Capital Engineer

International Falls, MN

Req #20120
Posted: 07/15/24

As a Fortune 500 company, Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) is an ideas and solutions company.  Our corrugated packaging business seeks to be the leader in helping our customers — large and small — package, transport and display products of all kinds.  Our white paper business delivers Paper With Purpose by providing the highest level of customer service and operational excellence.  We have approximately 15,000 team members in more than 100 locations in the United States that strive to meet the local needs of our customers.  Our mission is to serve the needs of our customers, today and tomorrow, with products and services that exceed expectations for performance and environmental responsibility.

People • Customers • Trust

We are seeking applicants for a Capital Engineer in our International Falls, MN Paper Mill.  The International Falls facility is a White Paper Mill owned by Packaging Corporation of America.

Principle Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and manage mill capital projects, with a focus on mechanical.
  • Responsible to provide engineering services to maintenance and operating department personnel as required to resolve all mechanical issues. Includes developing scope, plans, project justifications, cost estimates, engineering design, equipment and material specifications, manage project costs, schedules, consultants, contractors and construction along with start-up.
  • Responsible for safety plans, on-time, on-budget, trouble free projects with all customers.
  • Interact with purchasing, accounting, and other departments throughout the mill.


Basic Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree in engineering required with a minimum of 3 years of experience in an industrial setting or equivalent experience and Project Management skills.  
  • Microsoft office experience including experience with Microsoft Project.
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S.


PCA provides a competitive comprehensive benefits package.

All qualified applicants must apply at to be considered.

PCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.