PROCESS ENGINEER

Valdosta, GA

Req #4780
Posted: 07/15/21

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 resumes for multiple Process Engineer’s in our Valdosta, GA. Paper Mill.
 

The Process Engineer is responsible for providing process optimization and engineering support for the mill which will include but not limited to, compliance process coordination, lean projects, quality, and product safety, and analytical and systems support.
 


Principle Accountabilities:

Develops and maintains methods for tracking and reducing operational costs.
Coordinate the efforts of our outside resources to improve our operation by filtering and utilizing appropriate information.
Conduct data analysis projects and uses data to make business decisions. Assignments may include some work at higher levels for training and development purposes.
Ensure that pulp, power, paper and all support operations are compliant with all applicable environmental State and Federal permits and laws.
Consult with engineering on capital planning and project implementation for process modifications or upgrades.
Support the Mills goals for safety, environmental, and other areas of need.
Effectively manage jobs for the best result at the lowest cost.
Look for opportunities to solve issues, reduce cost, and improve planning performance.
Effectively manages contractors for performing jobs.
Performs other responsibilities as needed.


Basic Qualifications


Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering, Pulp & Paper Science or equivalent education and experience required.
A minimum of 2-4 years’ experience in process engineering or production in the Pulp & paper industry Experience using Microsoft Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, Project, and AutoCAD.
Successful completion of drug screen required and authorization to work in the U.S.


Preferred Qualifications

Pulp & Paper industry experience preferred.


The successful candidate must possess the following Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:


Ability
to be able to work well under pressure and within time constraints, multi-task, and build sound relationships with both internal and external customers
Ability to exhibit excellent communication, analytical, organizational, and computer skills.
Capable of independently making sound decisions through creative problem-solving, ambiguity, and change.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple requests simultaneously.
Ability to read and understand technical correspondence, memos, instructions, and reports.
Ability to apply skills to continuous process improvement while maintaining maximum levels of safety.
Demonstrated leadership skills and abilities.
Strong planning and follow up skills.
Excellent people and process management skills.

PCA provides a competitive comprehensive benefits package.

All qualified applicants must apply at Careers.packagingcorp.com to be considered.

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