Put You Ahead?


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science degree or higher in Engineering or Pulp & Paper Science
  • Ten (10) or more years of experience in paper manufacturing or engineering consulting
  • Practice and knowledge of structured troubleshooting techniques (RCA, Kepner Tregoe, etc.)
  • Data Analysis interpretation and development (6-sigma, lean philosophies)
  • Design level subject matter expertise in areas of paper technology
  • National / Global multi mill exposure to paper production
  • Development and execution of training opportunities including content develop and organization

 


 

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Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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