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Primary focal point is continuous process improvement by leveraging existing process control applications as well as the ongoing expansion of automation throughout the mill, with main emphasis in the Pulping and Recaust areas.
Support capital improvement and repair projects by managing, engineering, designing, and implementing the process control portion of these assigned projects. This may include startup support, and/or the coordination of outside services as they relate to process control.
Work with the operations and maintenance teams to troubleshoot short and long term operational problems, issues, and opportunities as required.
Provide area engineers, operators, and maintenance personnel with appropriate training and support; such that they can perform their routine day-to-day duties.
As a team member, develop strategies that will keep the mill current with appropriate control technology. Monitor and share best practices with other mills to ensure efficient and effective use of control technologies. Ensure standardization of process performance through the use of process control techniques. Perform periodic DCS maintenance duties as needed to ensure long term system reliability.
Must have strong working knowledge of process control concepts with an emphasis on the application and hardware aspect of process control.
Candidate must be proficient with the use of at least one brand of DCS system. Special consideration will be given to candidates with Siemens PCS7 or Siemens APACS DCS experience.
A Bachelor of Science degree with five or more years of work experience in a chemical manufacturing environment. A background in paper, power, pulp processes is preferred.
Managerial/Leadership, Interpersonal Savvy, Self-Directing and Directing of Others, Strong Communication Skills, Problem Solving Skills, Action-Oriented, Conflict Management, Time and Priority Management, Intellectual Horsepower.
International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.
Ticonderoga NY 12883-9699