Senior Process Engineer

PURPOSE: The Senior Tissue Mill Process Engineer will proactively coordinate and lead the manufacturing operations on the paper machines to ensure the achievement of department objectives for Safety, Quality, Production, etc. The successful candidate will act as a technical resource for the operations team, and lead project and process improvement efforts in the paper mill.

  • Monitor measurement systems to ensure consistency between crews and assist in communicating key performance indicators to the crews
  • Ultimately responsible for ensuring assets are adequately maintained with necessary tools, materials, and supplies needed for operation;
  • Ensure housekeeping and overall department appearance meet or exceed company standards;
  • Coordinate maintenance and operational resources on a daily basis and a down day basis;
  • Coach/develop/mentor Process Techs and Process Engineer
  • Lead teams through trouble-shooting exercises leading to process stability and improvement;
  • Support capability development and provide feedback for operating teams;
  • Develop a climate which encourages the participation and involvement of all employees to pursue continuous development and continuous improvement;
  • Ensure the team is following the department and the site safe work practices and the site PPE rules and procedures
  • Ensure the team is staying compliant with the site safety training and the site hearing testing
  • Responsible for Operational supply ordering and the Paper machine clothing ordering and record keeping
  • Run and lead a minimum of two green belt projects a year

  • B.S. Chemical Engineer or Pulp and Paper science required
  • 5+ years in an operations leadership role in a Paper or Consumer Packaged Goods processing facility
  • Strong coaching and mentoring skills with experience in leading change
  • Excellent communication skills, comfortable presenting up to senior level audiences
  • Advanced systems aptitude and excellent computer skills, including Windows-based Excel
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