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Electrical Engineer - Machine Controls at Georgia- Pacific

Posted in Architecture 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Green Bay, Wisconsin

Job Description:

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Electrical Engineer – Machine Controls


The Georgia-Pacific Consumer Products Group Engineering team is looking for an Electrical Engineer – Machine Controls to join us in our Green Bay, WI location.  The selected individual will act as a liaison between the CPG Engineering Group and IT group to facilitate networking with PLCs for data collection. If you are seeking opportunity where you can use your technical skills and project management skills to innovate and create value, we are interested in learning more about you!
The CPG Engineering team consists of nearly 200 individuals across the United States working with our 15 Tissue Towel and Napkin mills and our 8 Dixie facilities on capital project execution as well as run-ability of current assets.  We are engineers, project managers and designers focused on a quality delivery.  We partner with our mills as one team, one vision, one result. 
Georgia Pacific employs roughly 2,200 people at our Green Bay facility. Every day, GP employees and products help maintain a strong, stable economy in Northeastern Wisconsin. Green Bay offers year-round recreation with 19 ski resorts with 100 miles of fishing and boating on rivers and the Great lakes. 
Our culture is defined by the Market-Based Management® philosophy which guides everyday decision making and provides employees with opportunities to contribute and personally benefit from the value they create.
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Providing electrical engineering support for capital projects, primarily for the GP Consumer Products tissue mill system

  • Providing technical support for Georgia-Pacific facilities manufacturing

  • Developing scopes, estimates, and schedules for the electrical portions of projects

  • Developing conceptual and detailed engineering and design

  • Supporting ITOT infrastructure to include designing the network layout to include the sub network

  • Preparing specifications and bid packages for electrical equipment and installation services

  • Participating in bid evaluation and selection

  • Project field engineering, including construction, startup, and commissioning support 

  • Preparing project status reports and related communications

  • Providing leadership for external engineering resources on some capital projects

  • Supporting overall project scope, estimate, schedule, and investment proposal development 

  • Supporting project budgeting, spending forecasts, project scheduling, and procurement

  • Providing technical support to GP facilities including control systems support, PLC programming, machine safety, and Electrical Safe Work Practices expertise

  • Applying Georgia-Pacific’s Market Based Management (MBM) to drive long term value creation and support GP Manufacturing and Business partners

  • Applying judgment and critical thinking to accomplish goals, increase efficiency, and stay within project budget

  • Dealing with multiple issues simultaneously with a sense of urgency

  • Demonstrating the ability to work in team environments.

What You Will Need:
Basic Qualifications:

  • Four (4) or more years of Electrical Engineering experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher OR four (4) or more years additional experience in lieu of a Bachelor’s Degree

  • Experience developing machine ethernet or computer networks

  • Experience in machine control, ISO 13849, and machine networks

  • Experience with National Electrical Code NEC

  • Willing and able to travel up to 50% of the time


What Will Put You Ahead?
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with NFPA 70 E

  • Experience in the paper Industry

  • Experience programming PLC’s from clean slate to include writing the entire program from start to finish

  • Experience providing consultation on complex projects as a top-level contributor/Subject Matter Expert

  • Project Management experience

  • Maintenance reliability experience



Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

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